Media against Hate – Media literacy Workshops

Workshop Information Vienna (April 2017) here
Workshop Information Poland (June 2017) here

Overview – Application for Hamburg is now closed!
Where: Hamburg, Germany, Kampnagel Internationale Kulturfabrik.
Local co-organiser: Refugee Radio Network

When:
November 23rd    14:00-18:00
November 24th    9:30-21:00 (including opening CMMA – Conference on Media and Migration Awareness)
November 25th    10:00-20:30 (with participation to CMMA)

Topics:
Empowerment and protection of women journalists and media makers (round table)
Creating hate-free media environments for young people – platforms and literacy skills (training)
The role of media in fostering inclusion and combating racial intolerance (conference)

This workshop is part of the project Media against hate: www.mediaagainsthate.org, #MediaAgainstHate

Language: The language of the workshop is English.

Applications are generally open to community media practitioners, journalists, journalism schools and trainers, civil society organisations. We especially invite women, migrants and refugee journalists/media makers to apply.

Terms and conditions

  • Participants will receive the detailed agenda and all logistical information
    Please do not make any travel arrangements until you are notified about your participation!
  • You will be notified by September 21st if your application is accepted
  • You can apply by September 15th through this online form
  • To be eligible, you must be resident in a EU member state, Iceland or Liechtenstein
  • A maximum of 25 places are available
  • Participation is free of charge
  • A prerequisite to participation is the ability to collect local existing good practices and experiences related to hate speech/discrimination and the willingness to multiply/disseminate workshops’ contents and training material through your own network, train-the-trainer activities and media production
  • Workshop language is English; if necessary, translation to/from German will be provided
  • The following will be arranged and covered by the organisers:
    • Accommodation for 3 nights (including breakfast) on November 23rd, 24th and 25th in Hamburg
    • Group Dinner on November 23rd (excluding beverages)
    • Snacks/Lunch and coffee breaks on November 24th
  • The following re-imbursements will be made after the workshop upon submission of all original receipts :
    • Travel costs (up to a maximum of 350 Euro for international travel and 200 Euro for national travel)
    • Local transport (bus, tram, train, etc.; excluding taxi) up to a maximum of 30 Euro
  • Any other or additional expenses incurred will have to be covered by participants or their organisations (including expenses incurred through cancellation)
  • Participants are responsible for their travel, accident and medical insurance
  • Participants allow the organisers to use photos, audio or films recorded during the workshop for documentation and publicity purposes

 

The project is financially supported by the Rights, Equality and Citizenship (REC) Programme of the European Union, and co-funded by the Broadcasting Board of Governors (U.S.) and the Media & Internet Division of the Council of Europe.