The project is a series of workshops held throughout the year in the provinces of Egypt to teach a group of young 15 years of age blogging and principles of journalism and arts as well as the principles of marketing in order to grow up blogs and become local online magazine to express owners industries and to support local industries within each province.
The project also targeted to turn these blogs after a period of work to paper newspapers.
What locality or neighborhood will your project focus on?
all of Egypt's governorates
Describe the specific community with whom you will be working.
Category that I want to work with are local youth ages 15 to 25 are on the internet but I want them express through simple tools for class representation zero online are the people of the local industries and who are often among the illiterate or owners simple teach and does not use the Internet, the same time they can start their independent projects in their local communities.
What kinds of news, stories and other content will be created?
The resulting content is citizen media primarily through blogs with the help of social networking ..Content will be quite similar to the content of any Website mix between news, interviews, reports, albums of photos and video clips and a long investigation, and later will use data journalism.
What technologies and digital tools do you plan to use in the trainings?
Describe the connections that you or your organization have already established that will contribute to the success of the project.
This project does not belong to organization is the product of a workshop I attended by the local press ..Only has contacts with the host destinations training in each province.
For example, in Alexandria we have contacts to host the Alexandria library or the Swedish Institute, and in the local newspaper called Alndjaawih, in Cairo Egypt Public Library.
How many participants do you think will be involved in your project?
Targeted training 15 people in each province (27 province), and the establishment of a network of participants across Group on Facebook.
there are no guarantees to grow up blogs but even grow up during the training I hope to provide them with training tools use them at another time not find a job or actually wanted to start a special project.
I'll a new blog express the Khan al-Khalili, its continuation will encourage them continue
Besides the microgrant funding, what other resources and support are you seeking for your project to ensure its success?
I want to support in the ways of organizing the project and find out ways of measuring the results of training participants and how to create a network of all trainees to share their experiences.
soad aboghazey- blogger http://anahora.blogspot.com/