Technical assistance to promote the daily events for identity of the Roma minority using new media, specifically Blogs.
Increasing public awareness on positive models of Roma communities in five selected comunities in a period of 5 months.
These two specific objectives contribute to the overall objective of the project, namely: increasing youth communication in online environments through their work on an online environments.
What locality or neighborhood will your project focus on?
Describe the specific community with whom you will be working.
These young people even if they have a computer connected to the Internet, they have no basic knowledge for creating a blog, do not have the necessary resources needed for a domain blog page, and more do not know how to use the tools of new technology to promote the community they come from.
What kinds of news, stories and other content will be created?
Through our project we intend to promote positive practice in Roma communities, subject about the discrimination, oportunities for young people .
For the project, we select 20 young people from different backgrounds.
They will learn to build their own blog and we will create 5 blogs and also a facebook page.
With these tools they will publish weekly articles about practical, culture, Roma events and positive examples of Roma communities.
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.
During the project we intend to make partnerships with other NGOs in the media, such as Roma Journalists Association, they are a media experts and they will provide them free technical assistance whenever a young participant will needed, and will help them to face difficulties.
How many participants do you think will be involved in your project?
For the training session we wiill select 20 participants, after which they will make teams of two persons and work together. The participants will be initiated through a two-day training session, we will give each team cameras to capture the most significant images and post them on the blog.
Besides the microgrant funding, what other resources and support are you seeking for your project to ensure its success?
For this project we need only microgrants.
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