|Digital inclusion focus:||What we do (2022):||What we will do (end of 2023):|
|Universal, equal access||Defend and promote universal and equal access in the digital civic space.|
Seek to close and mitigate digital divide(s) through applying digital inclusive approaches such as designing inclusive tech, inclusive content and inclusive, gender transformative teams.
|Be part of global alliances > provide evidence for advocacy to internationally lobby and advocate for global social change e.g. A4AI, APC, ITU|
With partners, work to strengthen online / offline touchpoints using variety of media channels through hybrid programming and partner selection.
|Meaningful connectivity||With our RNTC Media Training Centre, we work on improving digital skills through capacity strengthening (CS) and training of local CSOs working or aspiring to work, in the digital space including Digital Safety & Security, content creation, moderation and producing media to counter disinformation.||Play an active role in developing the digital skills of women by working with partners to offer in-country digital traineeships.|
Improve the media literacy of young people and empower them to identify and defend themselves from disinformation through increased CS opportunities for change-makers.
|Focus:||What we do (2022):||What we will do (end of 2023):|
|Freedom of opinion and expression (and access to information)||With partners, we co-create safe spaces online for young people to communicate & express themselves.|
Smart targeting & moderation: ensures inclusivity and accessibility for all young people, esp. women > mitigate online hate speech and harassment.
|Capacity strengthen CSOs on how data can provide insights into young people’s needs, interests and behaviour > improve content and engagement on digital platforms.|
Provide CS to CSOs and young people on how to recognise, monitor and combat dis-, mis-information & online hate speech & how to create counter-polarising narratives.
|Meaningful connectivity||CS on digital content creation to CSOs > pluralistic and diverse.|
CS on disinformation and counter narratives > CSOs and media professionals.
CS on election reporting & investigative journalism > media professionals
|Provide CS to increasing # CSOs & media professionals > verify impact through operational research.|
Collect evidence of censorship and violations of the right to freedom of opinion and access to information from partners.
Hold platforms accountable in content governance > work with advocacy organisations to influence change at a large scale by sharing evidence of violations.
Present evidence at conferences to build movement of change and increase platform accountability.
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RNW Media has an ambitious vision and is always looking for ways to partner with like-minded organisations. We already have a great network of partners and donors. Be sure to contact us if you want to be a part of it.