Technology
 Canada
Project #11284

Building Youth Media Capacity

by Taking IT Global
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Summary

TakingITGlobal is delivering innovative programming for youth to engage in hands on media production and share their perspectives on the social issues that affect them.
$10,000
total goal
$5,775
remaining
18
donors
0
monthly donors
4
years active

Challenge

The digital revolution has created spaces for young people to spread their messages on a global scale. Through TakingITGlobal's youth media programs, youth are better equipped to claim the power to create and distribute their ideas

Solution

By creating spaces for youth to think critically and engage in meaningful media-making, offering professional development opportunities to youth and educators through training, capacity-building, and exposure to 21st century tools, and ensuring that the work produced by youth artists is given international visibility and showcased.

Long-Term Impact

Youth will be empowered to express themselves using a media making strategy that is designed to engage youth in social change dialogue.

Resources

http:/​/​www.tigweb.org

Organization Information

Taking IT Global

Location: Toronto, Ontario - Canada
Website: http:/​/​www.tigweb.org
Project Leader:
Kareen Matushek
Toronto, Ontario Canada

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