Prevent Radicalization among Youth
How could we improve our social life on the internet? Social networks allow us to keep in contact with others and to have a lot of fun. Yet, hate and bullying risk of depriving social networks of their magic. Thus, are there any rules to follow which improve the quality of our online relations? Through a series of amazing videos, we will explore together the ways to counter hate speech and bullying on the web. Finally, you will be able to have your say and express your stand on the issue, because for us youngsters’ viewpoints matters. We are looking to hearing from you!
This campaign provides a collective and safe space where youngsters can make their voice heard on the topic concerning how to use social media in a proper and ethical way. It will ultimately aim to counter hate and violence driven speeches on social media by encouraging youth to develop a responsible and ethical form of communication online. Thanks to the creation of a set of innovative videos, we will emphasise that freedom of expression has some ethical limits that are necessary in a democratic society and will explain the legal aspects of the freedom of expression according to the Art.
10 of the European Convention on Human Rights. We will create an online platform as well where youth can further express your viewpoint in order to create a big social community which may influence the conduct of the youth of the entire Europe. During this campaign, three offline activities will be organised in Belgium and the Netherlands. We are looking to hearing your voice…your opinion means a lot to us!