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  • Status: Closed
  • Thematic area: Anti-corruption and public accountability
  • Country: Palestine
  • Year approved:2016

Shahed

  • Name of organisation / initiative supported: Witness Center for Citizen's Rights and Social Development
  • Start date: 1 March 2016
  • End date: 28 February 2017

Initiative summary:

Shahed is training 25 young people from the Refugee Camps of Jenin and Askar (Nablus’ neighbourhood) on story writing and use of social media tools to report and raise awareness on economic and social challenges faced by local communities.

The initiative will set up an e-media platform composed of a community radio along with a website and social media tools in order to reach out to a broader audience.

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