We are proud to introduce the first edition of MEGAPHONE Central Asia and Caucasus that welcomes activists and NGOs from the regions to share the latest social media knowledge and tools. Join us online, June 21st-29th!
The event is available to registered participants and consists of 6 interactive workshops in Russian and English on:
- creating visually pleasing graphics for Facebook and Instagram using Canva,
- making great videos with just your phone,
- producing podcast episodes on a limiting budget,
- and building effective digital strategies to strengthen your online activism.
We have joined forces with top communications and social media experts that will help the activists navigate through the topics and to use social media to their advantage.
Kairzhan Albarazov, the author and host of the Kazakh “Findyourb” podcast
George Gogua, Georgian journalist and visual storyteller
Dante Likona, social media strategist, currently working for the IFRC
Val Voshchevska, Head of Digital Engagement, Amnesty International
Kasia Zwolak-Szwechowicz, Communication Wizard, TechSoup Europe
Raising Women’s Voices Session
MEGAPHONE Central Asia and Caucasus will also provide a safe space to share experiences, network and listen to inspiring talks during the “Raising women’s voices – role of social media” closed session for activists working in the women’s rights field.
Our speakers are Dina Smailova from NeMolchi.KZ, Nigina Khalmukhamedova, Exponaut (Uzbekistan), TBC GrlzWAVE (Georgia) and Hera Hussein, the founder of CHAYN. The session will be moderated by Irina Matvienko, NeMolchi.UZ (Uzbekistan)
The event is dedicated to activists and NGOs from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan only. The language of the event will be Russian (unless otherwise specified) with an English translation provided.
You do not have to have any prior communications experience or be a registered NGO to participate – all activists and civic initiatives are welcome!
Please note that the number of participants is limited. The registration ends June 19th.
Head over to MEGAPHONE Central Asia and Caucasus website and register now! Know someone that might be interested? Refer them to this page.