Yes, The U.S. Embassy in Jordan / Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs (NEA) of the U.S. Department of State has announced an open competition for organizations to submit applications to develop and implement the “TechCamp Jordan (Hakkerha): Entrepreneurial Approaches to Countering Disinformation & Misinformation” program in September 2021.
TechCamp Jordan will bring together youth with proven talents in fields such as coding, statistics, design, journalism, and technology to develop innovative solutions to the challenges of online misinformation, disinformation and propaganda. Participants will launch real-world entrepreneurial solutions under the guidance of trusted mentors, activists, advisors and officials. Ultimately, TechCamp Jordan will establish a network to incubate new ideas and champion innovative social entrepreneurship in the post-pandemic world within the domain of media and information literacy, with a special focus on countering disinformation.
The deadline to submit applications for this program is 10-Aug-21.
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