DefendDefenders/AfricanDefenders and Meta Digital Security Training Program
We are excited to announce our partnership with Meta and to offer comprehensive digital security training and resources. This initiative aims to empower human rights defenders, activists, bloggers, journalists, lawyers, and freelancers who actively engage with online platforms for their critical work.
Our program will cover the fundamental basics of digital security, equipping participants with essential skills to safeguard their online presence. Additionally, we will conduct advanced “Training of Trainers” sessions in subsequent training phases. These subsequent sessions will delve into handling misinformation and effectively utilizing Meta platforms, offering practical insights and strategies.
Who Should Apply:
- Human Rights Defenders
The training sessions will adopt a hybrid model, combining virtual and physical components. The choice between virtual and physical implementation will be influenced by the availability of funds.
By completing this training, participants will be better equipped to:
- Protect their online accounts.
- Respond to digital security threats.
- Assist community members in becoming more resilient to digital attacks.
To be considered for this unique opportunity, please complete the form below. The selection process will prioritize those who are most likely to benefit from the training, especially those already active online.
Rest assured; all the information provided in the form will be treated with the utmost confidentiality.