#defyhatenow_Cameroon

Mobilising Civic Action to Counter Violent Extremism Online and Offline in Cameroon.

#defyhatenow_South Sudan

An urgent community peace-building, training and conflict reconciliation project in South Sudan.

#defyhatenow_Ethiopia

Mobilising civic and digital action to counter online hate speech and incitement to violence in Ethiopia.

About #DEFYHATENOW

An initiative that works on providing community-based and data-driven solutions to the problem of hate speech, disinformation and countering online incitement to violence.

 

What we do

Our thematic focus

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Education, Trauma Relief And Psychosocial Support​

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Social Media Analysis , Monitoring and Citizen Data​

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Policy Development and Political Leadership​

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Activism, Art, Campaigns​

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Open Tech and Emergency Response​

Recent updates

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#PeaceJam2024

#SelamLeEthiopia

#SelamLeEthiopia

The Letters of Peace #SelamLeEthiopia campaign seeks to collect heartfelt letters from individuals across Ethiopia and beyond, sharing their visions…

Online privacy: a major concern in today’s digital age

Online privacy: a major concern in today’s digital age

With the constant rise of social media, online shopping, and digital communication, our personal information is more vulnerable than ever

Training ofPeace Weavers for Civic Action in Cameroon 2024

Training ofPeace Weavers for Civic Action in Cameroon 2024

In setting the agenda of public discourse by raising awareness on the issues of hate speech, responsible social media use…

Combating Hate Speech in Cameroon – The Creation of an Anti-Hate Speech Creed

Combating Hate Speech in Cameroon – The Creation of an Anti-Hate Speech Creed

The purpose of this creed is to promote unity, understanding, and respect among people of different backgrounds, cultures, and beliefs.…

Final Report: Workshop on the creation of a concerted multi-stakeholder framework to combat hate speech in the media and social media in Cameroon.

Final Report: Workshop on the creation of a concerted multi-stakeholder framework to combat hate speech in the media and social media in Cameroon.

The framework aims to raise awareness and educate the general public about the challenges of hate speech.

«  A l’approche des élections, nous devons renforcer nos défenses contre la désinformation et les campagnes d’influence » – Ngala Desmond Ngala, Chef de projet pays #defyhatenow Cameroon

«  A l’approche des élections, nous devons renforcer nos défenses contre la désinformation et les campagnes d’influence » – Ngala Desmond Ngala, Chef de projet pays #defyhatenow Cameroon

Il s'exprimait en marge de la Conférence ALL #AFFCameroon sur la lutte contre la désinformation en période électorale, organisée à…

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