CyberSmart fellowship is a three months paid fellowship for fresh graduates and early career professionals in the field of ICT, Media, and Counselling/psychology.
Fellows will undergo an intense three months training as they work with professional cyber safety teams in the region. The fellows will work as a part of SafetyComm’s national cyber safety team based in Juba with travel to the other states.
Female candidates are encouraged to apply.
SafetyComm is a platform that works on combating cyber threats to citizens in South Sudan by providing a support system to mitigate harmful cyber trends. The Initiative offers support to victims of online harm, creates awareness, and provides capacity building to various governmental, non-governmental, and private sector actors in South Sudan. The platform was established as a joint effort of #defyhatenow and the National Communication Authority, since its establishment, SafetyComm has responded to over 200 incidents related to the online safety of South Sudanese citizens, while most of these issues are viewed as common threats, SafetyComm has witnessed an increased level of new types of threats and strategies used by online scammers, hackers and various malicious actors to manipulate and harm South Sudanese online.
DHN is a national organization that works on promoting digital rights and creating a framework for increasing trust between stakeholders and communities in Africa through mobilizing civic action against all forms of hate speech, misinformation, human rights violations, and incitement to violence; with an operational base in Juba, South Sudan
NCA is the National Telecommunication and ICT regulator in South Sudan, established by an act of parliament and mandated by the Government of South Sudan to facilitate access to affordable quality ICT services through a conducive environment to enable accelerated socio-economic development in the country. NCA is currently headquartered in Juba, South Sudan, and has operations in the ten states of South Sudan and the three administrative areas.
Follow the link to apply https://forms.gle/mBFe1H7TXWDM44Zc8 before Saturday 28th May, 2022
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