Advancing Digital Citizenship through Media Literacy

The U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) welcomes you to the Alumni TIES TechCamp Reconnect seminar on "Advancing Digital Citizenship through Media Literacy." On this site you will have the opportunity to engage with TechCamp and international exchange alumni working in media literacy from countries in the Western Hemisphere.

Advancing Digital Citizenship through Media Literacy

March 16-26, 2021

This virtual seminar aims to accelerate the development of innovative technology-supported solutions and digital strategies for strengthening media literacy, with sub-topics including democratic governance, transparency, elections, anti-corruption, and post-COVID-19 disinformation.

Alumni TIES TechCamp Reconnect will be an opportunity to showcase relevant, exchange program/TechCamp-inspired projects and initiatives; network with leading professionals in your field across the Americas; and receive training, mentorship, and support to grow your projects and initiatives.

Program Details

Dates: The virtual seminar will be held from Tuesday, March 16 to Friday, March 26, 2021. Please visit the agenda page for details.

Accessibility and Accommodations: Please contact the Alumni TIES team with any questions or concerns.

Social Media

For the majority of the sessions (with the exception of the reflection and networking sessions), we encourage you to share your experience through social media! Please find the social media cheat sheet below. The hashtags for this seminar are #AlumniTIES, #ExchangeAlumni, and #TechCampGlobal.

Social Media Cheat Sheet.pdf

Questions? Contact us!