The Organising Committee of the YouthLACIGF is preparing great activities for the YouthLACIGF 2020. This year the event will be entirely online on August 1-2. Chilean Time Zone.
The online event will address these 4 thematic areas:
—Online education and access to the internet. Digital Literacy matters!
–Misinformation, problems with social media
–COVID 19 related to privacy and cybersecurity in Latin America and the Caribbean region
–Online democracies: a new model of democracies after the pandemic?
If you are a young resident of the Latin America and the Caribbean region, you can submit your application by filling this form. Applications in English, Spanish, French and Portuguese are accepted.
Read more information on formats, deadlines and speakers at the website.
In adittion, the Organising Committee has prepared an Open Course with the support of Internet Society. Taking into account the situation of COVID-19 in the region, we considered to provide this capacity building tool as preparation for the YouthLACIGF and LACIGF online meetings. We will have webinars with experts of the Latin American and the Caribbean region on selected topics relevants for the region.
You can enroll in the course here. Deadline to enroll: May 14, 2020, 11h59pm UTC