Filmmakers meet NGOs is coming to Lebanon in fall of 2022!⁠

+++Our call is open! Apply HERE until 29th of August+++⁠

Are you from Lebanon?⁠
Are you a filmmaker or video content creator?⁠
Or are you working for an NGO, a social activist or otherwise engaged in civil society?⁠
Do you believe in a pluralistic and democratic society?⁠
Do you want to fight for peaceful social change?⁠

Then we think you are the perfect match for us!⁠

We are looking for filmmakers and activists from Lebanon to provide them with the knowledge and tools of storytelling and campaigning, to help them spread their message through film. To promote a social issue of their choice by⁠
… a series of online classes with experts from all fields of filmmaking, storytelling and social campaigning 🧑🏽‍💻⁠
… networking⁠
… finding your match to build a filmmaker-activist-power-couple or team 🦸🏻‍♀️🦸🏾‍♀️⁠
… developing a film concept with your project partner(s) and produce a short preview film⁠
… intensive consultation and check ups by the elda team along with an easy and structured template for developing your film concept 💁🏽‍♂️💁🏻⁠
… a 5-day seminar in Beirut 🏖️⁠
… meeting film fund representatives⁠
… the “market opportunities” where you can present your idea the most promising film concepts are awarded with a cash booster 💰⁠

We are proud and excited to work on this project with our partners Sabine Abi Aad @shedaresbysabine and INJAZ Lebanon @injazlebanon aswell as @men.tell8@bromwkhdom and Read with Ninette @ninetteabiatallah

Your expected effort⁠
Take part in 7 after work online sessions in September 2022 (2-3 hours each)⁠
Work on a film concept and a short preview film (in a team)⁠
Join the 5 day seminar in Beirut (nov 8th-12th 2022)⁠

There is no participation fee – generous funding is provided by the German Federal Foreign Office

young women for politics is a great opportunity for Palestinian women to get their voices heard and gain more impact in local politics!⁠

+++Please apply HERE until 24th of August 2022+++⁠


Are you from West Bank or Gaza?⁠
Are you between 20 and 40 years old?⁠
Are you interested in peaceful social-political change?⁠
Are you engaged in civil society or working in politics or for an NGO?⁠
Do you believe in a pluralistic and democratic society?⁠

Then we think you are the perfect match for us!⁠

We are looking for socially or politically engaged women from the Palestinian territories, to provide them with the knowledge and tools of Democratic change and pluralism, to enhance the women participation in politics.⁠

“Young Women for Politics” contains …⁠

… a series of online classes and mentoring with experts from the fields of political communication and strategy🧑🏽‍💻⁠

… a lot of networking⁠

… jointly develop strategies for women’s political participation by building superwomen-power-couple or team 🦸🏻‍♀️🦸🏾‍♀️⁠

… intensive consultation and check ups by the elda team⁠

… the chance to win a 4-day networking trip to #berlin

We are proud and excited to work on this project with our project partners Palestinian Consultative Staff for Developing NGOs (PCS) and Factory-x.

Your expected effort:⁠
Take part in 8 after-work online sessions in September 2022 (2-3 hours each)⁠
Work on developing strategy (in a team)⁠
Join the workshops in Ramallah in October 2022⁠
Optional: Apply for the 4 day networking trip to Berlin⁠

Find the details and apply for our exclusive and innovative program “Young Women for Politics”!⁠
https://forms.gle/uvfCJg2qd2ink2mJ8

There is no participation fee – generous funding is provided by the German Federal Foreign Office

+++Register here! +++

digital media lab | Ukraine 2022

Are you from Ukraine?
Are you a young journalist, blogger, storyteller, media professional or student?
Do you believe that good journalism can make a difference especially in times of war?

Then we think you are the perfect match for us!

Whether you are currently living in Ukraine or anywhere else, this program will broaden your network, help you advance and use your journalistic skills for the social good and support you on establishing yourself on the European media scene.

The program offers …

… a series of online classes with experts from different fields of journalism, storytelling, rhetorics and social campaigning 🧑🏽‍💻
… the opportunity to develop a journalistic format to spread your message
… close consultation and check ups by the elda team along with an easy-to-use and structured template for developing your journalistic format 💁🏽‍♂️💁🏻
… a 5-day workshop in Warsaw (online participation possible)
… networking
… meeting international journalists and storytellers

We are proud and excited to work on this project with our partners Institute Respublica and Right to Dignity.

Your expected effort

Take part in 7 after work online sessions in September-October 2022 (2-3 hours each)
Work on your own journalistic concept and hand in a brief pitch
Join the 5 day seminar in Warsaw (dec 5.-8. 2022)
There is no participation fee – generous funding is provided by the German Federal Foreign Office 🙏

Apply now for our exclusive and innovative program “Digital Media Lab”!

There is no participation fee. Generous funding is provided by the German Federal Foreign Office.

Dates:

Part I: online basis school

7 online afternoon classes in September-October 2022 (starting at 3.30 pm EEST, duration 2-3 hours)
Mon, 12.9. kick off – introduction, expectations & exchange
Tue, 20.9. lecture: digital storytelling – interview & journalistic skills
Thur, 22.9. lecture: digital formats – enhance your strategy, content & techniques
Tue, 27.9. practice: digital storytelling – narrative analysis & group work on own formats
Thur, 29.9. practice: digital formats – create your own content strategy in groups
Tue, 4.10. lecture: self presentation for journalists – develop a convincing job profile (in Ukrainian)
Thur, 6.10. recap & next steps – present your work status

Part II: Develop a journalistic format guided by experts

On your own time, you will develop your format, following the newly learned steps
Update Calls are provided by the elda team
You hand in you pitch until the middle of october

The best concepts are chosen by our jury and invited to Part III

Part III: 5 day seminar in warsaw
Trainings tailored to the participants needs
Finalizing & publishing of journalistic concepts
Dec 5th – Dec 9th 2022

+++ Our call is open! Apply via THIS GOOGLE FORM +++

femme digitale academy | germany & luxembourg 2022

+++ Please apply until 21st of August 2022 +++

Are you from Ukraine living in Germany or Luxembourg?

Are you an IT professional or talent, looking for a job in IT in a big European company? 

Do you want trainings for meeting & corporate culture, job interview skills, communication and leadership techniques, conflict management and personal coaching for your career start in your new home? 

Then we think you are the perfect match for us!

The Femme Digitale Academy prepares Ukrainian IT talents for the German labor market: It offers suitable jobs for Ukrainian women and skilled professionals for German companies. The academy recruits, empowers and integrates Ukrainian IT talents into the participating companies with trainings, online seminars and personal coaching – for their start and onboarding in big European companies.

It is free for participants, sponsored by companies that are looking for skilled IT employees. 

Start: september/ october 2022

We offer…

… a job in IT in a well known European company. 

… a series of trainings with experts from different fields such as coaching, communication, HR, leadership development, 

… networking with other participants as well as HR from big companies.

… personal coaching for your individual career start in Germany or Luxembourg. 

You offer…

… as a professional:
professional education and working experience in an IT job. 

… as a talent: 
other education and some working experience (1-2 years) in the IT field and interest and motivation in specialisation in IT.

… a professional level of English.

… motivation to take part in a kick-off event and ca. 6 3 h online seminars, as well as 2 h individual coaching sessions.  

Interested? 

We are looking forward to hearing from you! Please fill out the form and send us your CV. For further questions please contact info@eldacademy.org

*** the participation is free of charge for participants due to the funding from participating companies