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Newsupfront: Hate speech caravan: Civic Watch, partners set to sensitize taxi drivers, lovers of peace in Buea

Hate speech caravan: Civic Watch, partners set to sensitize taxi drivers, lovers of peace in Buea  Civil society organization, Civic Watch, through the defyhatenow initiative in Cameroon is partnering with the Member of Parliament for Buea Urban, Hon. Malomba Esembe, to co-organize a “Stop Hate Speech Caravan” to denounce all forms of hate speech in …

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Africa Factchecking Fellowship – #AFFCameroon Cohort 9

Fact-checking: Defyhatenow empowers Fellows to combat false information, hate speech 2 minutes read By Ngombet Claudia In an era where misinformation has the potential to sow discord and undermine public peace, the importance of fact-checking cannot be overstated. Defyhatenow through its #AFFCameroon fellowship recognizes this pressing need and has for the past 3 years equipped …

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Conflict-sensitive reporting training in Yaounde How Journalists and bloggers can promote peace and dialogue through conflict-sensitive reporting

Cameroon: How journalists, bloggers can promote peace and dialogue through conflict sensitive reporting The Rainforest Center for Policy Research, Civic Watch Cameroon, and the rOg_agency for open culture and critical transformation have provided journalists and bloggers with the neccesary skills and knowledge to report on conflict issues responsibly and ethically, while promoting peace and dialogue …

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Field Guide: Engagement Community on Countering Hate Speech Ciblage Plus : Lutte Contre les discours de haine au Cameroun

Lutte contre le discours de haine au Cameroun : un Guide Pratique à la disposition des organisations de la société civile Le Cameroun fait face cette dernière décennie à des crises. L’Extrême-Nord du pays est touché par les attaques du groupe armé Boko Haram et les régions du Nord-Ouest et Sud-Ouest par la crise dite anglophone. …

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Newsupfront (Interview): “I will prescribe one keyword: Synergy,” Ngala Desmond said, adding that collective action is needed because “hate speech could come in any form”.

Make fight against hate speech a public commitment – Ngala Desmond The founder of Civic Watch, a community-based and youth-led organization which empowers communities to counter hate speech both online and offline says, for Cameroon to become a hatespeech-free nation, there is need for a synergy of actions. He was speaking in a recent interview …

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Atlantic Chronicles

Africa Fact-Checking Fellowship’s Cohort 8 Betters Journalists’ Professionalism written by Atlantic Chronicles October 31, 2023 Cohort 8 Fellows in a group photo By Andrew Nsoseka Introduced in Cameroon in January 2020, the Africa Fact-checking Fellowship, operating under the Defyhatenow initiative of Civic Watch, has continually spread its roots and bettered the experience and professionalism of journalists and …

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