Social Media for Social Change

Rappler.com
Social Media Exchange in Lebanon is offering a 6 month course specifically designed for women on digital storytelling and social media.  It’s the group’s attempt to balance the gender ratio: Arab women are outnumbered by men 2:1 on social media.
 
In the Philippines, a 4 day workshop organized by the British Council and Rappler ends Tuesday.  Its goal is to provide more tools to 40 selected Filipino youth leaders to help empower them and amplify their reach through social media.
 
 
Read more about the Lebanon program here and about changemakers in the Philippines here.