Story Seekers Workshop: 6-8 Juni 2017, Oslo

Vi inviterer til en tre-dagers storytelling og media strategi workshop i Oslo med fokus på sosial inkludering og migrasjon. Denne workshopen er tilrettelagt for aktivister; ansatte fra frivillig organisasjoner som jobber med flyktninger, asylsøkere og innvandrerer; changemakers; journalister, og bloggere fra Norge, Sverige, Danmark og Finland. Story-Seekers sitt mål er å øke frivillige organisasjoners sin kapasitet til å kommunisere effektivt med...

Rewind Radicalisation – Building up Strategies Against Extremism

What do we mean by terms like ‘radicalism’ and ‘extremism’? Is there a difference between ‘good radicalism’ and ‘bad radicalism’? What strategies can we use to counter the threat of rising extremism in local communities, and ensure that our societies remain united? These are the questions that were discussed at the conference Rewind Radicalisation – Building up Strategies Against Extremism. From...

Launching RePlan in Norway

This week at the Norsensus Mediaforum headquarters in Oslo, Razvan-Victor Sassu, Adela Fenichiu, Eliza Vas and Daniela Sima from the Young Initiative Association (AYI) visited from Bucharest, Romania. This is their second visit to Norway related to the  projects done in cooperation with Norsensus. Last year, they visited Norway as a part of the NGO capacity building project Communication for...

Google Introduces Perspective against Internet Trolls and Hateful Comments

Last week, Google announced the launch of Perspective, an API that helps online platforms and publishers host more civil conversations and keep away hateful trolls. Many readers and publishers share the ideal of the internet as a global forum for comment, debate and exchange of ideas. But in practice, maintaining this ideal has not always been easy. The daunting task of...

Nordisk evalueringsseminar en suksess

Nesten 100 deltakere bidro til å gjøre evalueringsseminaret 2017 den 16.-18. januar til en svært positiv opplevelse. Variasjonen i programmet var stort, og engasjementet hos de frammøtte enda større. Deltakerne fikk i løpet av to fullspekkede dager mange muligheter til å dele av sine tilbakemeldinger, erfaringer, tanker og ideer til Aktiv Ungdom. Alle prosjekttyper ble vurdert, og mangfoldet i tilbakemeldingene...

Microsoft Sponser Norsensus Mediaforum med Microsoft Azure

Microsoft er med å støtte Norsensus Mediaforum ved å tilby en sponset Microsoft Azure konto til en verdi av 5000 USD per år. Microsoft Azure er en cloud computing-plattform og infrastruktur for web og mobil applikasjoner, nettverk, lagring og mer skapt av Microsoft. Vi takker Microsoft for deres generøse støtte som vil hjelpe oss til å utvikle spennende løsninger for...

Unfolding the Power of Visual Storytelling in Greece

Facilitated by Norsensus Mediaforum, a two day visual storytelling workshop brought 40 NGO representatives in Greece capital, Athens. The participants explored the power of visual storytelling in civil society on 12 and 13th December. Practically they learned essential skills for visualization and producing visual content for different purposes. In the first day of the workshop, the participants learned about the structure...

Mastering storytelling for promoting better our cause

Youth workers from 9 countries were initiated in connecting the art of storytelling with organizational development, together with other youth workers from nine European countries, within Story-down walls! training course, supported by the Erasmus+ Programme. The training course, organized by Norsensus Mediaforum from Norway and Fundatia Danis from Romania, took place in Cluj-Napoca, Romania, at the end of November 2016. The...

Young Trainers from Norway, Poland and Romania Met in Transilvania

In the frame of YourKITE Erasmus+ project, 18 young trainers from Norway, Poland and Romania met in Ighiu, Romania for a one week workshop. The participants between 18 to 25 learned developing workshops for youth, on media and communication, entrepreneurship, volunteering, and labour market, during the training. The Norwegian and Polish team first met in Budapest and took a long bus ride together to...

Instagram Takes Storytelling More Seriously

Instagram's new Snapchat-like feature lets you create photo stories that expire after a day. As storytelling tools are unfolding the possibilities of exploring new exciting stories around us, Instagram gears up in this field by adding a new feature called Stories. Instead of posting carefully-chosen photos, Stories lets you post a bunch of photos throughout the day. And at the...