Local Actions


The FashionForwardNarratives: Empowering Sustainability - Local Action - Case Study

Today, we would like to share with you an important awareness-raising campaign - a case study from the Local Action Plan carried out by our TechSoup Trainers.

Hive Mind | 2 min read | Mar 7, 2024

"Our Viking Village" - a theatre action for underprivileged children

How can a theatre association and a school in a small town work together effectively? How to actively involve overburdened teachers and young people with difficulties beyond school? In February 2023, the NIOK Foundation organised a workshop entitled Acting Locally in partnership with the Hive Mind community. After the training, the selected participants were able to practice what they had learnt in implementing actions with the support of NIOK. The experiences of the Tandem Theatre's Local Impact action are shared below.

Tandem Színház | 10 min read | Jun 30, 2023

Life skills to safely navigate the web

Every day millions of people access the internet and browse through countless content within the reach of a few clicks. Children and teenagers are connecting more and more frequently, finding facilities to access information, knowledge and opportunities, while exposing themselves to different risks such as cyberbullying, sharing private information with strangers, sexual exploitation online, among others.

MAKAIA | 2 min read | Feb 21, 2022

"I’m Learning to Be a Dad" - Promoting positive partnerships involving dads in their kids' growth and education - Moldova

Main goal of this Local Action aimed at development of parenting skills of fathers in the cities of Falesti, Calarasi and Orhei by encouraging active involvement in their education, and fostering positive narratives by building their online community, as well as offering dedicated courses and trainings.

Hive Mind | 1 min read | Aug 13, 2021

#NewStories from the Neighbourhood - Romania

Outreach to socially deprived suburban areas through grassroots, youth journalism.

Hive Mind | 1 min read | Aug 8, 2021

Introduction to Media Literacy: Brain POP - Latvia

Breaking the echo chambers. Building teachers' and students' resilience.

Hive Mind | 1 min read | Aug 8, 2021

The power of storytelling. Improving media literacy amongst Russian-speaking kids in Estonia.

Creative information literacy techniques for children? Look no further.

Hive Mind | 1 min read | Aug 8, 2021

Media Literacy for Kostinbrod citizens aged 55+ - Bulgaria

Improving the knowledge and skills for working in a digital environment, developing critical and analytical thinking and avoiding risks on the Internet

Michal Prawdzik | 2 min read | Jun 4, 2021

Media Literacy? A must-have 21st century skill.

Teenagers from Dream Factory acting studio created 8 raising awareness videos focusing on how to recognize Fake News, Deep News and how to behave when someone spreads misinformation, or simply is being abusive online.

Michal Prawdzik | 2 min read | May 28, 2021

"Bro/ Sis, Just Be YOURSELF. I Got Your Back!" - Trailblazing Local Action from Poland

"Bro/ Sis, Just Be YOURSELF. I got your back!" - 1st Community Building Billboard Campaign Targeting Siblings of LGBTIQ+ Persons.

Hive Mind | 2 min read | May 28, 2021

Project HOPE - Slovakia

Protecting young people from becoming targets of internet trolls, haters, stalkers & other cyberbullies.

Michal Prawdzik | 1 min read | May 21, 2021

Trainbra.in - Czech Republic

Critical thinking skills development for students and teachers alike.

Michal Prawdzik | 1 min read | May 19, 2021

"Save the Holidays" - making media education more attractive, and fun! - Czech Republic

A series of workshops and online games for secondary school students.

Michal Prawdzik | 1 min read | May 19, 2021

Can I tell, Jiřina? - Case Study from Czech Republic

A simple guide through the media jungle for senior citizens.

Hive Mind | 1 min read | May 18, 2021

"It doesn't concern me" aka disinformation all around us - Czech Republic

A three-part animated video series on disinformation

Michal Prawdzik | 2 min read | May 18, 2021

March for Science Foundation - Poland

A social media-driven campaign to bring the topic of information verification to average users in an easy-to-understand way.

Michal Prawdzik | 2 min read | May 17, 2021

Protect Yourself and Your Loved Ones - Strajk Kobiet -Poland

Raising awareness with actions! Strengthening resilience of activists through workshops, lectures & digital safety and security training.

Michal Prawdzik | 1 min read | May 14, 2021

Local Heroes

Building resilience against disinformation.

Success stories at the grassroot level.

Michal Prawdzik | 1 min read | May 10, 2021

Podcast Series - The Others

A journey through the political views of young people.

Mark Semoil | 1 min read | Mar 16, 2021