Belarus: Supporting independent media

Time: 01.12.2020 -30.11.2022

Country: Belarus

Description: The aim of the project is to support and strengthen the strategic communication capacity of independent media in Belarus and to increase source-critical thinking, which in turn increases resilience to disinformation created and disseminated by internal or external forces. ESTDEV will focus on developing journalists’ professional skills, critical thinking, journalistic responsibility, and know-how, as well as their ability to recognize and raise public awareness about manipulative tactics and disinformation used in information warfare.

Funding: Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs from the funds of development cooperation and humanitarian aid

Budget: EUR 218 844