CIVIC MOTION: 2021 AND BEYOND
3-4-5 May 2021
Say hello and welcome to change! Let's understand how developments worldwide are changing the way we live, work, interact and participate. Let's explore civil society's role in this picture. How much do our actions shape the nature of change? Do our efforts help steer change towards a better future? To be part of the civic motion shaping change, register now for 3-4-5 May 2021.
Sivil Düşün invites you to participate in the CIVIC MOTION: 2021 & BEYOND! Join in the discussion about the future. Learn about the courageous, creative, and inspirational ways civic actors like us worldwide are working to shape the change in 2021 and beyond.
We'll meet at mini-workshops on the Forum's second day, Tuesday, 4 May at 16.00 (IST time), facilitated by pioneers in their respective areas. Please feel free to join the workshop that appeals to you most and inspires you to explore different themes.
WORKSHOP I: How can we fight disinformation in Turkey more effectively?
Facilitator: Mehmet Atakan Foça, Founder, Teyit.org, Ankara
WORKSHOP II: How can we strengthen data-driven civic work in Turkey?
Facilitator: Berivan Eliş, Co-Founder, Impact Hub Candidate Ankara
WORKSHOP III: Is Turkey's civil society prepared for digital transformation?
Facilitator: Handan Uslu, Founder and Director, Women's Rights Digital Data Platform, İstanbul
WORKSHOP IV: Can data help reduce polarization?
Facilitator: Prof. Dr. Emre Erdoğan, Director, Turkuaz Lab, İstanbul Bilgi University
Following busy days, we'll relax in the evenings. Join the evening workshops to socialise, have fun and learn something new.
EVENING WORKSHOP I : 3 May 2021, 17.45 || Refugee Kitchen with Ali Ronay, Maksut Aşkar, Manal Hannieh and Rawan Hudaifa
EVENING WORKSHOP II: 4 May, 2021, 17.15 || Sign language with Oya Tanyeri
EVENING WORKSHOP III: 5 May 2021, 21.00 || Collective Creative Comedy with İstanbulimpro Drama Group
Would you like to share your work, messaging and activities with other participants? If so, exhibit at the Civic Motion Fair, a vast virtual exhibition space. Whether you're a CSO representative or activist, we welcome you to reserve a space to share your story through videos, posters, publications or handbooks, etc.
Isn't a forum a space where people gather to meet, discuss, inspire each other and exchange ideas? At the Civic Motion Forum, you'll do this virtually through features that allow you to see who is attending and reach for private or group chats. Just visit the Forum's Chat Zone to explore shared interests and expand your network!
If you're already playing an active role in civil society or you have dreams and aspirations to do so, register for the Forum! A member of our team will contact you with details about participation. Please share information about yourself, your work and inspirations when you register.
Interpretation in English, Turkish and sign language is available!