Funda us designed to enhance the reach of the organisation’s capacity building work targeted at entry level and mid career journalists, human rights defenders, civil society practitioners, artistes and other creatives. The platform is meant to ensure that people whose work and academic commitments make it difficult to attend physical training workshops can also undertake training courses at their own pace. Funda is currently offering courses in Mobile Journalism, Fact-checking, Digital Security, Podcasting and others. CITE also welcomes organisations that want to use the platform to undertake their own training workshops. The course content focuses on a specific theme or skillset, and is then broken down into lessons with quick modules. The courses are flexible, you can take them all at once, or spread your learning over whatever period works best for you. Lessons include concise content and practical exercises using Zimbabwean-specific data or scenarios for students to immediately try out new skill
platform comes in handy as the Covid-19 pandemic has brought unprecedented disruptions to the way societies operate. With countries restricting public gatherings, including lessons, conferences and workshops, the platform provides a means for learning and capacity building initiatives to continue. Through online affordances such as Webinars , lesson’s live streaming, group course, forums and live chats and links to reading material, video tutorials and evaluation tests, the platform will allow creation of viable virtual online learning environments, that while not the same as conventional learning, will enable CITE and its partners to continue to undertake their crucial work during the difficult Covid-19 times.
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