VII. Youth grassroots campaigns
Grassroots campaigns are one that is intended to mobilize public support and use democratic tools such as lobbying in order to instigate social or policy change. Campaigns can seek local, national or international objectives. These campaigns are often threatened by government censorships or threats of violence by individual citizens. Different from traditional campaigns, online campaigns have the ability to mobilize tens or millions, regardless of geographical obstacles or national boarders.
- How are mass-online campaigns shaping societies in the region?
- How are youth participating in mass-grassroots/on the ground movements shaping societies in the region?
- Are they expanding civic space?
- How is new Technology opening up new doors for youth engagement?