MCERC launches a new project for journalists -"History Keepers"


MCERC launches a new project "Solidarity Journalism for Peace and Security" under the series of "History Keepers",

funded by the European Union within its Eastern partnership Civil Society Fellowship Programme.



The goals of the project are:

  • To create a supportive network between Georgian and Ukrainian civically minded citizens and raise awareness on media coverage of vulnerable groups from Ukraine and about History of Ukraine.

  • To counter the disinformation campaigns from Russia include mis-use of history of Ukraine, violation of human rights and targets vulnerable groups.

  • To stimulate solidarity journalism - accurate coverage of vulnerable groups from Ukraine (IDPs and refugees), raise awareness of journalists and civic activists about Ukrainian history and mitigate directly disinformation about Ukraine.

In frame of the project MCERC will coordinate activities in 2022 as it follows:

  • To conduct workshops for journalists about history of Ukraine and solidarity journalism;

  • To conduct discussions among journalists and civically minded citizens from Georgia and Ukraine;

  • To create podcasts on History of Ukraine and disinformation campaigns;

  • To write academic blogs about history of Ukraine and disinformation campaigns;

  • To implement educational modules in the HEIs on solidarity journalism.

Become a History Keeper with MCERC!