Application Due Date: 15 th February 2019.


Safe sis is happy to reveal the 3rd round of the females’s digital security fellowship program beginning March 2019.

2 years earlier, we began the work of developing a neighborhood of.
tech-savvy East African females prepared to stand and protect digital.
rights and digital security while battling online harassment in their.
neighborhoods. Ever since 21 incredible females from Kenya, Rwanda, Burundi,.
Uganda, Ethiopia, Sudan, South Sudan and Tanzania have actually been trained to.
play a crucial function in their neighborhoods as digital security coaches!

We are delighted to reveal the growth of this distinct group of.
females. We are searching for imaginative, self-motivated and trustworthy females.
who wish to take their digital security abilities and online advocacy to the.
next level– welcoming females human rights protectors from Burundi,.
Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan,.
Tanzania, and Uganda to use.

Involvement includes

  • Minimum 4 hours each week for 3 weeks prior to the very first workshop to.
    total self-study tasks and workouts. Please keep in mind these.
    workouts are compulsory for involvement in the workshop;-LRB- ****************).

  • Needs to be offered for weekly e-mail check-ins with coaches;-LRB- ****************).
  • Needs to have the ability to participate in a one-week workshop to be arranged in March 2019 in Kampala, Uganda;-LRB- ****************).
  • Chance to look for little grants to perform neighborhood digital security activities of your own;-LRB- ****************).
  • Dealing with coaches and peers as you enhance your abilities and work to protect your neighborhood; and
  • Chance to take part in a 2 nd event of Safe Siblings to additional grow abilities and review practice and knowledgeable acquired throughout task application.

Application needs

  • Candidates should have a shown interest in digital security and security;-LRB- ****************).
  • Candidates need to have experience operating in the human rights and/or.
    media field with strong links to neighborhoods who are digitally at-risk;-LRB- ****************).

  • Candidates should hold an adequate level of english, as english will be the working language; and
  • Candidates should finish and send the application here.

Choice Requirements

Concern will be provided to candidates who:

  • Demonstrate experience with strong technical proficiencies (though this requirement not be official education);-LRB- ****************).
  • Have experience with tech and human rights efforts;-LRB- ****************).
  • Show an understanding of their own and their neighborhood’s digital security obstacles and requires;-LRB- ****************).
  • Propose imaginative task concepts; and
  • Construct clear task objectives/goals.

Application due date

Applications are now open till 15 th February 2019. Please use by submitting the online application We will not be accepting submissions after this date.

If you have any concerns, send us an e-mail at:

This 3 rd round of Safe Sibling: The females’s digital security fellowship for East Africa is kindly enabled by Bread For the World

Safe Sibling is a task of DefendDefenders and Internews

For Additional Information:

See the Authorities Web page of the females’s digital security fellowship 2019

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