SOCIAL MEDIA &CORRUPTION FIGHT Yasser MonkachiMohammedia – Oct./7/2012
SOCIAL MEDIA & CORRUPTION FIGHT1. Introduction2. Past, Present and Future3. Media Literacy and corruption Fight4. Empowering Citizens through social media to fight corruption5. Conclusion
SOCIAL MEDIA CLUBSocial Media Clubs primary mission isto expand digital media literacy,promote standard technologies,encourage ethical behavior and sharebest practices.
THE 7 PRINCIPLES1. Be Human, but don’t just be Human be Yourself2. Be Aware, but don’t just be Aware be Smart3. Be Honest, but don’t just be Honest have Integrity4. Be Respectful, but don’t just be Respectful, live by the Golden Rule5. Be a Participant but don’t just be a Participant, Contribute Value6. Be Open but don’t just be Open, be an Agent of Change7. Be Courageous but don’t just be Courageous, Be Willing to Fail
INTRODUCTION• Welcome to the Age of social Media• We are The Media!• Are you SoLoMo ?
SOCIAL POLLDo you think that SocialMedia can help fighting Corruption?
SOCIAL POLL1. Absolutly2. Never and Ever3. Yes but it needs sensitization and education4. Yes but citizens need to know how to use it5. Yes but it depend on the countries, the cultures…6. Yes but it needs appropriate Web plate-forme
SOCIAL POLL RESULTS What is social media ? Yes but it needs web plate-form Yes but people must know how to use it Série1Yes but it needs sensibilsation and education Never Absolutly 0 10 20 30 40 50 60
SOCIAL POLL COMMENTSYes Social Media can help because nowadays those media play an important role in several fields. I think that before any action on fighting corruption, sensitization and education are 2 sine qua non conditions.Nawal, MoroccoYes but it needs appropriate Web plate-form Abdelhak, Morocco Yes but citizens needs sensitization and education
SOCIAL POLL COMMENTS I think social media can help a lot but it needs dedicated platform that can be controlled. The problem beyond that participation is the truthfulness of the information relayed. Lamia, Morocco Yes but it needs appropriate Web plate-form
SOCIAL POLL COMMENTS Yes, social media can help fight corruption provided that the NationalForum for the fight against this scourgecan have the means and instruments to accomplish its mission. The problem of social networks in France: not enough inter-actions! a relay of information is insufficient for such determination…Ali, MoroccoYes but it needs appropriate Web plate-form Alex, France Yes but citizens needs sensitization and education
What is Media Literacy Media literacy is a repertoire of competences that enable people to analyze, evaluate, and create messages in a wide variety of media modes, genres, and forms.
Media Literacy and Corruption Fight• Media is the new age• We cannot use Media effectively without Media literacy• Social Media needs Background• Social Media needs Courage• Social Media needs Ethics (Before Aesthetics)• Social Media needs (Auto) Empowrment
Empowering Citizens through social media to fight corruption“You may never know what resultscome of your action, but if you donothing there will be no result”
What is Empowerment Empowerment refers to increasing the spiritual, political, social, educational, gender, or economic strength of individuals and communities.
What is Empowerment Empowerment is the process of increasing the capacity of individuals or groups to make choices and to transform those choices into desired actions and outcomes.
Social Media Empowerment Social Media can empower people on fighting Corruption by giving them the opportunity to share their knowledge, experiences and practices without any restriction.
Social Media EmpowermentSocial networks, such as Facebook, are usefultools for connecting communities but they arenot a shortcut to higher communityparticipation. Mandeep Hothi
CONCLUSION• Social Media Can empower people on fighting Corruption in certain conditions• People & communities need education and sensitization• The fight needs appropriate Web and social plate-forms• Social Communities need Management
Brainstorming• What are the most valuable Social Media tools?• How should be an appropriate Web Plate-form?• How should be an appropriate social plate-form?• How can we sensitize and empower the civil society and social communities (On line and offline) : Techcamps, Webinars, Seminars, E-books, Books, Press Releases, Community Management,…
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SOCIAL MEDIA &CORRUPTION FIGHT Yasser Monkachimonkachi.firstname.lastname@example.org