Exciting news: Glitch!UK at the European Parliament
We are very excited to announce we will be holding our first two Glitch!UK events at the European Parliament, Strasbourg next week!
As part of European Youth Event 2018, on Friday 1st June Glitch!UK will host it’s first interactive panel discussion* inside the European Parliament on the impact of online abuse and hate speech on democracy in Europe, and it will be chaired by our Founder Seyi Akiwowo. Panellist include Former Italian Minister for Integration and Member of European Parliament Cécile Kashetu Kyenge and Yentyl Williams, Founder and Director of Young Professionals Network.
On Saturday 2nd June Glitch!UK deliver it’s first Combatting Online Abuse Activist Bootcamp to 100 young leaders from across Europe as part of the European Youth Forum’s Yo!Fest. This 90 mins workshop will be facilitated by our Founder Seyi Akiwowo and Catriona Graham, Policy and Campaigns Officer at European Women’s Lobby.
The panel may be live streamed.