Erasmus+ Youth Exchange project mobility has realized inIstanbul between 24 September – 4 October 2021 in Istanbul,Turkey. The project hosted by Youth Eurasia with thepartnership of 6 partner organizations from Romania, France,Austria, Spain, Greece and Lithuania. The project aim isdeveloping the skills, knowledge and competences of youngpeople to analyze objectively their own internet usage practicesand their critical thinking on social media by using non-formallearning methods.
The mobility of SMILE project has hosted 37 participants out of14 with fewer opportunities in 18-26 years old range and 9youth leaders and youth workers from partner organizations.The project activities was designed to show negative effects ofthe media space at all levels of society and at all ages. Theactivites was focusing to increase the level of awareness on thisissue and to cause people to use the online environment.
Social Media Inner Light Embodiment (SMILE)
Key Action: Learning Mobility of Individuals
Action Type: Youth mobility
Project Reference: 2019-3-TR01-KA105-079383
Social Media Inner Light Embodiment was a mobility of Erasmus+ youth exchange project held in Istanbul, gathered 37 participants between 24 September - 4 October 2021. The participants involved in several workshops and activities regarding to social media.
Meaning of Social Media
Negative Effects ofMedia
How can social networksaffect our daily life?
Visiting local authorities
Fake news vs False newsMedia manipulation
The benefits ERASMUS+
Propaganda Methods /Conflict Management
Online ID / OnlineFootprint
Where to spend time oninternet?
On the 6th day of mobility inSMILE project,
participantshad chance to meet and holdQ&A session with a socialmedia expert Erem Şentürk.He had panel speech andQ&A with our participantsregarding to social mediaduring the mobility.
Also the mayor of BasaksehirMunicipality has welcome participants and introduced the related worksof youth centers andmunicipality.The participants hasexplored Youtube Academy,Radio Basaksehir, e gamescenter and living lab whereyoung people use the digitalspace for entrepreneurshipand self development. Ourparticipants had chance toobserve practical activitiesrelated to new media and technology.
Afterwards, the Mayor ofBasaksehir Municipality whichis the local partner of YouthEurasia has
invited SMILEproject participants to exploreTurkish cuisine and participantshad dinner altogether withYasin KARTOĞLU, the mayor ofBasaksehir Municipality.
Following the mobility of Social Media Inner Light EmbodimentErasmus+ youth Exchange project in Istanbul, participants hasbrough their experince to the partner organisations and theirlocal communities through workshops, social media shares andcontents. Partner organisations from Romania, France,Lithuania, Greece and Austria has contributed to the spread ofSMILE project outcomes with wider public
At the end of mobility, participants of Social Media Inner LightEmbodiment Erasmus+ Youth
Exchange project has recievedYouthpass certificates. Youthpass has and it’s 8 keycompetences has been introduced to the participants and 8 keycompetences acquired during the mobility has been discussed.
At the end of mobility, participants of Social Media Inner LightEmbodiment Erasmus+ Youth Exchange project has recievedYouthpass certificates. Youthpass has and it’s 8 key competences has been introduced to the participants and 8 keycompetences acquired during the mobility has been discussed.