Digital Citizenship Den

Ready to do good, digitally? We’ve got tools for that! Let’s get you ready to be ambassadors for positive change online.
Join the activities, discussions and campfires under these areas:

  • Social Media for Social Good
  • Become a Digital Ambassador
  • Inspiration Wall 
     

You can still join the fun by clicking on "activities" and accessing all recorded campfires!

Ongoing

Social Media Assets

Social Media Assets
Ongoing

Be a digital ambassador! Promote #JOTI to your social media networks with fun GIFs, frames and Instagram story templates you can download here. Invite your friends to join JOTI! Use the hashtags #JOTI and #TogetherAtHome.

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Inspiration Wall

Inspiration Wall
Ongoing

Be inspired by young people around the world! Share how you are helping or staying safe on Instagram or Twitter. Use hashtags #JOTI and #TogetherAtHome for the chance to be featured!
 

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U-Report COVID-19 Bot and Quiz

Ongoing

Get facts about COVID-19 and take a fun quiz by sending "Scouts" on WhatsApp to +66 800 249 442, to m.me/UReportGlobal on Facebook Messenger, or to "U-Report Public Account" on Viber. 

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#EduWiki Challenges

#EduWiki Challenges
Ongoing

This set of activities engages guardians and students to use Wikipedia and its sister projects for educational purposes. Enhance your online learning experience by using and contributing to free knowledge!

 

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Video: Risks of Social Media

Ongoing

Produced by Czech Scouting, this video tackles some of the risks that arise while using social media and guides us how you can use these tools more safely. 

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Chain of Gratitude

Chain of Gratitude
Ongoing

Let's create a ripple effect of gratitude across the world! Share your words of support for all those providing essential services to our communities during this difficult period with #covid19 - from healthcare workers to cashiers to security personnel and drivers.

Post a photo on Twitter or Instagram making a heart shape with your hands along with some words of support, reminding workers that we appreciate their service.
Use the hashtag #ChainOfGratitude to be featured on our wall
 

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United Nations 1-Minute Survey

Ongoing

Join us in shaping our future together and let the United Nations know what you want the world to look like in 2045. It won't take more than a minute!

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#EpicBlanketTent Challenge

#EpicBlanketTent Challenge
Ongoing

Your #EpicBlanketTent will make the perfect homebase for this special edition of #JOTI.

  • Post your blanket tent on Instagram or Twitter with hashtag #EpicBlanketTent & tag @worldscouting
  • Tag & nominate 5 of your friends to join the fun
  • Enjoy the world’s largest virtual camp-from-home for young people from your epic blanket fort!
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Past Activities

Fri, Apr 3 2020

03 Apr, 2020 10:00 - 10:45am

Creative solutions in response to COVID-19

Creative solutions in response to COVID-19
Ongoing
03 Apr, 10 - 10am

Let's design creative solutions to help explain the recommended behaviours that will prevent the spread of  COVID-19 in Eastern and Southern Africa countries. Join this team of young creative multimedia producers from Shujaaz Inc. along with UNICEF ESARO Adolescent Development Specialist for an engaging session!

03 Apr, 2020 6:00 - 6:45pm

Perceptions online: Who said what?

Perceptions online: Who said what?
Periodic
03 Apr, 6 - 6pm

Assumptions, stereotypes and perceptions cloud our judgement all the time, even more so online, when we cant see who is behind the screen. Challenge your own ideas and perceptions on gender based stereotypes and ‘who said what’ online. This is session intended for an audience 14+.

03 Apr, 2020 9:00 - 10:00pm

Learn to programme in these exponential times

Learn to programme in these exponential times
Once only
03 Apr, 9 - 10pm

Today more than ever we see the importance of developing everything in digital form. The world is changing in an accelerated way as we enter the exponential curve. We as future citizens, must prepare ourselves for the 4th industrial revolution because the jobs of the future - or of the present - are those that need the most developed technological skills. Check out this session to learn all about it.

Sat, Apr 4 2020

04 Apr, 2020 9:00 - 9:45am

Be Safe Online!

Be Safe Online!
Once only
04 Apr, 9 - 9am

This session will help young people like you understand how to be safe so we can prevent dangerous situations and act when we come across them online.

04 Apr, 2020 10:00 - 11:00am

Mobilising youth to help their communities

Mobilising Youth to help their communities
Once only
04 Apr, 10 - 11am

Check this out to learn how simple actions tied to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) can create positive impact in communities, including through social media campaigns (#17days17sdgs) tied to real-life actions, including how to stay safe during COVID-19. 

04 Apr, 2020 11:00 - 11:45am

Design Thinking for Social Media

Design Thinking for Social Media
Once only
04 Apr, 11 - 11am

Introducing you to the Design Thinking methodology to learn how to better define your target audience in order to create relevant content and activities through social media and more.

04 Apr, 2020 12:00 - 12:45pm

Become a U-Reporter and become a digital ambassador for your community

Become a U-Reporter and become a digital ambassador for your community
Once only
04 Apr, 12 - 12pm

This session will introduce you to U-Report -- a simple platform you can use to influence and address issues you care about in your communiy through poll questions alert messages and real-time responses. 

04 Apr, 2020 2:00 - 2:45pm

Pod It, Blog It, Vlog It

Pod It, Blog It, Vlog It
Once only
04 Apr, 2 - 2pm

Showing you useful tips on Vlogging, Blogging and Podcasting in the world of social media and how to set a positive, respectful and kind presence on the Internet. This webinar will discuss a brief outlook on Vlogging, Blogging and Podcasting on the Internet and the power of being positive online, with some interactive twists.

04 Apr, 2020 3:00 - 3:45pm

We-EMeet: Connected for Wellbeing

We-EMeet: Connected for Wellbeing
Once only
04 Apr, 3 - 3pm

Join for brainstorming, riddles and discussion as you learn all about We-EMeet - the method developed by the Independence Scouts Association in Lebanon to help their members care for their wellbeing during isolation.

04 Apr, 2020 3:00 - 3:45pm

Understanding COVID-19 through Wikipedia

Understanding COVID-19 through Wikipedia
Once only
04 Apr, 3 - 3pm

How can you stay informed about the Covid-19 situation? How can you protect yourself and stay safe? Learn how to distinguish truth from rumors about Covid-19, using Wikipedia and other tools to get updated about national and local situations.

04 Apr, 2020 4:00 - 4:45pm

Digital Tools for Scouting from Home

Digital Tools for Scouting from Home
Once only
04 Apr, 4 - 4pm

Providing the most important digital educational tools to benefit from while young people are at home and clarify the concept of the digital ambassador and how to be a digital ambassador for the Scout Movement.

04 Apr, 2020 6:00 - 6:45pm

Perceptions online: Who said what?

Perceptions online: Who said what?
Once only
04 Apr, 6 - 6pm

Assumptions, stereotypes and perceptions cloud our judgement all the time, even more so online, when we cant see who is behind the screen. Challenge your own ideas and perceptions on gender based stereotypes and ‘who said what’ online. This is session intended for an audience 14+.

04 Apr, 2020 7:00 - 7:45pm

Online Violence: What does it mean to prevent it

Online Violence: What does it mean to prevent it
Once only
04 Apr, 7 - 7pm

As most children and young people now have access to the Internet, we’ll discuss ways to prevent different forms of online violence and discuss actions they can take to better protect themselves and their peers. This session will be interactive, and will engage participants in this dialogue.

04 Apr, 2020 11:00 - 11:45pm

Phone Photography 101

Phone Photography 101
Once only
04 Apr, 11 - 11pm

With a little bit of practice, tips and suggestions, you can turn out great photos from a phone! Come learn some photography advice that can be used for phone photography to take your advocacy to the next level.

Sun, Apr 5 2020

05 Apr, 2020 4:00 - 4:45am

Surf Smart, Staying Safe Online

Surf Smart, Staying Safe Online
Once only
05 Apr, 4 - 4am

Surf Smart is a curriculum developed by WAGGGS to help children make the most out of the Internet whilst staying safe online.

05 Apr, 2020 5:00 - 5:30am

Crowdfunding for Scouts

Crowdfunding for Scouts
Once only
05 Apr, 5 - 5am

Let’s kickstart that community project idea you have in mind and make it happen. Bring your ideas,  let’s build a project together and prepare everything to raise money for it online through the Scout Donation Platform! www.donate.scout.org

05 Apr, 2020 9:00 - 9:45am

Design Thinking for Social Media

Design Thinking for Social Media
Once only
05 Apr, 9 - 9am

Introducing you to the Design Thinking methodology to learn how to better define your target audience in order to create relevant content and activities through social media and more.

05 Apr, 2020 11:00am - 12:00pm

Message Development

Message Development
Once only
05 Apr, 11am - 12pm

Come learn to craft a message that will get you heard! You will learn to understand what a message is and what the criteria is for an effective message, learn to tailor to an audience, and more.

05 Apr, 2020 2:00 - 3:00pm

What kind of digital citizen are you?

What kind of digital citizen are you?
Once only
05 Apr, 2 - 3pm

Do you use the Internet to create positive change? Then let’s find out what type of digital citizen you are! Complete the quiz below and then come chat about your results with other young digital citizens from across the world during this Scoutlink session! The moderators speak English, French and Spanish.

Find the Quiz here

How to join the session:

Go to https://webchat.scoutlink.net/#/connect and select your username, then in the chanelfield find the Special event catergory and select Discussion.

05 Apr, 2020 2:00 - 2:15pm

Record your own video with COVID-19 facts with Prezi Video

Record your own video with COVID-19 facts with Prezi Video
Once only
05 Apr, 2 - 2pm

Be an ambassador for spreading accurate information! Learn how to record and disseminate your own videos explaining the facts about Covid-19 using Prezi video. 

05 Apr, 2020 3:00 - 4:00pm

Learn to programme in these exponential times

Learn to programme in these exponential times
Once only
05 Apr, 3 - 4pm

Today more than ever we see the importance of developing everything in digital form. The world is changing in an accelerated way as we enter the exponential curve. We as future citizens, must prepare ourselves for the 4th industrial revolution because the jobs of the future - or of the present - are those that need the most developed technological skills. Check out this session to learn all about it.

05 Apr, 2020 4:00 - 4:15pm

#EduWiki Challenges

#EduWiki Challenge
Once only
05 Apr, 4 - 4pm

This set of activities engages guardians and students to use Wikipedia and its sister projects for educational purposes. Enhance your online learning experience by using and contributing to free knowledge!

Download the Challenges

05 Apr, 2020 5:00 - 5:45pm

From Offline to Online: Scout group activities when you #StayAtHome

From Offline to Online: Scout group activities when you #StayAtHome
Once only
05 Apr, 5 - 5pm

Learn how to make the life in your Scout patrol/group engaging and active even from home, and get inspired by ideas of activities to help the group stay connected. If you're not a Scout, you'll surely benefit from these too!

05 Apr, 2020 6:00 - 6:45pm

Perceptions online: Who said what?

Perceptions online: Who said what?
Once only
05 Apr, 6 - 6pm

Assumptions, stereotypes and perceptions cloud our judgement all the time, even more so online, when we cant see who is behind the screen. Challenge your own ideas and perceptions on gender based stereotypes and ‘who said what’ online. This is session intended for an audience 14+.

05 Apr, 2020 7:00 - 8:00pm

The Art of Storytelling

The Art of Storytelling
Once only
05 Apr, 7 - 8pm

"The art of storytelling" is probably THE most powerful method to touch the hearts and emotions of people of all ages and kinds. it is a global language that is understood by everyone and a language that can be spoken by anyone.

This workshop not only will demonstrate the potential of storytelling by various examples, but also will give you some helpful starting tips to become a storyteller yourself!   

05 Apr, 2020 10:00 - 10:45pm

Online Violence: What does it mean to prevent it

Online Violence: What does it mean to prevent it
Once only
05 Apr, 10 - 10pm

As most children and young people now have access to the Internet, we’ll discuss ways to prevent different forms of online violence and discuss actions they can take to better protect themselves and their peers. This session will be interactive, and will engage participants in this dialogue.