Kidoz News – 2022
- 23 - 12 - 2022
As part of our collaboration with Miyahuna company to create awareness content focused on promoting responsible water consumption, Rasha Tomaira, a Jordan Project Management Specialist at the United States Agency for Development (USAID) was interviewed by the young presenter Ghazal Abu Diab. During the interview, they discussed the main risks facing Jordan in relation to water issues and explained the impacts of these risks.
- 10 - 12 - 2022
We have completed the 16-day campaign to combat gender-based violence with an artistic exhibition showcasing the outputs of the “ريشتي بتعبر عني” workshop, which was organized by the Kidoz Times Youth platform in partnership with HeForShe movement and supported by UN Women Arabic.
- 8 - 12 - 2022
KIDOZ Times Youth platform participated in the closing ceremony of the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence campaign, an annual international campaign that begins on November 25th to eliminate gender-based violence and ends on December 10th, on International Human Rights Day, with the attendance of EU Ambassador Maria Hadjitheodosiou and Irish Ambassador Marion Bolger and Dr. Abla Amawi. This year’s slogan was “End violence against women and girls” which aims to mobilize all members of society to become activists to prevent gender-based violence, show solidarity with women’s rights activists, and support women’s movements around the world to resist and call for a world free of violence against women and girls.
- 4 - 12 - 2022
The KIDOZ Times Youth platform, in partnership with “HeForShe” Arab Movement and with the support of the United Nations Women, launched the # قراري_التغيير campaign, aimed at raising awareness about gender-based violence, coinciding with the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence campaign globally. In collaboration with the movement, the platform also organized several interactive activities, the most important of which was the “My Brush Speaks for Me” interactive painting workshop, through which we emphasized the importance of art as a means of expression and its ability to convey the issue. The campaign concluded with an artistic exhibition showcasing the results of the painting and highlighting various forms of gender-based violence.”
- 12 - 11 - 2022
KIDOZ Times Youth platform participated in the “Tahammas Initiative” – the road to a healthy future for our students, which aims to raise awareness about healthy eating and promote a healthy lifestyle. The events were held at Amman Baptist School, Canadian International Schools, Mashrek International School, and Rawdwt Al-Maaref School & Schools.
- 29 - 10 - 2022
Abdullah Al-Masaeed (Projects Officer) was able to give his first educational material about research tools.
The workshop included many axes that help adolescents in the content-creation process and many interactive activities that enhance the concept and mechanism of research, which in turn improved the quality of content.
Kidoz Times works on prompting the process of creating positive content that achieves a positive impact on society.
- 10 - 10 - 2022
Podcast making workshop
The Kidoz Times Youth Platform held a training workshop on the importance of podcast making and its types for young men and women.
This workshop comes as a prelude to the podcast project that the platform intends to include in the 2023 plan to provide the opportunity for young men and women to express their issues within the framework of their use of modern tools that achieve important results for them.
Podcasting is an essential and effective tool through which we can include many issues in order to put forward solutions to them.
The Kidoz Times youth platform continuously invests in tools that suit the target age group as it believes in the importance of identifying the needs through which the process of influence is faster and better.
- 5 - 10 - 2022
The Kidoz’s Times Youth Platform, in partnership with Martha Education Foundation, has launched the song “Ishara”, which aims to learn Jordanian sign language.
The project was implemented by the efforts of a team of young men and women from the Kidoz Times and the Martha Foundation.
Through our platform, we seek to foster effective partnerships that form a system of teamwork specifically toward issues. “Ishara” song stems from the shared belief between our platform and Martha of the importance of integrating sign language speakers into society and creating equal opportunities for them as an integral part of society.
- 27 - 9 - 2022
We are pleased that two out of 13 members have been selected for the UN Youth Advisory Council from the Kidoz Times Youth Platform.
Hudhafa Abu Hassan/Jamal Al-Din al-Qassas.
Began their career at the Kidoz Times a year and a half ago and during the learning journey within our space it was clear that they had a dazzling future, and by refining their skills and empowering them in leadership positions within the platform, which enhanced their capabilities, they are now a shining light in their community through their selection in the Youth Advisory Council at the United Nations.
We are proud of them and wish them success always, and the process of preparing young people and youth in our space is ongoing and will provide our Jordanian society with great and amazing competencies this is our responsibility embodied in our vision and mission.
- 17 - 9 - 2022
- 8 - 9 - 2022
Kidoz team attending the (Hakkerha summit) held in Amman.
The summit aims to launch the digital knowledge products developed by young men and women aimed at addressing risks & countering the impact of dis/misinformation online and highlighting solutions that result in sustainable impact and tangible positive change in local communities.
- 25 - 8 - 2022
We announce to you our new leadership team!! In order to establish our primary goal of providing the opportunity for the youth to manage the departments of our platform, we announce to you our new leadership team that has an amazing vision that will be implemented in the spirit of teamwork and is based on our established values. This team will work on the production of upcoming content that will address the issues that affect them and will create a safe space for their peers to be able to express their opinions and the issues that affect and threaten their communities. The team members will seek to intensify the work in the physical and digital space. Also, new upcoming creative works will be coming out soon, all a product of the team’s creative efforts. Follow the work and achievements of our leadership team through our interactive platforms
- 21 - 7 - 2022
We are proud of the participation of the CEO of the Kidoz Times Youth Platform, Ms. Miral Murad, in the closing ceremony of the final competition of the company incorporation ‘Shabab Qader’ (The Youth is Capaable) program and the ‘Nahnu Qadah’ (We Are Leaders of the Community) program within the RYSE project “Resilient Youth, Socially and Economically”, as a member of a committee.
We also thank INJAZ’s administrative staff for their interest in providing opportunities for Jordanian youth.
- 28 - 6 - 2022
We are proud to collaborate with Baaz to produce youth awareness content and audio rooms from the youth for the youth via the app.
- 4 - 5 - 2022
The Kidoz Times Youth Platform, in partnership with UNFPA (United Nations Population Fund), held a training workshop on reproductive and sexual health for adolescents and included a series of interactive activities led by trainer Ayat Al-Shawish
This workshop aims to prepare trainees with the necessary knowledge about the issue in order for them to create the digital content associated with it and publish it on various communication platforms
- 1 - 5 - 2022
Celiac patients and their suffering in Eid!!
Through cooperation between Kidoz Times and the CCCPSJO Association, to produce awareness content towards celiac disease, we present you the second video of Jawad Al-Afif. In which he talks about the struggle of celiac patients during Eid and notes the need to take their health situation into consideration.
- 31 - 3 - 2022
The Kidoz Times platform, through its collaboration with the Jordanian Embassy in Japan, has produced a short video about Jordan from many angles such as knowledge, language, heritage and geography to be shown to a segment of children in Japan with the aim of getting to know Jordan as part of the “Children’s Tour of Embassies in Tokyo.”
The video presented Ghazal Abu Diab,14 years old, speaking in English with her playful character aimed at presenting the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan in a bright and wonderful way.
We also thank our Embassy in Japan for the opportunity it has given us and for its confidence in the youth’s capabilities and potential in Jordan through the Kidoz Times platform.