"The platform focuses on key design elements including a unique roundtable discussion layout to mirror an in-person group discussion. This is a specific peacebuilding design where the users appear equal in size to help optimize power dynamics for conflict resolution." Soliya's IT Director Hany El Mokadem writes about our platform in this blog post for Frozen Mountain.
Erasmus+ Virtual Exchange is part of the Erasmus+ programme, providing an accessible, ground-breaking way for young people to engage in intercultural learning. Working with Youth Organisations and Universities, the project is open to any young person aged 18-30 residing in Europe and the Southern Mediterranean.
Through a range of activities, Erasmus+ Virtual Exchange aims to expand the reach and scope of the Erasmus+ programme through Virtual Exchanges, which are technology-enabled people-to-people dialogues sustained over a period of time.
Soliya’s Custom Solutions Manager, Rafael Tyszblat, writes about the distinct ability of facilitated, technology-enabled dialogue to create honest, open, and necessary perspective-sharing among people of diverse identities. Read the article here, published in the September issue of ACResolution Magazine, a digital publication of the Association for Conflict Resolution.
Soliya's Outreach & Partnership Manager, Ayca Ariyoruk, was interviewed by Tech's Good, a digital publication focusing on the social impact of technology. Read the interview here.