impact through influence.

Supporting the next generation of change makers

The cornerstone of democracy.

Across the Middle East, Africa, Asia and Central America, RNW Media supports some of the brightest young hopes for a democratic future.
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Boosting democratic engagement.

Often working against a current of regressive ideas, these changemakers are empowering the next generation with the skills to take an active part in shaping the future of their societies.
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Local impact. Global relevance

And because new media tech has made democratic insecurity a global phenomenon, our partners’ solutions have worldwide relevance. Impact against disinformation in Havana, for example, can be replicated in Holland, Hawaii or anywhere else. The tech and its impact on social dynamics is the same the world over.
Our partners
Muntada al-Jensaneya
Muntada al-Jensaneya
Based in Haifa, providing safe spaces for open discussion, reflection, and learning.
Huna Libya
Huna Libya
Challenging norms on migration, diversity, free speech, and more.
Habari
Habari
A forum for open discussion and reliable information for young people in the DRC.
Benbere
Benbere
These Malian bloggers are building coexistence and bridging diverse voices.
HIVSA
HIVSA
Working towards the ambition of creating an HIV-free generation
Love Matters India
Love Matters India
Open, honest, non-judgmental, science-based information on sex and relationships.
CARD Ethiopia
CARD Ethiopia
Promoting and defending human rights to build democratic governance.
GEM Trust
GEM Trust
Advancing gender equality and women's rights, driving transformative change.
Raseef22
Raseef22
One of the MENA region's biggest independent media platforms, contesting the status quo.
Al Qatiba
Al Qatiba
The investigative platform offers credible information, covering human rights.
Iraq Response Innovation
Iraq Response Innovation
Bridging innovation and new ideas with locally-led humanitarian response.
Arab Counselling Center
Arab Counselling Center
Community-based mental health care in Jerusalem and the West Bank.
Rutgers International
Rutgers International
Improving sexual rights, contraception and abortion access, and preventing GBV.
CHOICE for Youth
CHOICE for Youth
Advocating for SRHR by working with young people for community-led change.
Family Planning Association
Family Planning Association
Working for all Moroccans to enjoy their SRH rights and free, informed choice.
RHU Uganda
RHU Uganda
RHU works to further access to SRHR in underserved communities.
Dance4Life
Dance4Life
The power of dance and music can be a force for dialogue on safe sex and SRHR.
Love Matters Arabic
Love Matters Arabic
MENA's foremost platform for reliable information on sexual health and wellbeing.
Health Awareness Society
Health Awareness Society
Helping people adopt healthy behaviors, based on the right to health for all.
Hikaya
Hikaya
Jordanian activists capacitating and advocating for youth participation.
Community Media Network
Community Media Network
Using new media to give Jordanians fresh, creative ways to express themselves.
Masaraat
Masaraat
Addressing the barriers young Egyptians face in accessing the labour market.
Love Matters China
Love Matters China
Rights-based and sex-friendly information for Chinese young people.
Y-Peer Morocco
Y-Peer Morocco
Facilitating access to reliable information on health and education for young people.
Yuwa
Yuwa
Youth-run and led organization promoting the participation of young people in Nepal.
TaYa Ethiopia
TaYa Ethiopia
Addressing the issues affecting the health and wellbeing of young people.
Nairobits Trust
Nairobits Trust
Tech and innovation to further livelihoods in Nairobi's informal settlements.
Yaga Burundi
Yaga Burundi
A platform for young people to peacefully discuss their country's issues.
Mexico Vivo
Mexico Vivo
An independant SRH organisation implementing Hablemos de sexo y amor.
Jakarta Feminist
Jakarta Feminist
A safe space for women and gender-nonconforming people.
Love Matters Naija
Love Matters Naija
Reliable, pleasure-positive information for young Nigerians.
Manasati30
Manasati30
A space for Yemenis to share their stories and be part of public discourse.

in data.

Our partners' impact since 2020:

272m+

interactions since 2020

12m

social media followers

3.1bn

reach since 2020