Tashiya de Mel

Strengthening Reconciliation Processes in Sri Lanka (SRP), Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ)

Tashiya is a communications specialist and photographer from Colombo, Sri Lanka. After attaining a BA in Psychology from the University of Melbourne, Australia, she has spent most of her career specializing in communications, advocacy, visual and social media.

As the Advisor for Networking and Outreach at the programme Strengthening Reconciliation Processes in Sri Lanka (SRP), Tashiya supports and enhances partner communication on reconciliation and its related themes, and oversees and monitoring the implementation of the programme’s communication and visibility strategy.

Join me in:

DEEP DIVE: Social Media and Peacebuilding - Challenges and Opportunities II

Virtual Session 12 Relate

Social media can play a corrosive role in the dissemination of hate and incitement to violence – but it can also contribute to positive change. How can we approach these challenges and use social media as a tool in peacebuilding?

Tashiya is a communications specialist and photographer from Colombo, Sri Lanka. After attaining a BA in Psychology from the University of Melbourne, Australia, she has spent most of her career specializing in communications, advocacy, visual and social media.

As the Advisor for Networking and Outreach at the programme Strengthening Reconciliation Processes in Sri Lanka (SRP), Tashiya supports and enhances partner communication on reconciliation and its related themes, and oversees and monitoring the implementation of the programme’s communication and visibility strategy.

Join me in:

DEEP DIVE: Social Media and Peacebuilding - Challenges and Opportunities II

Virtual Session 12 Relate

Social media can play a corrosive role in the dissemination of hate and incitement to violence – but it can also contribute to positive change. How can we approach these challenges and use social media as a tool in peacebuilding?

The FriEnt Peacebuilding Forum is a series of events on current and overarching challenges and trends in peacebuilding. With the Peacebuilding Forum, we want to provide future-oriented impulses for the development of peacebuilding and strengthen the visibility and importance of the policy field in its entirety.

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