Anastassia is a science journalist. Her fellowship project will focus on the creation of a practical guide to critical thinking for older school children. She will also develop a series of lectures and workshops on this topic for students.
Perizat is a journalist, political analyst and TV host with Kyrgyzstan’s Next TV, which was closed by authorities in 2022. She was also a co-organiser of the anti-corruption protest movement #Reакция. For her fellowship project she will develop a concept for a TV programme focused on youth, sovereignty and decolonisation.
Mariam is the co-founder and educational programme lead at Forset, an organisation in Georgia using data, design and technology to support civil society. For her fellowship project she will develop a training curriculum and manual for using data-driven communications in activism and journalism.