DIGITOL is a European project funded by the Erasmus+ program of the European Commission. It aims to combat hate speech and misinformation with digital literacy and intergenerational contacts between more naturally proficient users (younger Europeans) and less digitally-literate users (older Europeans).
Through intergenerational activities, DIGITOL will promote mutual learning, social cohesion, and active citizenship and thus contribute to defending the European common values of solidarity and diversity.
At times where intense digital communications tend to facilitate the dissemination of fake news that fuel populism and discrimination, DIGITOL will participate in building an inclusive alternative for our digital worlds.
Over two years, the project will conduct the following set of activities: