Grantee profile


Megaphone is an independent online media platform established in 2017 by young civil society activists in Lebanon. It aims to bring Lebanese current affairs closer to audiences who feel alienated by traditional media and engage the youth in public debates. It offers critical, investigative and accessible daily news coverage and in-depth features on social, economic and political developments and on non or misrepresented issues such as gender-based discrimination and the situation for refugees and migrant workers. Born on Facebook, Megaphone has active channels on Instagram, Twitter, Youtube and Whatsapp.