Diraya.media is an educational platform that compiles case studies of media activism in the SWANA region and offers media literacy resources that build on these practices. This educational resource is intended for anyone who wants to learn more about media activism in the region and to apply the knowledge from these case studies in their classrooms and organizations.

Case Studies

Fe-Male | Lebanon

INSM | Iraq

IMEMC | Palestine

Mada Masr | Egypt

Inkyfada | Tunisia

My.Kali | Jordan


Diraya.media features the following lesson plans that can be easily implemented in courses in schools and universities or as part of media training in organizations. Each lesson plan can be downloaded and provides step-by-step instructions that include learning outcomes, preparation, and procedures.

A Message to Future Activists!


Diraya means “know-how” in Arabic. We are a team of media researchers and educators from Lebanon and Sweden working together to strengthen media literacy practices by learning from media activists in the SWANA region.

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