We CAN! Taking action against hate speech through counter and alternative narratives

This manual presents communicative and educational approaches and tools for youth and other human rights activists to develop their own counter and alternative narratives to hate speech.

It is designed for working with young people from the age of 13. Based on the principles of human rights education and youth participation, We CAN! complements the manual Bookmarks.

This section provides:

  • A complete set of hand-outs used with the manual
  • A case illustrating how to develop a counter narrative using the manual
  • Inspiring examples from the campaign and other partners

Download We CAN! PDF (6.1 MB)

Alternatives is the French version of We CAN!

Other languages

Other language versions of We CAN! is in the process of being translated by campaign partners. We CAN! is already translated in Dutch, Georgian, Norwegian, Portuguese and Spanish.

Contact the national campaign committees or the Youth Department for more information.

If you are interested in translating We CAN! into another language, you can consult our conditions in the Guidelines for the translation of manuals and fill in the expression of interest form.