How Al Jazeera Wants To Bring Twitter To The World

Qatar-based news network Al Jazeera launched an educational campaign this month that aims to teach viewers in Turkey, Bosnia and elsewhere in the world with how to use Twitter and Facebook. The videos are being distributed on a new, dedicated YouTube (NSDQ: GOOG) channel called Al Jazeera Unplugged but may eventually also show up on Al Jazeera’s TV stations. The network’s ambitious goal is to raise a new generation of citizen journalists.

This article originally appeared in GigaOm.