A six-day institute focusing on how literacy is changing as a result of emerging media and technologies. The Institute considers the implications of this cultural and technological shift for teaching and learning. To read more, click here.
Conferences and Calls for Papers
Young people from around the world are invited to submit original and creative videos focusing on the PLURAL+ themes of migration, diversity, social inclusion and the prevention of xenophobia. Deadline: 3 June 2018 Click here to learn more.
This is the third edition of this conference, which is held annually as a special session alongside WPFD. It brings together researchers from different disciplines working on aspects of the safety of journalists, and offers a possibility to connect with policy makers and media practitioners. To read more, click here.
More than half of all universities across Europe have integrated video into their services. Using video results in increased satisfaction of students with their learning experience and 4 out of 5 students believe it increases their achievements. Everyone in the higher education sector is aware of the impact moving images have on a student population […]
This public consultation will help assess the effectiveness of current actions by market players and other stakeholders, the need for scaling them up and introducing new actions to address different types of fake news. Click here to read more.
Call for proposals/abstracts:October 1, 2017- November 4, 2017. Notification of acceptance: December 1, 2017. Strand 1: Media Literacy: Past, Present, and Future: Papers/Presentations in this strand will explore the growth of media literacy through a current and/or historical lens in all facets–academia, education, non-profits– looking to understand the foundations of the field, and what they […]
PLURAL+ 2017 the youth video festival on migration, diversity, social inclusion and prevention of xenophobia will celebrate 27 award-winning videos of the 320 entries received from all around the world. Awards ceremony at United Nations Headquarters, New York: November 9, 6:30-8:30 pm. Followed by a reception. Panel discussions at the Paley Center for Media: November […]
The annual Global MIL Week activities and the feature conference are important opportunities for stakeholders globally to celebrate the progress achieved towards the process of “MIL for all”. Global MIL Week also enables connections and sharing of creative projects, the latest research, new ideas, and information across countries and stakeholders involved in MIL, and in […]
Media literacy professionals from all over Europe will be gathering in Sarajevo in September 2017 to explore the huge challenges of our rapidly changing media world. Given the tidal wave of information, disinformation, propaganda and lies that we have witnessed in the recent past, the Media Meets Literacy 2017 conference, organized by the Evens Foundation […]
The UNESCO Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Education for Peace and Sustainable Development (MGIEP) is calling for unique proposals to be featured at its international ed-tech conference, “TECH”. Final Date for Submission: August 15, 2017 To read more, click here.