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MEDEA at the Global MIL Week 2023 #GlobalMILWeek

December 8, 2023

International Conference on Media and Information Literacy for Digital Citizenship and Well-being: Youth as Chaalnge Makers

8th December 2023 03:00 PM, Rome, Italy

This conference highlights the necessity to empower young people with MIL knowledge, skills, values and attitudes for a fulfilled digital citizenship, enabling youth to be at the centre of positive change for peace, intercultural dialogue and development. It gathers MIL experts, well-established researchers as well as young researchers in an inter-generational discussion.

Organized by Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah University, the Faculty of Arts and Humanities Fes-Sais, and the Discourse, Creativity, Society and Religions Laboratory, Morocco, in partnership with UNESCO and MEDEA, Mediterranean Europe and Africa.

Moderaor: Dr. Abdelhamid Nfissi, Professor, Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah University, Fez, Morocco & Founding Member of UNESCO-MILID University Network

Eminent Speakers:

Mr. John Okande, Programme Coordinator for Social Media 4 Peace, UNESCO Regional Office for Eastern Africa

Dr. Drissia Chouit, Professor, Moulay Ismail University of Meknes, Morocco; Co-Chair of UNESCO MIL Alliance & Founding Member of MEDEA, Mediterranean Europe and Africa

Mr. Alexandre Le Voci Sayad, Journalist, Educator and Writer; Director of ZeitGeist and Host of the TV Show “Idade Mídia” on Canal Futura, Brazil

Dr. Adriana Mutu, Head of Academic Quality, Professor and Researcher at ESIC Business & Marketing School, Barcelona, Spain. Independent Expert Consultant for the Council of Europe

Dr. Katerina Chryssanthopoulou, Media & News Literacy Independent Consultant & Trainer; Founder of Media Literacy Matters & Stories Media Lab; Co-founder of Media Literacy Institute, Researcher at Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

– John N. Ponsaran, DComm Faculty, Development Studies Program Affiliate Faculty, Doctor of Communication Program University of the Philippines Manila and UP Open University.

To register click here: Iscrizione al Webinar – Zoom


December 8, 2023
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