Milid Week brings together experts from around the world to reflect on Media Literacy and Intercultural Dialogue


Experts from Asia, Africa, Latin America, North America and Europe have confirmed their attendance at the MILID WEEK congress that will take place on 22, 23, 24 and the 25th of May at the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB). This event will create a space to promote contact and cooperation between international organizations, universities, media and researchers, among others, from around the world working in media literacy and information and intercultural dialogue.

Mentor Association and Communication and Education Cabinet organize Milid Week

Milid Week Congress will be held at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona from 23th to May 25th in order to promote exchanges and cooperation in the field of media literacy and information and intercultural dialogue.<

EAVI organizing a conference on "Media, Education and Citizens", on 6 and 7 December in Budapest

IV EAVI International Conference "Media, Education and Citizens" will explore the topics of media education and it’s relation with citizens and Human Rights.

The conference will take place on 6 and 7 December in Budapest, Hungary. It’s organized by European Association for Viewers Interest (EAVI) in collaboration with Visual World Foundation.

First International Congress: "Travel, Communication and Adventure.”

Autonomuous University of Barcelona
22 Nov 2012 - 09:00 - 23 Nov 2012 - 00:00

The congress hopes to serve as a meeting point for all travel lovers. And to achieve this, the event proposes various academic activities along the lines of the following topics:

-          Intercultural dialog as a traveling tool: travel is the best training, rich and beneficial to understanding the diversity of our planet. "Equal within our differences". This will be the theme of this discussion space where travel will serve to establish a dialog between cultures.

Mentor Association participates in a conference on new media at Fudan University in Shanghai


Mentor Association participates in the conference "New Media and Communication of Justice in the Information Society", taking place this week in Fudan University, Shanghai, China.

Jose Manuel Perez Tornero and Samy Tayie, Presidents of the Mentor; Santiago Tejedor Calvo and Pere Oriol Costa, from the Communication and Education Cabinet of the Autonomous University of Barcelona are participating as speakers in these sessions.

Milid Week in Pictures: A space for academic exchange and cooperation


Milid Week allowed academic exchange and, at the same time, to strength ties of solidarity and cooperation between actors in the field of Media Literacy.

In this regard, Conference has also been the meeting place and the opportunity to consolidate ties between people working together though humanistic and democratic skills and values. Sharing of expectations, results of work and projecting initiatives together have contributed to this.

We show here some images that reflect these moments. We will continue posting other images of the event.

Milid Week has established itself as a meeting point for prominent actors in the field of Milid


Outstanding academic actors, politicians and professionals in the field of media literacy found a meeting in Milid Week. The event took place between 23 and 25 May at the Autonomous University of Barcelona and received more than 300 participants from the area, from all continents.

Among them we could find actors from organizations such as UNESCO and the European Commission, Universities, professional and research institutions and nearly a hundred speakers interested in sharing experiences and knowledge about media literacy and intercultural dialogue.

Members of UNESCO-UNAOC Global Chair approved during Milid Week the action plan for the next biennium

UNESCO-UNAOC Global Chair held during the Milid Week Congress a meeting of its members in order to approve the Action Plan for the next two years Milid UNITWIN program. Representatives of member universities worked in delineation of actions on the basis of an earlier document prepared jointly. The plan contains a wide range that includes training, research and promotion of Milid and exchange between members of the chair.

Welcome letter from José Manuel Pérez Tornero, Milid Week Conference Director

Welcome to MILID WEEK Barcelona 2012.

Dear Colleagues and Friends,

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