media literacy

Communication and Education Research Group explains the main lines of action of the UNESCO- UNAOC MILID UNITWIN Chair in TVE


Working in a research oriented to the media contribute to social understanding and addressing social inclusion are two of the main lines of action of UNESCO- UNAOC MILID UNITWIN according to Jose Manuel Pérez Tornero, director of the Communication and Education Research Group.

Launch in Paris of the First European Media Literacy Forum


The First European Media Literacy Forum will be held on May 27 and 28 at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris. This conference is co-organized by UNESCO within the frame of the GAPMIL and will bring together experts, teachers, media professionals, industry, audiovisual authorities, researchers, NPOs, and foundations with the aim to relaunch MIL policies at a European level.

Measuring Media Literacy in Europe 2005-2010

This yearbook is an approach to the situation of media literacy in Europe during the period 2005-2010.

The study takes data from Eurostat, under the system of indicators defined in the research Study on Assessment Criteria for Media Literacy Level.

The study presents a common measuring instrument for all countries of Europe on Media Literacy.

ABC… Media Literacy White Paper

This paper identifies the major conceptual approaches in media education intervention, the different perspectives and European Union guidelines, as well as the background, objectives and scope of these proposals

UNESCO experts highlight Media and Information Literacy as a key competence for the 21st century


UNESCO experts' meeting previous to the World Summit of Information Societies considers Media and Information Literacy (MIL) as the focal point of the required competences needed to face the 21st century.

Thus, they have informed participants of the first meeting previous to the World Summit of Information Societies that is taking place from Monday, February 25 on at UNESCO headquarters in Paris.

Communication and Education Research Group will develop the project I + D + I "DYNAMIC" about Media Literacy Indicators

Which aspects should be measured in Media Literacy related to individuals, companies and groups? And, how these measurements should perform?

Facebook group for media literacy and digital cultures congress debate

The gabinete de Comunicación y Educación has created a group for reflection and debate on Facebook to provide continuity and promote the issues discussed in the context of Congress Media literacy and digital cultures held in Seville on 13 and 14 May.

The group is accessible through the  link and presents temathics in the areas of digital and media literacy competences, educational and communicative new environments and languages and media education.

Actions to continue after the Media Literacy and Digital Cultures Congress

Some of the expositors and participants of the Congress "Media literacy and digital cultures", held in Seville, have begun to work in different actions aimed to maintain reflection, discussion and development of projects in media literacy.

Euro-Iberoamerican Congress ATEI Media literacy and digital cultures

Seville, Spain
13 May 2010 - 14:00 - 14 May 2010 - 20:00
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