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Croatia is the first country in EU to build a curricula on propaganda for asylum seekers and migrants, in three languages: English, Arabic and Croatian.
The Consultations on MIL Policy and Strategy in Kosovo* were held, supported by UNESCO and the European Commission. Training of teachers on MIL was an important topic of the Consultations, as well as the CSOs as watchdogs and promoters of non-formal education.
The Independent Journalism Center (IJC) launched the Media Education Online Platform aimed at students, parents, and teachers from Moldova, as well as anyone interested in media education.
While attention remains on the more public social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter, private, “dark social” messengers may be all the more to blame for the viral spread of disinformation, which is nearly impossible to track or counter once it is being circulated.
IREX has been been testing a new approach to media literacy training in Ukraine since 2015. It recently conducted a rigorous impact study to measure the program’s long-term effects.
The Nordic Council of Ministers urges for finding ways to meet the challenge of "fake news" and launched a booklet to create a debate on how to counter fakes and build trust in words and facts.
The conference “Media Literacy and Education Needs of Journalists and the Public” was organized within the regional project “South-East European Partnership for Media Development“ on March 28-29, 2017 in Skopje.
In order to engage various stakeholders in a dialogue about further policy and strategy development of Media and Information Literacy (MIL), the Albanian Media Institute (AMI), in cooperation with the Ministry of Education and Sport, organized national consultations on MIL in Tirana on 21 February 2017.
SOURCE: Center for International Media Assistance (CIMA)
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SOURCE: Columbia Journalism Review
SOURCE: Poynter Institute