UNESCO, Nigerian Government and stakeholders call for promotion of Media and Information Literacy to mitigate disinformation and misinformation
UNESCO the Nigerian government and other stakeholders have emphasised the need to empower citizens with media and information literacy competencies as the most sustainable means to curb the effects of misinformation and disinformation in society
The world stands together for Global Media and Information Literacy Week 2022
The world is sending a clear message Media and Information literacy is an imperative to nurture trust freedom peace and solidarity Two days have passed since the beginning of the 11th Global Media and Information Literacy Week which lasts until 31st October 2022 Its Feature Conference and Youth Forum is hosted by Nigeria and taking place in Abuja However the Week for Global Media and Information Literacy MIL is also being commemorated around the world
United Nations chief calls on countries to develop media and information literacy policies and ensure financing globally
The UN SecretaryGeneral António Guterres has called on Member States of the United Nations to develop media and information literacy policies that put science knowledge and facts first
Abuja Declaration on Global Financing for Media and Information Literacy adopted in Nigeria
Participants in the closing session of the Global Media and Information Literacy Week 2022 Feature Conference and Youth Forum Agenda held on 28 October 2022 unanimously adopted the Abuja Declaration on Global Financing for Media and Information Literacy An Imperative to Fight against Disinformation and Build Trust
#IAmAntiRacist – Are you? Join our social media campaign!
As you can imagine racism occurs all the time and everywhere Have you been a bystander or a victim yourself We invite you to share your experience You can reduce racism through your own actions We need to STOP racism together
How to strengthen social inclusion through artistic practice in Chad?
The arts have proven to be a powerful tool to support reconciliation rehabilitation and reintegration Many reports highlight the transformative power of art when working with populations with populations whose rights are denigrated Artistic activities are a powerful vector of social integration connecting people across their differences They can help people to look forward to a new life and a better future