This session is part of the activities of the UNESCO MIL City Network Initiative. It will be moderated by Veronika Yarnykh, UNESCO media education expert, associate Professor of Russian State University for Humanities. The webinar will be in English.
The main topics for discussion will be:
– What changes do you see in media education now and beyond pandemic COVID 19?
– What main focuses in the development of media education do you see now?
– What new educational media technologies and tools do you suggest now?
– Media education is a multidisciplinary approach . What fields do you want to include in it now, after pandemic COVID 19?
Gianna Cappello, Associate professor of Digital Sociology and Education (University of Palermo). President of MED (Italian Association for Media Education). Vice President of IAME (International Association for Media Education).
Chi Kim Chueng, Honorary Assistant Professor, Faculty of Education, University of Hong Kong. Chairman, Hong Kong Association of Media Education.
Belinha S. De Abreu, global media literacy educator, President of the International Council for Media Literacy (IC4ML).
Felipe Chibas, Associated Professor University of São Paulo, Representative of GAPMIL-UNESCO in Latin America and Coordinator of Thot-CRIARCOM.
Irene Andriopoulou, UNESCO MIL Alliance co Secretary GeneralHead of Research, Studies & Education EKOME.