Media Literacy Solutions Forum 2019 (Belarus, Minsk)
We warmly invite you to join us for Media Literacy Solutions Forum.
This two-day event will take place in Minsk, Belarus, at the “Ў Gallery”, October 18–19, 2019.
We invite participants who work with topics related to media literacy:
- journalists and other media professionals;
- educators (formal and non-formal education, for children and adults);
- civil society activists, representatives of media literacy initiatives and projects.
Deadline to apply for participants is October 5, 2019.
You can fill in an application form here http://bit.ly/mlsolution
Media Literacy Solutions Forum will gather more than 100 journalists, educators, civil society activists, influencers and representatives of international organizations from Belarus, USA, UK, Ukraine, Georgia, Latvia, Italy, Poland, Armenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Montenegro, Serbia and other countries.
Our aim is to explore solutions for enhancing media literacy in the region of Eastern Europe and Eastern partnership, connect existing media literacy initiatives and share best practices.
There are going to be discussions, workshops, unconference, networking and open space for developing new joint media literacy initiatives and projects. During the Forum we are going to create visual media literacy map with the help of the participants.
The Forum is organised by Press Club Belarus, Belarusian National Platform Civil Society Forum of the Eastern Partnership, the Digital Communication Network and Chevening Alumni Project Fund.
You can find more information about forum and program here: http://medialiteracy.digital
Working languages: English/Russian (interpretation is provided).
In case it’s needed, the visa will be the responsibility of the traveller. The organisers can provide letters of invitation.
The organisers can also cover travel and accommodation during the forum for a limited amount of participants requiring financial assistance.