Webinar on Media Literacy in Europe: Baltic States

This webinar is one in a series of monthly webinars organised by the Media & Learning Association (MLA) and Nordicom which aims to support the growing number of organisations and individuals keen to help young people become more media literate.

Programme:

  • Introduction to Media Literacy in the Baltic states by Maarit Jaakkola, during which Maarit will provide an overview of the status of Media Literacy in the Baltic countries, describe the relevant policy framework and the extent to which media literacy is supported and promoted in an educational context. Maarit will do this based on work carried out for the Central European Journal of Communication;
  • News and updates on media literacy across Europe. During this section, we will provide a short round-up of news and information about media literacy activities in different countries including new developments, initiatives and research findings.

Moderators and hosts:  Maarit Jaakkola, Nordicom and Sally Reynolds, Media & learning Association.

These webinars are open to anyone interested in the topic of media literacy including researchers, practitioners and policy makers.