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Trailer – Imprint Media Messages: The Migrant and Refugee Crisis as Excellent Field of Agenda Setting | #MyStory

From director Laszlo Hartai and the Hungarian Moving Image and Media Education Association, we welcome this documentary as part of the #MyStory: Media, Migrants & Refugees project co-funded by the EU Europe for Citizens Programme and coordinated by the European Association for Viewers Interests - EAVI.

By | February 21st, 2017|Article, Documentary, Projects, video|0 Comments

EAVI Joins 34 Organisations to Advocate for Better Copyright Reform for Education

The joint action was motivated by ambiguous wording used in the directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market that is being discussed by a Parliamentary Committee formed by around 300 MEPs, to whom the letter is addressed.

By | February 9th, 2017|Article, Copyright, EU Affairs, Policy|0 Comments

Privacytopia Binary Art Exhibition Jan 13 – 29, Brussels

Privacytopia Binary is an exhibition and side event of  the upcoming 10th International Computers, Privacy and Data Protection conference in Brussels on 25th - 27th January. Running from Jan 13 - 29, Privacytopia is organised by Privacy Salon and artist, curator and researcher Bogomir Doringer, whom we recently spoke to ahead of the opening, [...]

By | January 13th, 2017|Article, Interview, Privacy, Surveillance|0 Comments

Facebook’s Fake News Problem and What You Can Do to Stop It

Post-truth was named word of the year by Oxford Dictionaries last week as the scramble to understand what exactly happened in the US election was well underway. One argument being forwarded is that the proliferation of fake news on Facebook may have influenced the result.

Monitoring Media Pluralism and Media Literacy Across Europe, 2016

EAVI's Paolo Celot attended the The Centre for Media Pluralism and Media Freedom's workshop on media literacy at the European University Institute in Florence on November 3rd, 2016

By | November 18th, 2016|Article, Conference, Event, Media Literacy, Media Pluralism, Study|0 Comments

My First Training: Media Literacy, Critical Thinking & Propaganda – ‘Lead On’ Youth Exchange, Canary Islands

EAVI's Luc Steinberg recently lead an Erasmus+ youth exchange in the Canary Islands to give training on media literacy, propaganda and critical thinking.

By | November 17th, 2016|Article, Media Literacy, Propaganda, Training|0 Comments

EAVI Lecture on Innovative Communication Strategies, Rome

In October La Sapienza University in Rome organised a school on innovative communication strategies. In a two-hour lecture, EAVI Secretary General Paolo Celot illustrated the European policies for communication and digital skills.

By | October 24th, 2016|Article, Conference, Event, Skills|0 Comments

Refugees and Migrants: the inconvenient truths – First Event of EAVI’s #MyStory Project

“We shouldn't talk about quality journalism. Quality journalism is just journalism.” Refugees and Migrants: the inconvenient truths – Residence Palace, Brussels, 4th October 2016 We kicked off EAVI's project #MyStory: Media, Migrants & Refugees (funded by European Commission), on Tuesday October 4th. The first #MyStory event, organised by the Alliance Internationale de Journalistes (AIJ) and the European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) [...]

By | October 5th, 2016|Article, Conference, Event, Media Literacy, News|0 Comments