Youth & Media Literacy


Media literacy:  A call for action
11 Apr 2016

Media literacy: A call for action

In today’s media-saturated culture, it is crucial people understand how media impacts their lives and how to use it to their advantage. That’s why media and information literacy education must be an integral part of school curricula. In a world dictated by Web 3.0 and accelerated by the Internet of Things, it is obvious that literacy, once understood as basic reading and writing skills, is...

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The Media We Want
18 Nov 0201

The Media We Want

Our reporters asked young people around Africa about what kind of media they would like to see in their country. Here are summaries of what they said. Liberia Abdullah Sesay (19), Monrovia, Liberia, Child Rights Advocate; Student, Light International School I would like our media to be more proactive, to be independent in their reporting and to get to the people and get more information,...

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