Global Media and Information Literacy Week 2017

When, local time: 
Wednesday, 25 October 2017 - 9:00am to Wednesday, 1 November 2017 - 6:00pm
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Contact: 
Alton Grizzle (a.grizzle@unesco.org)

The yearly Global MIL Week, initiated in 2012, is led by UNESCO in cooperation with GAPMIL, UNAOC and the Media and Information Literacy and Intercultural Dialogue (MILID) University Network. It unites diverse actors committed to promoting media and information literacy (MIL) as a way to foster social inclusion and intercultural dialogue.
The sixth annual global celebration of Media and Information Literacy (MIL) Week is being prepared. The Week will take place from 25 October 2017 till 1st November 2017. The Global MIL Week 2017 highlights include local and regional activities around the world as well as its feature event, the Seventh Media and Information Literacy and Intercultural Dialogue (MILID) Conference, to be held from 24 to 27 October 2017, in Kingston, Jamaica.