Building peace in the minds of men and women

Regional Chapters

The five Regional Chapters of the UNESCO MIL Alliance represent the Alliance and coordinate activities at the regional level. The representatives of the Regional Chapters are the focal points in the regions along with other Regional Committee members. They develop and implement regional action plans to stimulate synergies around MIL, based on the Global Framework and Action Plan of the Alliance.

 

Regional Representative for Africa

Mr Wallace Gichunge (Kenya)
Executive Director
Centre for Media and Information Literacy
wgichunge@gmail.com

 

Regional Representative for Arab States

Mr Ahmad Al-Khasawneh (Jordan)
Professor
Hashemite University
Director of Center Information
Communication and e-Learning Technology
akhasawneh@yahoo.com

 

Regional Representative for Asia-Pacific

Mr Jose Reuben Q. Alagaran II (Philippines)
President
Philippine Association for Media and Information Literacy
jralagaran@gmail.com

 

Regional Representative for Latin America and the Caribbean

Mr Felipe Chibás Ortiz (Cuba)
Associate Professor
University of Sao Paulo
chibas_f@yahoo.es

 

Regional Representative for North America and Europe:

Ms Tessa Jolls (USA)
President, Center for Media Literacy
Founder, Consortium for Media Literacy
tessajolls@gmail.com