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Global Media and Information Literacy Youth Hackathon
October 3, 2021
Global Media and Information Literacy Youth Hackathon led by UNESCO and South Africa in cooperation with European Commission
Dear UNESCO Partners,
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What can youth do to harness Media and Information Literacy to build the post-pandemic world for the public good?
Hack Media and Information Literacy for Better Futures – a Global Youth Hackathon led by UNESCO and South Africa, in cooperation with European Commission, IBM Z, and other partners, will seek to answer this question. In partnership with the EU-funded project Social Media 4 Peace, this year’s edition seeks to tackle the specific challenges in promoting peace-building narratives and to address hate speech through media and information literacy. The call for applications is now launched globally.
Apply as a team: click here