Compendium of policy measures

WIR. Berichte aus dem neuen Oesterreich (WE. Reports from the new Austria)

Citizenship/civic competences, Enhancing critical thinking and media literacy, Ensuring young people acquire social, civic and intercultural competences, Promoting intercultural dialogue

Austria

2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017


From 2011, “Blinklicht Media Lab” has been collecting and publishing autobiographical texts by young people between the ages of 14-25. Telling their own stories gives a voice to young people who would otherwise remain unheard and contributes to a process of reflection and empowerment.

Mira Media

Citizenship/civic competences, Enhancing critical thinking and media literacy

Netherlands

2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017


Mira Media is an NGO that works primarily at the local level to promote ethnic diversity in the media and to strengthen the media literacy of traditionally underserved communities such as the parents of migrant children. It also collaborates with similar organisations at the international level.

Press and Media Week at School, Semaine de la presse et des médias dans l'école

Citizenship/civic competences, Ensuring young people acquire social, civic and intercultural competences

France

2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017


The Press and Media Week at School is the flagship media education operation, organised and implemented by the French Centre for Media and Information Education (CLEMI) since 1990. Each year more than 200,000 teachers of all levels and disciplines participate in the Week. Its main aim is to help learners, from kindergarten to high school, to better understand the media system, to form their own critical judgment, to develop their interest in current affairs and to forge their identity as citizens.

Pages