MIA-Media in Action project approved for funding by the European Commission

Media In Action – MIA was one of two projects approved for financing by the European Commission, in the scope this call for proposals  “Media Literacy For All” Pilot Project. MIA will design and conduct training activities for teachers and trainers, in the range of media education, with a special attention on news and storytelling. The European consortium is coordinated by  Pontydysgu, a research center established in Wales, having as main coordinator Angela Rees. From the European team are still part of CICANT, in Portugal, the project is coordinated by Maria José Brites, professor at the Universidade Lusófona do Porto and post-doctoral researcher at CECS-UMinho. The remaining partners are Grupo Comunicar (Spain), Cooperativa Nuova Dimensione (Italy) and the Knowledge Innovation Centre (Malta).