Media Education Centre

The mission of the Media Education Centre is to promote role of the Media, Peace and Information Literacy in the transition to sustainable ways of living and a global society founded on a shared ethical framework that includes respect and care for the community of life, new media pedagogy, ecological Continue Reading →

Commitment for the Future

Commitment for the Future Calling YOU! Join us! Empower Youth: Preparing young people to solve the world’s greatest challenges is necessary to achieve the UN Agenda 2030 Sustainable Development Goals. The ”Commitment for the Future” brings together different perspectives and approaches in values-based education to provide a forum to examine Continue Reading →

MIL Cities around the World

What are MIL Cities?  Cities around the world have benefitted hugely from the digital revolution. Information about transportation, health care, entertainment, news, the private sector, civil society, and the government has increased efficiency, opened up new economic, social and cultural possibilities, reduced pollution, and enhanced transparency and participation. A growing Continue Reading →

Why Rotary?

Since 2014, Media Education Centre through Danube Peace Boat Project use film and all media to document best practices inside of schools and out – with a special emphasis on the ways that today’s gadgets and applications are used by young people to produce digital media, collaborate, and more actively Continue Reading →

Fest of Fests

Actions: Fest of Fests Launching Forum | Michael Cacoyannis Foundation Athens, 25-28 June 2018    Coordinator: Vassilis Karamitsanis  Key points: How does your festival prioritize critical viewers and critical engagement into the educational activities addressed to its young participants and/or audience? How does it monitor the results of this activity Continue Reading →

What is Media Pedagogy?

First, media pedagogy is focussing more on the process than on the content, the goal being to memorize events and morphologies of the evolution of mass media means or to develop skills for creating presentation programmes. It is focussing on developing critical thinking competences as to the influence exerted by Continue Reading →

The Danube Peace Boat 2018-2022

“We cannot always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.” Franklin D. Roosevelt, from Great Speeches The Danube Peace Boat Platform can be a tool for sustainable development, inclusion, reconciliation and peace, intercultural and interfaith dialogue and understanding. Four years ago, MEC Continue Reading →

Highlights

Highlights: Unity in Diversity – World Civil Society, Serbia Launch, 25-27 July 2017 By Mr Peter Pece Gorgievski and Mr Miomir Rajcevic The Danube Peace Boat and Unity in Diversity-World Civil Society Serbia event opened in the city of Novi Sad – the third largest city next to Belgrade, the Continue Reading →