MIA – Media in Action
O MIA – Media In Action was one of two approved for financing by the European Commission, in scope of call for proposals “Media Literacy For All” Pilot Project.
It has as objectives design and conduct training actions for teachers and trainers, in the areas of media education, with a special focus on news and storytelling. The consortium is coordinated by Pontydysgu, a research center based in Wales, having as IR Angela Rees. From the European team are still part of CICANT, coordinated by Maria José Brites, teacher at the Lusófona University of Porto and post-doctoral student at CECS-UMinho. The remaining partners are Grupo Comunicar (Spain), a Cooperativa Nuova Dimensione (Italy) and the Knowledge Innovation Centre (Malta).