Celebrating a decade of media literacy in the Netherlands – Jubilee book

  • Awareness
  • 29/06/2016
  • Dutch Safer Internet Centre

Since the introduction of media literacy in the Netherlands in 2005, the Dutch have become a lot more media literate. This calls for celebration with a special jubilee book, in which we not only look at what has happened in the past 10 years; we especially look forward to the next 10 years. What will the future bring us, and what kind of media literacy will we need?

Mediawijzer.net*, the Dutch centre of expertise for media literacy, asked this question to 21 prominent artists, scientists, entrepreneurs, developers, philosophers and even a hacker. The result is a book full of inspiring, refreshing and sometimes disquieting and disruptive ideas and visions on the media literacy of the future.
 
The book also highlights several milestones from Mediawijzer.net and its network, which consists of over a thousand partners.
 
Download the jubilee book, in English, here.
 
Find out more about the work of the Dutch Safer Internet Centre, including its awareness raising, helpline, hotline and youth participation services.
 
* The network organisation Mediawijzer.net aims to increase media literacy among citizens and organisations. It is the Dutch centre of expertise for media literacy. Read more about Mediawijzer.net here.

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