Multikultura launches the project for media literacy
Association Multikultura joins the eight annual celebration of Global Media and Information Literacy Week!
On 13 November the team of Multikultura launched the start of the project "For critical thinking youth", where the participants had the chance to get informed more about the project activities and how to be part of it.
The main aim of this project is to contribute towards the development of the critical thinking in the Polog region, through media literacy of young people.
Within the frames of this project will be realized different activities which will result with critical thinking youngsters, who can detect the media manipulations and the hate speech.
Also, the representative of our media partner Bon Zo and one of the board members of Council of Media Ethics of Macedonia and in the same time the director of TV Koha, Mevaip Abdiu informed the participants about the importance of media literacy and how they can identify media manipulations.
This project is financially supported within the The Critical Thinking for Media wise Citizens – CriThink project, financed by the European Union and implemented by Metamorphosis Foundation in partnership with Eurothink - Centre for European Strategies.
Round table- Tetovo, my youth friendly municipality
Tetovo, my youth friendly municipality was the topic of the round table organized on 24th October 2019 by the Association Multikultura.
This final activity served to present the results of the project implemented so far, as well as to present the draft Strategy of the work of the Local Youth Council of the Municipality of Tetovo.
The presence of the huge number of youngsters, proved their willingness to be part of the Local Youth Council, and pointed out the importance of existence and functionality of this council.
This round table was an excellent opportunity to provide proposals, solutions and ideas from young people, local government and the NGO sector on how to increase youth participation in decision-making process and creating youth policies.
This activity is financially supported within the project “Legal aid and support for strengthening capacities for advocacy and sustainability for local civic organizations”, financed by the European Union, implemented by Macedonian Young Lawyers Association, Danish Refugee Council, Local Community Development Foundation and Coalition All For Fair Trials.
Promotion day "CSOs impACT for YOUth"
Today, 08th October 2019, through the promotional materials, the young people from the Municipality of Tetovo, had the chance to learn more about the Local Youth Strategy of the Municipality of Tetovo 2020-2024 and about their rights for participation in the policy and decision making processes.
In the frames of the last activity of this project, the team of Multikultura today was at the two universities and in the city center, in order to inform the young people about the youth policies and how to get more active in their community.
The activities of this project are supported by Mladiinfo through the project Youth Bank Hub Western Balkan and Turkey, which is financed by the European Union and implemented by 5 organizations from the region Mladiinfo from Macedonia, Fondacija Ana i Vlade Divac from Serbia, Nvo Prima from Montenegro, Partners Albania for Change and Development from Albania and Toplum Gönüllüleri Vakfı - TOG from Turkey.