Article
2016
On May 4th 2012, the Flemish Government principally approved the media literacy concept note, which is a joint proposal from minister of media Ingrid Lieten and minister of education Pascal Smet. Media literacy is a theme which is situated at the intersection of different policy fields including...
Article
2016
The media literacy field is a broad field of actors spread over different sectors and policy domains. More than 222 actors in Flanders commit to making children, young people and adults media literate in numerous ways. This shows from research of Mediawijs.be and Cemeso (VUB). The study makes an...
Article
2016
92% of the Flemish youth (12-18 years old) has its own smartphone. For them, it is their most important digital device. Young people use their smartphone very multifunctional: to follow current events and to discuss homework, but also to game, stream music, and to chat. With this, smartphones...
Article
2016
Who are we? With the EU Kids Online research, we want to gain more insight into the online activities, skills and experiences of children and their parents, and how they deal with both the positive and negative sides of the internet. The EU Kids Online research consists of a network of 25 European...