Event Reports

Media Literacy Practices: Changing the relation of the public to the media.

by Eleftherios Petropoulos

Workshop on the relations between the public and the media in the light of the phenomenon of the spreading of fake news.

Event in Kavala in cooperation with local actors on actual matters of journalism.

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, Greece Office in cooperation with the Journalists' Union of Macedonia and Thrace Daily Newspapers and the School of Journalism and Mass Communications of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, organized on 21 April 2018 in Kavala an all-day seminar with the title "Media Literacy Practices: Changing the relation of the Public to the Media". Its aim was the analysis of phenomena as that of the spreading of fake news and the presentation of means with which both professionals and the public can address them.

The program followed was the same as in Thessaloniki, with the inclusion of Apostolos Vagenas and Nikos Spitseris from Kavala.