DE - Development Education
DE - Development Education

CIAK MigrACTION!


CIAK MigrACTION seeks to contribute to a positive and balanced representation of migrants’ contribution to EU societies, intervening on communication processes which have a negative influence on public opinion towards migration movements.

Italy
Country
Italy
Beneficiaries
Beneficiaries (*)
1 500 000

Local partners

Municipality of Bologna;

Dedalus Cooperativa Sociale (Naples).

 

International partners

Action Aid Hellas (Aah) - Greece;

Artemisszió Foundation - Ungheria;

Sudwind Verein Fur Entwicklungspolitik Und Globale Gerechtigkeit  (SudWind) - Austria.

Funding agencies

European Union’s Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund.

Starting date

1st December 2018

Implementation period

24 months

Description
Considering recent migration flows, difficult management of refugees’ arrivals, violent extremism, rise of populism and xenophobia, it is urgent to act in awareness-raising field, targeting public opinion and media, these being crucial to shape public opinion on migration issues. Informative and balanced media coverage of migration issues is essential for the public to understand the full dimension of this phenomenon. Project addresses these issues by improving media literacy and use of social media for disseminating a positive narrative on migration, tackling stereotypes, hate speech and intolerance. Giving voice and active role to migrants and youth in this debate, promoting an in-dept research, trainings to journalists, visual social media campaign, round tables and conferences with local authorities, the action wants to enhance effective inclusion processes.
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