20th anniversary of Digital Opportunities Foundation

Berlin, 09.09.2022: For 20 years, the Digital Opportunities Foundation, cooperation partner in the AMeLiE project, has been committed to digital participation of all population groups. On Wednesday, September 7, the foundation team celebrated the anniversary at bUm in Berlin together with long-time collaborators, stakeholders and experts from the field of digitization and digital participation. When […]

Countering hate speech through arts and art education

The extended use of digital media brought modern communication ethics to become a field of significant concern, because phenomena like the alarming amplification of online hate speech hinder inclusion, freedom of speech and digital citizenship. Hate speech has raised a discussion on a global scale, especially since the evolution of the internet has transformed human […]

And the Kind Speech Day campaign winner in Romania is…

The #KindSpeechDay campaign carried out in the AMeLiE partner schools in Romania, has selected its winner at the national level! The campaign implemented by our colleagues from National College “Tudor Vladimirescu” Tg. Jiu was designated as the most suggestive among #KindSpeechDay campaigns organised by partner schools in Romania. To ensure the participation of a big […]

Two European school platforms in one!

The former School Education Gateway and the teachers’ favourite e-Twinning platform recently merged into the European School Education Platform – the new integrated platform for schools in Europe. The School Education Gateway was an online platform for teachers, school leaders, researchers, teacher educators, policymakers and other professionals working in school education across all levels, including Early Childhood Education and […]

Special survey “JIMplus” on fake news and hate speech in the everyday life of young people | Germany

Extracts from the press release of the mpfs (Medienpädagogischer Forschungsverbund Südwest), translated to English Source: https://www.mpfs.de/fileadmin/files/Studien/JIM/JIMplus_2022/PM_JIMplus_2022_final.pdf Stuttgart, Germany, July 2022 Young people between the ages of twelve and 19 regularly come across fake news and hate speech on the Internet. Contact with these phenomena increases with age. Hate-filled comments are perceived above all on Instagram, […]

AMeLiE international workshop in Prague

While we are preparing for a well-deserved Summer break, save the date for the AMeLiE international workshop in Prague! The workshop will take place in the framework of the biggest international event on digital transformation coming up in September – the ALL DIGITAL Summit 2022. It will take place in the Czech capital under the Presidency […]

Kind Speech Day campaigns in the Romanian partner schools have come to an end

Kind Speech Day campaigns organized in the AmeLiE partner schools from Romania have come to an end in mid-July. The campaigns were organized in all five partner schools which are involved in the implementation of the AmeLiE project activities at national level, namely: “Mihai Eminescu” National College Petroșani “Samuel von Brukenthal” National College Sibiu “Mircea […]

Disturbing levels of online abuse of athletes

Elite athletes are mainly associated with great achievements and respect. We think of them as people who take the pleasure of glory, their millions of fans, a high social status and many more elements of a life worth to admire. However, athletics is not always a joyful and safe environment. Athletes encounter hate speech and […]