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Amelie multiplier event with stakeholders and representatives from the educational system in Romania
Fundatia EOS Romania (EOS) organised the final multiplier event of the Amelie project on 28 February 2023. The event was organised at Hotel Timișoara and was
How to deal with online harms? UNESCO Global Conference ‘Internet for Trust’
Digital platforms provide various opportunities for people to interact, communicate, engage, and learn. Nevertheless, they may also severely affect European values as equality, respect for
Facing hate speech with media literacy
On 18th of January 2023, the United Nations System Staff College (UNSSC) and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) were hosting a
#EveryNameCounts: Arolsen Archives call for challenge against forgetting
In honor of International Holocaust Memorial Day on January 27th (the anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz concentration camp), the Arolsen Archives have launched
Is Artificial Intelligence Governing Communication Online?
In our days we are witnessing a wide argumentation for and against several technological advancements and how they are deployed in societal domains and contexts.
The potential of education in addressing hate speech
Freedom of speech is one of the cornerstones of democracy, but it also has its boundaries and limits (Gorenc, 2022). According to Jääskeläinen (2020), to
Hate speech and crime, local and regional authorities: what they can do?
On November 30th, 2022, at the European Committee of the Regions plenary session it has been emphasised the importance of playing a critical role, for
We CAN! Taking action against hate speech through counter and alternative narratives – a guide developed by Council of Europe
Council of Europe, within No Hate Speech Youth Campaign, developed the manual entitled – We CAN! Taking action against hate speech through counter and alternative
United Nations Strategy and Plan of Action on Hate Speech 2019
The United Nations Strategy defines hate speech as: “any kind of communication in speech, writing or behaviour, that attacks or uses pejorative or discriminatory language
EU Code of Conduct against online hate speech: latest evaluation shows slowdown in progress
The European Commission released the results of its seventh evaluation of the Code of Conduct on countering illegal hate speech online. This year’s results unfortunately show