EUROPEAN COMMUNITY MEDIA CENTRE FOR DIVERSITY AND INTERCULTURAL DIALOGUE
Building Community through Media
We aim to develop and empower european dialogue and collaboration and hence contribute to strenghten european identity and diversity.We promote citizenship and democracy by helping our community connect, learn, create, and share.
EUCMC is a non profit community media centre that assists and helps kids, youngsters and adults to tell their stories. Education -development of competences, sharing of knowledge and exchange of ideas- is key to our values of citizenship and democracy -not only locally but also in the european perspective.
News: Conference in Aarhus on Media Literacy: Step to Inclusive Society
BUILDING COMMUNITY THROUGH MEDIA
EUROPEAN COMMUNITY MEDIA CENTRE, BJØRNHOLMS ALLE 6, DK-8260 VIBY J, ATT: RUI MONTEIRO, +45 60 29 75 50, EUCMCAARHUS@GMAIL.COM
EUCMC assists and helps kids, youngsters and adults to tell their stories. Education is key to citizenship and democracy in Denmark and Europe.We train kids and their teachers in school to do media by creating media training at a professional level and establishing facilities locally.As a public acces broadcaster we involve and train local and european youth workers and volunteers in media production and broadcast building competences for further education and employability.EUCMC enhances community involvement by introducing audiences to new voices and ideas on stage, screen and over the air. We include citizens of all ages and ethnicities in our training and practice.
Connect, learn, create, and share.
We promote citizenship and democracy by helping our community connect, learn, create, and share.We aim to develop and empower european dialogue and collaboration and hence contribute to strenghten european identity and diversity.Among our latest projects are ‘Gendertalks’ in Macedonia about gender and equality in the Balkans, 'Message in a Bottle' in Denmark about learnings methods and ‘Competence Promotion in School’ in Germany about strategies for inclusion and media, all with european partners.Coming up is new projects for local schools, a creative partnership with European Culture Capital 2018 in Valetta and Leeuwarden and a learning project about inclusion and acceptance of autistic children in society.Finally EUCMC broadcast radio in Aarhus and television in East Jutland, and has recently started streaming web-tv on the internet.
Conference in Aarhus on Media Literacy:
Step to Inclusive Society
European Community Media Center, EUCMC, is hosting a conference on Media Literacy in Aarhus, Denmark on the 6., 7. and 8. of October 2017.
The event takes place in Gellerup -an intercultural area in Aarhus with more than 50 different ethnic groups- in Foreningernes Hus, Gudrunsvej 10A. The conference is open to the public on Saturday the 7. of October between 14.30 and 18.00.
The main goal of the project 'Media Literacy: Step to Inclusive Society’ -strongly influenced by the common European challenges regarding migrant crisis- is to contribute to building greater tolerance towards cultural diversity in Europe, as well as to developing more critical stand towards media products while acknowledging the best ways to use media for creating better functioning multicultural societies. The project consists of two main activities, a conference and a training course, hosted in Denmark and Republic of Macedonia.