Council conclusions on developing media literacy and critical thinking through education and training

Council of the EU
  • 30/05/2016
  • 16:07
  • Press release
  • 298/16
  • Education & training
  • Culture
30/05/2016
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Conclusions adopted by the Council on developing media literacy and critical thinking through education and training acknowledge the many benefits and opportunities that the Internet and social media can bring, but also highlight the potential threats and dangers they can present. The conclusions stress the fundamental role of education and training in helping young people to become media-literate and responsible citizens of the future.