Global Media and Information Literacy (MIL) Week will take place from 31 October to 5 November, 2016. The Global MIL Week 2016 highlights include the Sixth Media and Information Literacy and Intercultural Dialogue (MILID) Conference and the First General Assembly of the Global Alliance for Partnerships on Media and Information Literacy (GAPMIL), taking place November 2-5, 2016 in São Paulo, Brazil. The theme of the Global MIL Week 2016 is “Media and Information Literacy: New Paradigms for Intercultural Dialogue”. Media and information Literacy is an essential tool which cannot be exempted in achieving the Sustainable Development Goal Read More.
Asabe Shehu Yar’Adua Foundation (ASYARF) is an International Civil Society Organization. The organization works in line with the United and holds a Consultative Status with ECOSOC. ASYARF is also accredited by Several International Organization including UN Organizations and Agencies. Collaborating with UNESCO to host and Celebrate Global Media and Information Literacy (MIL) week 2016. This is the 5th annual global celebration of Media and Information Literacy (MIL) Week of UNESCO and ASYARF 1st MIL Day which is intended to be celebrated yearly in Nigeria and across the Globe. This event will bring together Stakeholders, NGO Organization, Media Practitioners, Teacher and Students among others to meet and share the latest research, projects, new ideas and information with a diverse gathering of stakeholders involved in information and media literacy.
Dr. Amb. Hajiya Asabe Shehu Musa Yar’Adua is a bridge builder,who has continually rendered Selfless Services to Humanity. She has served and. committed to ensuring the upliftment of Local indigenous women and girls, Youths among others. She has been honoured with several chieftaincies across the Federation like Anambra, Ebonyi, Delta, Lagos, Imo and Abia State. But most notable, recently she coffered as the ODI UKO NA MBA NDI-IGBO.Read More.