Project ID 2210651031

The UNGA Resolution A/RES/75/267 on Media and Information Literacy, calls on countries around the world, "to develop and implement policies, action plans and strategies related to the promotion of media and information literacy, and to increase awareness, capacity for prevention and resilience to disinformation and misinformation..." Against this backdrop, this Activity will seek to accelerate the push for national media and information literacy polices in Member States, adaptation of the new UNESCO resource, Media and Information Literate Citizens: Think critically, Click Wisely (Second Edition of the UNESCO Model Media and Information Literacy Curriculum for Educators and Learners) including integration in youth organizations, media, digital platforms.

  • On-going

USD 209,997

Total Project Budget

USD 180,883

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2022.01.01
End Date 2023.12.31
Benchmark as of 2023.06.30

Geographical Scope and Beneficiaries

Country Allocation

Financial plan

Type of Funding Uses of Funding Sources of Funding Project Budget (USD) Incurred Expenditures (USD)
Assessed Contribution - Assessed Contribution Communication and information Contribution to Regular Budget 209,997 180,883

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Communication and information
Outcome 8 - Foster knowledge sharing and skills development in the digital age Output: 8.CI5 - Member States have strengthened institutional and human capacities to integrate media and information literacy (MIL) in policies and strategies, and to bridge the digital and knowledge divides, through the development of digital skills and competencies, particularly in the SIDS, and among women and girls and different marginalized and vulnerable groups
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 50%
  • 50%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 15%
  • Youth | 40%
  • Priority Africa | 30%
  • Small Island Developing States | 15%