UNESCO-Supported Capacity Building Workshop on Media and Information Literacy for Youth and Youth-led Organizations in India

17-19 October 2016 at Punjabi University, Patiala.



Information and documents for the workshop participants:

o   Workshop Brief

o   Performa for participants

o   Paris Declaration on Media and Information Literacy in the Digital Era

o   MIL Position Paper

o   GAPMIL Framework and Plan of Action


Travel and other instructions for workshop participants:

Dear Participant,

I am glad to inform you that you have been selected for participation in the UNESCO Sponsored Media and Information Literacy Capacity Building Workshop for Indian Youth being organized at Punjabi University, Patiala (Punjab) from 17-19 October 2016.

Kindly confirm your participation at the earliest possible. Kindly also let us know your travel plans and accommodation requirements. You may travel by 3AC/AC Chair car in the train or by AC Bus. For train travel if you do not get a booking directly to Patiala, you may travel upto Rajpura (26 kms from Punjabi University) or Ambala Cantt (50 kms from Punjabi University). Frequent bus service to Patiala during the day is available from bus stands at both these places, just outside the railway station. Punjabi University is located 6 km before the Patiala city on the road from Rajpura/Ambala Cantt, and all buses stop at request at the Punjabi University stop.

Kindly also find a participation performa on this page. Kindly fill it and send it if not sent earlier.

Best wishes,

Dr. Jagtar Singh, 

Workshop Coordinator


         Media and information literacy: policy and strategy guidelines:

         Media and information literacy curriculum for teachers:

         Global media and information literacy assessment framework: country readiness and competencies:

Other Important Links And Documents