Discussion: How to contribute to the development of a media literacy strategy in Latvia?
Media literacy has become an important competence in everyday life – in both civic and individual decision-making. Is there a need for a national media literacy strategy? What are the challenges for Latvia in promoting media literacy? What actions are needed? What actions should be prioritised?
Dace Melbārde, Member of the European Parliament, former Minister of Culture of Latvia;
Aiga Grišāne, assistant to Dace Melbārde, Member of the European Parliament, former Head of the Media Policy Division of the Ministry of Culture of Latvia;
Vita Anda Tērauda, Member of the Saeima, Chairman of the Media Policy Subcommittee of the Saeima Human Rights and Public Affairs Commission;
Arvils Ašeradens, Member of the Saeima, Chairman of Education, Culture and Science Committee;
Jānis Lielpēteris, Adviser for the Minister of Culture on Media Policy Issues.