Most of our lives today are made up of the media. Newspapers, TV shows, movies, social networks like Instagram, Twitter, etc. are all different types of media that affect all aspects of our lives. These new media, in addition to their many benefits, are also followed by some damages such as a variety of frauds, fake news, and…
Media Literacy helps us to get the best out of the media first, to avoid the related dangers, and to improve our media output in the next step.
The IMLO event is a student Media Literacy competition hosted by International Media Literacy Club each year in different countries.
International Media Literacy Club is an NGO that conducts various activities in the field of media literacy in various countries, including:
- Media literacy student Olympiad
- Making television programs about teenagers and media literacy
- Holding art and media workshops in regional countries
- Holding international events in the field of media literacy
The IMLO is an event in which 15-to-19-year-old students take part to be assessed in a multi-part examination of their ability to analyze and think about media messages and their creativity in media-related activities. Lastly, the participants will be awarded gold, silver and bronze medals based on their scores. The first course of this event was piloted in Malaysia in 2018
The IMLO 2020 event will be held in Muscat in two days on the second week of March 2020
To participate in the event, simply sign up for the app and then take the online test held on Friday, February 21th.