When I was young and I was studying English, one of my favorite exercises was the “True or False.” Finding out if the information presented was real or not was something that I loved. I had to check what was presented, the context, etc. Although I don’t take English classes anymore, I have the feeling I’m doing this exercise every day.
Há muitos anos, quando eu estudava inglês, uma das atividades que mais gostava era “Verdadeiro ou Falso”. Descobrir se a informação apresentada era real ou não era algo que me encantava.
Media literacy, put simply, is the ability to identify different types of media and the messages they are sending. When we speak of media, it encompasses print media, such as newspapers, magazines and posters, and theatrical presentations, tweets, radio broadcasts, etc. Being able to understand these various forms of information with an ability to make sense of what is presented is key.
Brian Savitzky started his social enterprise, ítaca Perú, with the idea of creating a better society by educating a generation of leaders right in his hometown of Piura, Peru.
Wilbert St Fort représentait Haïti au VIIIe Sommet des Amériques et au Forum des jeunes des Amériques qui se sont tenus à Lima, au Pérou, du 10 au 14 avril 2018.
Wilbert St Fort represented Haiti at the VIII Summit of the Americas and the Young Americas Forum in Lima, Peru, from April 10 to 14, 2018. We (the YLAI Network team) asked him a few questions about his experience at these events to share with the entire YLAI Network.
“Today knowledge is not power, but sharing knowledge is.” – Business.com
Good advice can be found in many quarters. Advice can come from your boss, a senior colleague, or an expert in your professional field. Advice can also come from your peers, people who have similar but different experiences from you.
We talked to a number of people working in public health across Latin America and the Caribbean. They said some of their biggest challenges were maternal health, family planning, Zika response, HIV/AIDS prevention, healthy relationships, vaccine development and water sanitation. Here are some resources on each of these health issues for you to use as … Read More »
Realizar um evento da Rede Ylai que utiliza os cursos on-line da própria rede é uma ótima maneira de compartilhar conhecimento, provocar diálogo e encontrar transformadores e influenciadores. Esses cursos fornecem informações práticas que podem ajudar os jovens líderes a desenvolver habilidades. O conjunto de materiais — incluindo arquivos de vídeo e áudio, transcrições, guias … Read More »