Global Media and Information Literacy and the Science Culture Construction

The annual Global Media and Information Literacy (MIL) Week, initiated in 2012, is led by UNESCO in cooperation with the UNESCO Media and Information Literacy Alliance. It is a major occasion for stakeholders to review and celebrate the progress achieved towards “Media and Information Literacy for All”. Official flyer of the Global Media and Information Literacy The eleventh Global Media and Information Literacy Week will … Continue reading Global Media and Information Literacy and the Science Culture Construction

More plastic than fish in the world’s oceans by 2050?[1]. What can we do about it?

研究表明,到 2050 年世界海洋中的塑料将比鱼还多,科学文献可以帮助我们! As the world fights COVID-19, it must be remembered that humanity is still threatened by climate change that has been around for quite some time. Understanding the basic science of climate, the influence of humans on climate, and the influence of climate on society, in general, requires information, media, and technological skills. This is especially true in the digital age. Policy-making, awareness-raising, … Continue reading More plastic than fish in the world’s oceans by 2050?[1]. What can we do about it?

Más plástico que peces en los océanos del mundo para el 2050? [1]. Qué podemos hacer al respecto?

一项研究表明,到 2050 年,世界海洋中的塑料将比鱼还多。科学素养可以帮助我们! Mientras el mundo combate COVID-19, se debe recordar que la humanidad aún esta amenazada por el cambio climático. Comprender la ciencia básica del clima, la influencia del ser humano en el clima y la influencia del clima en la sociedad requiere información, medios y competencias tecnológicas. Esto es especialmente cierto en la era digital. La formulación de políticas, la sensibilización y otros … Continue reading Más plástico que peces en los océanos del mundo para el 2050? [1]. Qué podemos hacer al respecto?

Editorial welcome

Welcome to Volume 1 of the Journal of Latinamerican Sciences and Culture (JLASC)! This is a new, peer-reviewed, open-access journal, published by Universidad Privada del Valle, and affiliated to the Andean Road Countries for Science and Technology (ARCST) and Elektro High-Tech Ltd. Co. JLASC is a project that seeks to challenge current science, technology, and society scholarship while, at the same time, making visible the research undertaken from … Continue reading Editorial welcome