Professor Catherine Holloway at UNESCO: Global Media and Information Literacy Week

Global Disability Innovation Hub
Nov. 12, 2021

“The Contribution of Digital Literacy for Older Persons to the Decade of Healthy Aging”.

on 29th October Professor Catherine Holloway spoke at a virtual event organised by The Permanent Mission of Chile in its capacity of Presidency of the Group of Friends of Older Persons, UNESCO, WHO and ITU.

The event was part of the Global Media and Information Literacy Week, bringing together stakeholders from across the globe to discuss new directions and innovations in the field of digital technology, ageing and well-being.

Professor Catherine Holloway was invited to speak as a research partner of UNESCO and advocated for the need of technology to account for the needs of the population.

To continue reading about the event in full and the important contributions of all speakers follow this link.

Read the UNESCO post webinar summary