And will be held In-Person & Online.
More Details to come!
About this Event
The CMMA2021 is a two and half day conference which convenes approximately 350 participants from 4 continents, 30 countries and over 100 institutions to engage in discussions with key stakeholders (policymakers, educators, social workers, activists, bloggers, journalist, representatives of communities.
Through numerous workshops and podiums as well as exhibition, music and performance formats. The participants enter a discursive exchange on political moods and opinions in times of "Post Pandemic Era".
Methods are exchanged and strategies are developed to find a way to deal with media reporting on issues of migration, xenophobia, fake news, hate-speech and also de-colonizing cultural journalism with positive counter-narratives, social commitment, and exile-born creativity.
This year, CMMA2021 Conference theme is “Looking Back, Thinking Ahead” and will focus on the importance of inclusion, diversity, and participation within the Media and Art sector (community & mainstream).
The CMMA2021 sees media, arts, and culture as important enablers of freedom of expression, producers of counter alternative narratives, and promoters of media pluralism and cultural diversity.
The agenda includes 10 sessions split into four main areas addressing some of the most pressing issues of today.
- Media: Investigative Journalism and Community Media Countering Disinformation Through Media Literacy.
- Migration: Thanatopolitics - immigration, Racism and Build capacity and a wider base of civil society organizations to engage in the compacts process on safe, orderly regular migration and lift regional and aligned political advocacy goals.
- International Affairs: Climate crisis and Pan Africanism.
- Culture & Arts: Decolonize cultural and media spaces, Strengthen and building alliances.
Event Venue & Nearby Stays
Kampnagel International Kurlturfabrik, Jarrestraße 20, Hamburg, Germany