Claus Hjorth

Claus Hjorth

Head of Children & Youth Department at Danish Film Institute, Denmark

“We need a better understanding of how young people are using the Internet and digital services – for the good and the bad – in order to strengthen the innovation and growth potential for all of us.”

This research by Tata Consultancy Services is inspiring. The study is a strong reminder that digital media is an integrated part of society and that young people today are already using it to participate and develop as citizens and job seekers, and not just as consumers of digital services and entertainment. In this respect, a strong and sustainable effort on Media and Information Literacy should at the heart of the 21st century skills agenda.

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