On June 29th, Mariya Gabriel Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth , visited the exhibition ‘Fake for Real: a history of forgery and falsification’ at the House of European History.
eTwinning’s annual theme is Media Literacy and Disinformation, and the exhibition focused on providing scientific evidence on how human beings can be deceived into believing in fakes. Mr Karas, Vice President of the European Parliament, and Mr Duch Guillot, Director General, were also among the notable participants at the visit.
The visit highlights the idea that deceit in media has been present for thousands of years and therefore still represents a significant issue which needs to be addressed.
After the visit, commissioner Gabriel was interviewed by eTwinning.
Watch the video below