INVITATION: MEDIA LITERACY WORKSHOP AND GLA’S 2019 AGM AND SEMINAR

On behalf of the Council of the Ghana Library Association, I humbly invite you to attend the Media Literacy Workshop which will precede this year’s Annual General Meeting and Seminar. Topics to be discussed during the workshop include:

What media literacy is;

  • Key concepts in media literacy;
  • Skills that will help our patrons analyse, evaluate and create media;
  • How our patrons can identify mis- information and dis-information;
  • How librarians can support the development of media literacy with allied professionals such as journalists, teachers and the Technology sector.

Date: 7th November 2019

Venue: Balme Library Seminar Room - University of Ghana

Time: 8:30 am prompt

Participation Fee 

Category Cost
GLA Members 200 Ghana Cedis
Non-Members 250 Ghana Cedis

The theme for this year’s AGM is Libraries as Channels of Transformation.

Details of the seminar are as follows:

Date: 8th November, 2019

Venue: Balme Library Seminar Room, University of Ghana, Legon

Time: Arrival and Registration: 08:00 am

Programme starts at 09:00am

Participation Fee:

Category Cost
GLA Members 200 Ghana Cedis
Non-Members 250 Ghana Cedis

Please Note the following:

1. It is compulsory for all members to attend the AGM.

2. To attend the Media Literacy workshop, the Seminar and AGM, members are to pay a total amount of Ghc 450.

3. Non-members can only attend the Media Literacy workshop and the Seminar at an amount of Ghc 550.

Interested participants should send an e-mail with ‘MLW/AGM 2019’ as the subject to the secretary, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Participants are encouraged to pay their Workshop and Seminar fees into GLA’s Account latest by the 31st October 2019 for logistical planning purposes.

Account details are as follows:

Bank: Ghana Commercial Bank
Branch: Legon
Account Name: Ghana Library Association
Account Number: 1031130000506

Cheques should be made payable to the Ghana Library Association and Pay-in slips should be forwarded to:

Treasurer: Ms. Catherine Asamoah
Institute of African Studies, University of Ghana, Legon-Accra.
Tel: 0267868032
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