During the year of 2019, the Media Programme of OSCE Mission to Montenegro is, among others, focussed on the issue of media literacy. Therefore, in order to help journalists, media professionals and institutions in Montenegro dealing with media and education (and overall general public as well) to make a distinction between propaganda and disinformation on the one hand, and truthful news and information on the other hand, an international consultant will be engaged in the development of a media literacy booklet.
The booklet will focus on practical examples and analysis of media content in order to demystify the term media literacy and to help the audience adopt basic concepts related to this topic. In the long term, the distribution of this kind of booklet will increase the number of people informed about the topic, help the general public recognize and differentiate real and useful news from deliberate disinformation.
The Media Programme therefore invites applications from highly qualified, energetic and experienced international professionals for the temporary consultancy post of International Consultant for Booklet on Media Literacy to develop a Media Literacy Booklet aimed at educating journalists, bloggers, media institutions and the general public in Montenegro on the important issue of media literacy. The selected international consultant will prepare Booklet focusing on practical examples and analysis of media content in order to demystify the term media literacy and to help the audience adopt basic concepts related to this topic. The Booklet will be shaped to pay special attention to the gender mainstreaming.
|Tasks and Responsibilities|
Under the supervision and in close cooperation with the OSCE Mission to Montenegro/Media Programme Manager, the international consultant will be required to perform the following tasks:
Special note: The schedule is subject to potential changes.
|The Expert/Consultant will be remunerated commensurate with his/her experience and qualifications in accordance with the OSCE established rates. The OSCE Mission to Montenegro will cover all travel related expenses for the Expert.|
|How To Apply|
|If you wish to apply for this position, please use the OSCE's online application link found under http://www.osce.org/employment. All qualified applicants are strongly encouraged to apply online, using the OSCE online application link. Please note that applications received after the deadline, submitted in different formats than the OSCE Application Form or in other languages than the English language will not be considered. The OSCE retains the discretion to re-advertise the vacancy, to cancel the recruitment, or to offer an appointment with modified Terms of Reference or for a different duration. The OSCE is committed to achieving a better balance of women and men within the Organization. Please be aware that the OSCE does not request payment at any stage of the application and review process.|