Belinha S. De Abreu

Belinha S. De Abreu, PhD. is a global media literacy educator. She served as an International Expert to the Forum on Media & Information Literacy for UNESCO's Communication & Information Section. Her research interests include media and information literacy education, educational technology, global perspectives, critical thinking, privacy & big data, civic discourse and young adults. Dr. De Abreu is the founder of the International Media Literacy Research Symposium. She serves as the President of the International Council for Media Literacy (IC4ML). She is the author of Media Literacy for Justice (ALA: Neal Schuman, 2022), Teaching Media Literacy (ALA: Neal-Schuman, 2019) and Mobile Learning through Digital Media Literacy (Peter Lang, 2017) among other publications. For more information: