ESEC professor is researcher responsible for the project Play your Role
PLay your Role results from a partnership between 7 international institutions (Italy, Lithuania, Germany, Portugal, Poland and France) among which we can find CIAC / UAlg as one of the participating partners. The national team of the project is composed by researchers Vítor Tomé, Mirian Tavares and Bruno Mendes da Silva (Responsible Investigator).
The challenge that this project proposes is the reinforcement of positive behaviors in adolescents through video games, promoting awareness and understanding of xenophobic and racist hate speech online, through the creation of new ones. pedagogical tools (online narratives in the form of games activities), for teachers and youth animators, to consolidate empathy.