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Promote diversity and inclusion in the gaming community and create spaces in which these values are lived and media skills are strengthened. This is the goal of the Gaming without Borders project of the Department for Youth Media Culture, which is funded by the Aktion Mensch, among others.
The project will also be taking part in gamescom in Cologne next week, where it will organize a panel discussion that will deal, among other things, with the questions of the status quo for barrier-free gaming in Germany and where there may still be some catching up to do.
The most important information about the panel discussion
The framework for the discussion is as follows:
- Meeting: Aug 24 at 2:45 p.m
- Location: Youth forum stage in the Family & Friends area
- Hall: 10.2
- Duration: Approximately 60 minutes
The participants of the panel “Inclusion in Gaming” have now also been determined. There are:
- Karolina Albrich (project collaborator on gaming without borders)
- Melanie Eilert (Inclusion Ambassador)
- Rae Grimm (Editor-in-Chief GamePro
- Melek Balgün (journalist & moderator)
- Dennis Herbst (game tester with a focus on accessibility)
More on gaming without borders: You can read about exactly what Gaming without Borders does, what groups there are and what specific measures the project uses to promote inclusion in the gaming community on the official Gaming without Borders website.
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For the first time since 2019, the games fair in the Rhine metropolis will take place live on site at the exhibition center. Although there have been a number of cancellations by prominent publishers, there will still be over 250 exhibitors at koelnmesse. gamescom runs from August 24th to 28th.