28 September 2006
The International Distance University doubles last year success RAI NETTUNO SAT 1: the first television in four languages won the Hot Bird Awards 2006 The Rector Prof. Garito said: “Our university lessons in Italian, French, Arabic and English are a positive example of confrontation among different cultures thanks to the new technologies”
Also in 2006, after the recognition of the past year, the International Telematic University Uninettuno was awarded the prestigious prize “Hot Bird TV Awards 2006” for the section “Culture and Education” on the television channels RAI NETTUNO SAT. A relevant recognition of the thematic television channels run by the academic world, that for the diffusion of knowledge and thought among the European and the world countries, carry out an important role to get cultures and civilizations nearer.
This year thanks to the project Med Net’U Mediterranean Universities Network, the satellite channels Rai Sat Nettuno broadcasted university and vocational lessons in four languages:
Italian, French, English and Arabic, thus becoming mediators among the different cultures in the Mediterranean Basin and in all of Europe.