An online discussion has been launched in preparation for the Global Forum on Media and Gender, a pioneering global event that intends to address gender equality and women’s empowerment in and through the media.
The Forum is convened by the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) in collaboration with several key partners and will take place in Bangkok (Thailand) from 2 to 4 December, 2013.
The World Association for Christian Communication (WACC) is pleased to be one of the key partners collaborating with UNESCO in organising the Forum.
A planned key output of the Forum is the establishment of a Global Alliance on Media and Gender which presents an important collaborative platform for groups, organisations and institutions working on gender and media. The Alliance will coordinate systematic follow-up to one of the critical areas of concern of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, “Women and the Media”.
The online discussion hosts several debates intended to help define the form, priorities and activities of the new Global Alliance.
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