Decisive, coordinated action is need to combat persistent sexism in the media -- in the portrayal of women in news and popular culture, among the ranks of journalists and in the executive suites of media companies, according to a panel of experts at the U.N. Commission on the Status of Women meeting in New York.
Date: 18 March 2016. Time: 10:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Venue: Conference Room 11 - GA Building.…
To mark International Women's Day, the World Association for Christian Communication (WACC) calls for action to end news media sexism by 2020.
Censored gender, a research report by Article 19 Asia Programme on "Women's right to freedom of expression and information in Myanmar".
Preliminary results from the Global Media Monitoring Project (GMMP) 2015 reveal an increase of just 1% from five years ago when only 24% of the people heard or read about in print, radio and television news were female.
Resultados de un proyecto de investigación realizado en el departamento de La Paz a 12 medios de comunicación en lo que hace a la visibilización y presencia y voces de las mujeres aymaras en medios de comunicación, para generar incidencia pública tanto con comunicadores, como con autoridades públicas comunicacionales.
A CALL TO ACTION The month of May 2015 is dedicated to "Women and the Media" as a part of the…
In anticipation of the High-level review of progress made in implementing UN Security Council Resolution 1325, WACC in collaboration with UN Women and partners in approximately 20 countries undertook a media monitoring initiative in April, 2015 to understand the gender dimensions of news content related to peace and security.
On March 25, teams in more than 130 countries across seven continents took part in the global monitoring day for the 2015 edition of the Global Media Monitoring Project. The photos and engaging conversations on social media attest to a vibrant movement for gender equality in and through the news media.