A project related to objectives J1 and J2 of the Beijing Platform for Action that puts at the disposal of media, an online database of women experts in the professions and an awareness campaign to direct more attention to female experts and raise awareness on media role and responsibilities in promoting a balanced and non-stereotyped image of women.
The World Association for Christian Communication (WACC), the Global Media Monitoring Project (GMMP) Network and other partners launch "End news media sexism by 2020" campaign.
16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence: Events and activities by the Global Media Monitoring Project (GMMP) network.
Gender bias and sexist coverage of the Rio 2016 Summer Olympics.
A gender lens on rural development, family agriculture and land rights news. Report by Kuña Roga, Paraguay.
“When there are no ceilings, the sky is the limit”, Hillary Rodham Clinton commented in her speech to accept the Democratic Party nomination for President of the United States of America. This was the first time in U.S. history that a major political party had nominated a woman. While the ceiling may have cracked for women’s ascent to the highest political office, news coverage of this iconic event in American history offers lessons on media sexism - how it rears its head, the excuses media make and the power audiences have to challenge it.
A reflection for World Press Freedom Day 2016 drawing insights from the Global Media Monitoring Project 1995-2015 findings.
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.…