Fojo Media Institute has conducted the study in collaboration with the Department of Journalism, Media and Communication, University of Gothenburg, mapping law and policy and identifying measures to promote gender equality in the media and women’s freedom of expression. The study is launched today on March 16th.
Gender in mechanisms of journalists saftey and in media regulation. Seminar held on March 16th.
Gender bias in media organisations, processes and products limit the extent to which women and gender minorities can enjoy their right to gender equality, to freedom of expression and access to information.
Effective media self-regulation and policy can secure and protect these rights.
In this article, we have compiled 10 practical tips for newsrooms that are looking to maintain diversity in their content and within their organisations.
“Someone once said journalism is for the brave, but for women it is for the daring” says senior reporter Mirirai Msingo of the Zimbabwe Television Network, ZTN. November 25th marks the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women and the first day of the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Against Women.
For the first time in 20 years, Russia joined WACC’s Global Media Monitoring Project – a study that looks into gender balance in media. In 2020, Fojo’s partner ANRI Media served as the local facilitator for GMMP in Russia.
Veteran journalist, Phyllis Mbanje does not remember her formative journalism with nostalgia but rather as a trying time in which she almost quit the profession.
Lyssna på ett rundabordssamtal mellan tre ansvariga utgivare och en medieforskare som alla på ett eller annat sätt profilerat sig kring jämställdhet i journalistiken.
Myanmar journalists say they have not had much training on gender issues related to news reporting but know that having a gender perspective is an important journalistic skill – and would find it useful to get more, and deeper, training on using it to strengthen storytelling.
Det ser ut att dröja länge innan nyhetsinnehållet i världens medier blir jämställt. De senaste fem åren har utvecklingen i princip stått still. Men Sverige sticker ut och har tagit ett rejält kliv framåt.