Media practitioners from different walks of life attended the event, listening to the panelists sharing their stories.
From left panels speakers Agnes Gwatiringa, writer and television producer who worked with the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation for more than two decades; Faith Xaba, Political Editor for Zimbabwe Independent with 22 years experience as a journalist; and Victoria Ruzvidzo, Managing Editor for The Herald with 25 years working at Zimpapers having joined as an intern.
From right panelists Susan Makore, Chief Operating Officer for ZiFM, a national radio station; Fungai Machirori, founder of HerZimbabwe, Zimbabwe’s first online women’s magazine; Annie Mpalume, Chief Photographer for Newsday; and Patience Zirima, Director for Media Monitoring Project, who was representing women in media development.Abigail Gamanya, the Director for Gender and Media Connect, Fojo partner organisation under the Swedish Zimbabwe Media Development Programme.
Jean Mujati, text
Gender and Media Connect, photos