New research: Gender in the Russian Media Landscape
Russian researchers talk about a gender pyramid where women have limited access to leadership in the media with the widest audience.
The study displayed as well that female journalists are influenced by gender stereotypes no less than their male counterparts. Gender stereotypes that describe some topics as a typically male preserve remains to some extent.
The research was carried out on a national basis in October 2016 and consisted of in-depth interviews and an on-line questionnaire covering more than 300 respondents from different regions of Russia. Read it here (in Russian).