Media

Empowering Local Radios with ICTs: Final report

The report demonstrates that local and community radio can provide valuable social benefits. They do need support and the capacity to work independently to do this.

January 11, 2019 Themes: Media Programs: Gender and Media Diversity Centre (GMDC)

SADC Gender and Development Monitor 2016

Tracking Progress on Implementation of the SADC Protocol on Gender and Development The SADC Protocol on Gender and Development has six objectives. These include the empowerment of women and  eliminating discrimination. Another is achieving and gender equality through gender responsive legislation and projects. The objective of the 2016 Monitor is to present an update on […]

Election Voices Silenced

Media coverage of Zimbabwe’s 2005 Parliamentary elections This includes the SADC Guidelines as well as the campagn, the vote and the results

January 11, 2019 Themes: Elections | Media Programs: Gender and Media Diversity Centre (GMDC)

Ethical Journalism and Gender-sensitive Reporting

This is a UNESCO/University of Mauritius publication. It includes guidelines for ethical reporting and an article on gender-sensitive reporting. Other articles include content regulation in South Africa and media education for gender equity.

Ecquid Novi : Focus on Media in Africa

South African Journal for Journalism Research 2004 Volume 25(1)    

January 9, 2019 Themes: Media Programs: Gender and Media Diversity Centre (GMDC)

Making Change

NORDIC EXAMPLES OF WORKING TOWARDS GENDER EQUALITY IN THE MEDIA Who decides what you see on television? Who gets to speak their minds on the news? How are women and men shown in computer games, movies, etc.? The media can both hinder and help the development of gender equality. There is more pressure on the […]

January 9, 2019 Themes: Gender equality | Media Programs: Gender and Media Diversity Centre (GMDC)

Co-creating Feminist Narratives beyond Shrinking Spaces

African Women’s Development and Communication Network (Femnet) Annual Report 2017 The 2017 Backdrop and Amplifying African Women’s Bold Voices The impact of Femnet in 2017 in women’s leadership in regional agendas, leadership in digital space and dismantling macroeconomics.

20 Years of Tanzania Media Women’s Association (TAMWA)

Moving the Agenda for Social Transformation TAMWA rose from obscurity to become the mouthpiece of women’s human rights. TAMWA is active and visible in the public realm and active in women’s human rights. This book attempts to answer questions as to why TAMWA was formed and how it continues to survive. It also looks at […]

50 Years of Journalism: African media since Ghana’s independence

Over the past decade independent African journalism has started to make its mark on the international stage. This publication sums up what we can learn from history.  

December 6, 2018 Themes: Media Programs: Gender and Media Diversity Centre (GMDC)

Glass Ceilings: Women in SA media houses 2018

  The third Glass Ceilings survey of South African media shows dramatic shifts. These are in both the race and gender composition of media since the first study. But black women are still not fairly represented in media decision-making and the pay gap is widening. This is clear especially in the age of digitisation. The […]

December 6, 2018 Themes: Gender equality | Media Programs: Gender and Media Diversity Centre (GMDC)