Glass Ceilings: Women and Men in Southern Africa Media – Zambia

Date: December 14, 2009
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The ‘Glass Ceilings: Women and Men in Southern African Media – Zambia’ study is the most comprehensive audit ever undertaken of women and men in Southern African media houses particularly in Zambia. Spanning 14 countries over a year starting in July 2008, Gender Links (GL) conducted the study in partnership with a network of researchers, gender and media activists and partners in the Gender and Media Southern Africa (GEMSA) network as well as the Gender and Media Diversity Centre (GMDC).

The research covered nine media houses (as opposed to newsrooms) in Namibia with a total of 815 employees. Researchers   conducted in – depth case studies of two media houses and interviewed six journalists/ editors/ senior managers for their perspectives on the results. A futher 33 senior staff responded to perception questionnaires.

The report should be read in tandem with the regional report on the Glass Ceilings findings in each country and has been produced and can be accessed here.

ISBN: 978-1-920550-15-8
Publisher: Gender Links
Year of Publication: 2009

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