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Covid-19 calls for shift in journalism education

Covid-19 calls for shift in journalism education

By Dr Sibongile Mpofu, Bulawayo, 23 July: The Covid-19 global pandemic has brought with it catastrophic results worldwide with thousands of people succumbing to the virus and millions more infected. Governments all over the world are trying to find ways to grapple with the pandemic. Not only is immense pressure on scientists, policymakers and sectors […]

Media Work in Mauritius

Under the Gender and the Media ax, Gender Links Mauritius did several training sessions with media houses and journalists across Mauritius. A strategic and sustainable plan has been by GL through the setting up of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the various media houses to ensure follow-up after the training. GL has equally run […]

Kenya: States must ensure safety of female journalists

Kenya: States must ensure safety of female journalists

By Dr Sarah Macharia Nairobi, 12 November :Women journalists who cover stories about gender-based violence ethically are “human rights defenders in their own right,” and they often face challenges, including misogynistic attacks online and offline, as a result of their work, says Sarah Macharia, Global Media Monitoring Project (GMMP) coordinator and WACC manager for gender […]

November 13, 2019 Themes: GBV | GMMP | Media Programs: Advocacy | Gender & Media

Deliberate actions to achieve gender equality in media needed

Deliberate actions to achieve gender equality in media needed

By Tarisai Nyamweda  Pretoria, 4 October: Deliberate. Deliberate was the word of the day at the recently convened Women in Media Dialogue hosted by Government Communication and Information System (GCIS) in partnership with Media 24. The dialogue sought to create a conversation for communicators and media to propose concrete actions and to address gender inequalities […]

SADC Mirror on the Media launched at CSW

SADC Mirror on the Media launched at CSW

By Colleen Lowe Morna Gender Links (GL), in partnership with the government of Malawi and UN Women launched its innovative online media monitoring tool at a packed event during CSW 62 last week. GL’s “mirror on the media” is the product of years of monitoring – see here -showing that women represent less than one […]

March 26, 2018 Themes: Gender equality | GMMP | Media Programs: Advocacy | Gender & Media

CSW 62: More research on gender and media needed

CSW 62: More research on gender and media needed

By Tarisai Nyamweda New York, 15 March: The Global Alliance on Media and Gender (GAMAG) convened a panel on policy dimensions and a research agenda at the ongoing Commission on the Status of Women (CSW). This panel  illustrated how the wider policy framework affects the gender equality dimensions in media and ICTs, including content, women’s […]

March 20, 2018 Themes: GMMP | Media Programs: Gender & Media | Gender and Media Diversity Centre (GMDC)

Mogoditshane Report Card

COE Report card Description Date Outputs Meetings and adoption of COE concept 14 May 2014 Buy-in report Situation analysis 14 May 2014 Situation analysis SADC Protocol on gender and development Village level meeting report Inception workshop 27-29 July 2010 Workshop Report Action planning workshop 27-29 July 2010 Action plan Adoption of action plan and signing […]

Letlhakeng Report Card

COE Report card Stage Description Date Outputs I Meetings and adoption of COE concept 1 August 2011 Management meeting  report II Situation analysis 2 August 2011 Situation analysis report III SADC Protocol on gender and development IV Inception workshop 13-15 July 2010 Inception workshop V Action planning workshop 13-15 July 2010 Action plan VI Adoption […]

Kgatleng Report Card

COE Report card Stage Description Date Outputs I Meetings and adoption of COE concept 2 Feb 2011 Management meeting report II Situation analysis 3 Feb 2011 Situation analysis III SADC Protocol on gender and development Village level meeting IV Inception workshop 4-6 May 2010 workshop report V Action planning workshop 4-6 May 2010 Workshop report […]

GL@15: Crossroads – GL’s Media work 15 Years later

GL@15: Crossroads – GL’s Media work 15 Years later

Journeys of change often come to a crossroad. In fact, because change is not a linear process, there may be several times during the journey that a crossroad is reached. After 15 years of focusing on the media in Southern Africa with a gender lens, Gender Links (GL) has the opportunity to reflect on the […]

May 3, 2016 Themes: Gender equality | GMMP | Media Programs: Gender & Media