Media

Malawi : Media’s role in addressing GBV and SRHR

Malawi : Media’s role in addressing GBV and SRHR

By Joseph Kayira Lilongwe, 6 December:– A social commentator says the media can foster a change in opinion and behaviour – driving major legislative and social change – when it comes to partnering with other players in the fight against Gender Based Violence (GBV). Often called the fourth estate, the media is also critical in […]

January 16, 2020 Themes: GBV | Media | Reproductive health Programs: Advocacy | Gender & Media | GL Commentary Service

I A J Journal

The journal is the publication of the Institute for the Advancement of Journalism No longer current

December 18, 2019 Themes: Media Programs: Gender and Media Diversity Centre (GMDC)

The 4th United Nations World Conference on Women: The Platform for Action: A Summary

This is a summary of a larger document and will discuss the main issues contained in the Platform for Action from Beijing 1995. The critical areas include women and poverty, violence against women. women and the media, human rights for women as well as the girl child.

Etude des progres du genre dans les medias de l’Afrique australe: Madagascar

December 17, 2019 Themes: Gender equality | Media Programs: Gender and Media Diversity Centre (GMDC)

Voices, Pictures: The story of International Association of Women in Radio and Television

This is a history of the International Association of Women in Radio and Television over the last 50 years. With assistance from associations such as this, women throughout the world have played increasingly active roles in the media.

December 17, 2019 Themes: Gender equality | Media Programs: Gender and Media Diversity Centre (GMDC)

Countering Online Hate Speech

The study has been developed in cooperation with the Programme in Comparative Media Law and Policy (PCMLP) at the University of Oxford. It provides a global overview of the dynamics characterizing hate speech online and some of the measures that have been adopted to counteract and mitigate it, highlighting good practices that have emerged at […]

December 16, 2019 Themes: ICT's | Media Programs: Gender and Media Diversity Centre (GMDC)

Teaching Journalism for Sustainable Development: New Syllabi

Teaching Journalism for Sustainable Development: New Syllabi

This publication is especially opportune in its response to a key development challenge of the next 15 years. With the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) coming to an end, and being replaced with what will be called the ‘Sustainable Development Goals’ (SDGs), a long-term pedagogical strategy is called for which can respond to the correlation between […]

State of Women in SADC 2019 Report

According to the 2019 State of Women in SADC Barometer report the Southern Africa Gender and Development Index (SGDI) stood at 60%, just one percentage point higher than 2018. The SGDI is based on 39 indicators that include constitutions and laws; political participation; education; economic empowerment; sexual and reproductive health and rights; GBV; HIV and […]

Gender Links Annual Report 2018

Gender Links promotes gender equality and justice across the sixteen countries of the SADC region. Gender Links is committed to an equal and just society in the public and private space in accordance with the SADC Protocol on Gender and Development. GL’s Theory of Change recognises that gender is the most cross cutting of all […]

December 11, 2019 Themes: Gender equality | Media Programs: Gender and Media Diversity Centre (GMDC)

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 […]