Gender equality is a fundamental condition for the full enjoyment of human rights by women and men, and promoting gender equality worldwide is one of UNESCO’s global priorities. International instruments now exist to promote and defend women’s rights, but gender inequalities persist in a wide range of areas. Overcoming such inequalities requires profound transformations in social structures and in relations between men and women. WACC is honoured to support and occasionally to partner with UNESCO in its many efforts, especially those related to communication and media. (Photo: UNESCO.org)
The aim of Gender-Sensitive Indicators for Media (GSIM) is to contribute to gender equality and women’s empowerment in and through media of all forms, irrespective of the technology used. The main focus of the publication is on the equality and gender dimensions of social diversity in the media.by StaffPosted November 17, 2013 (0) Comments (0) Like
In the spirit of promoting gender equality in the Media, UNESCO and partners have launched a video calling for action on gender equality and women's empowerment in and through media in the form of a Global Alliance on Media and Gender (GAMG).by UNESCOPosted November 14, 2013 (0) Comments (0) Like
Freedom of expression, media pluralism, cultural diversity and gender equality perspectives are central to the future of knowledge societies, according to a UNESCO meeting in Paris reviewing progress since the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) ten years ago.
|In celebration of International Women’s Day, 8 March 2013, the World Association for Christian Communication (WACC) is calling on its members and networks to participate in UNESCO’s Women Make the News campaign.
A reference and toolkit designed to meet television producers' and trainers' information and training needs on HIV and AIDS.Philip LeePosted April 19, 2010 (0) Comments (0) Like