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Controversial theme at largest film festival in the MENA region

01 Nov. 2018 | Story

With five documentaries and a panel debate, the theme ‘No, means no’ places an insisting focus on sexual and gender-based violence during the Carthage Film Festival in Tunisia.

Baseline study on the working conditions of Somali women journalists (Somali version)

09 Mar. 2018 | Publication

This baseline study on the working conditions of women in journalism was conducted with the aim of improving understanding of the conditions for female journalists in Somalia via substantive, actionable datasets. The study was initiated by the Somali Women Journalists (SWJ) Association in collaboration with IMS-Fojo, in recognition of the absence of a single, centralised body of data on the status of women in the journalism profession.

Women in Media: An IMS reading list for March 8 – the International Women’s Day

06 Mar. 2018 | Story

#MeToo, #TimesUp #SheDecides resonate on a global scale and also mark the media industry's challenges with harassment and gender-balanced reporting. Recent IMS reports highlights challenges in Somalia, Pakistan, Myanmar and Afghanistan.

New York panel debate: Empowerment of rural women – what can media do?

02 Mar. 2018 | Story

Women living in rural areas are often confined by traditional roles and scarce infrastructure – circumstances that hamper their mobility and participation. In a side event to With best practices and challenges from Syria, Iraq, Kyrgyzstan and Zimbabwe, this panel will examine how media can involve women and girls in rural areas in the public debate and provide them with access to the information they need to claim their rights and make informed choices. Join International Media Support (IMS) in an exploration of ideas on how media may contribute to empowering women and girls.

Baseline study on the working conditions of Somali women journalists

28 Feb. 2018 | Publication

This baseline study on the working conditions of women in journalism was conducted with the aim of improving understanding of the conditions for female journalists in Somalia via substantive, actionable datasets. The study was initiated by the Somali Women Journalists (SWJ) Association in collaboration with IMS-Fojo, in recognition of the absence of a single, centralised body of data on the status of women in the journalism profession.

Gender in Myanmar News

27 Nov. 2017 | Publication

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The study is the first to count female and male sources and analyse gender bias in news in Myanmar. The survey includes radio, TV, online and print.
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