URTI, partner of "Women Make the News" 2013 2013-03-08On this occasion of International Women’s Day, 8 March, URTI joins UNESCO’s annual initiative Women Make the News (WMN). 2013 topic : “Towards a Global Alliance on Media and Gender”.
URTI supports WMN, the aim of which is drawing global attention on an issue on gender equality in and through the media, and joins UNESCO and its partners to promote this event on its website and its social network pages.
Moreover, thanks to its members, URTI will be able to show television and radio programmes related to women and gender equality in the framework of this initiative.
URTI joins also its voice to the one of UNESCO and invites editors-in-chief of its members radios and televisions:
- to produce special supplements/programme on topics related to Alliance on Media and Gender
- to integrate media in national gender policies and strategies
- to entrust women journalists and reporters with editorial responsibility for the newsroom
This year’s theme is related to the Global Forum on Media and Gender (GFMG) to be held in November 2013.
For more information, visit: http://www.unesco.org/new/en/communication-and-information/crosscutting-priorities/gender/women-make-the-news/