Press review on the representation of women and gender issues in the press and other media
Online daily press review on women's issues, incorporated in a larger website together with original articles. Press articles are reviewed.
Aims and objectives
- To monitor news and report on insufficient gender balance in experts and opinions in the media - To promote gender perspectives and the use of female experts in the news by media professionals - to empower women to try to obtain top-level positions in media organisations
Results and impact
The website has become a primary source of information for mainstream media covering topics related to gender issues; it has been able to build up a large following among public institutions, women’s non-governmental organisations, Equal Opportunities Committees and universities. Being a web 2.0 interactive website, everyone can contribute with posts and comments and this provides a space for dialogue and an instrument to give visibility to women's voice.
Stakeholder, Firstname: Monica
Stakeholder, Family name: Pepe
Subtype: User groups regularly watching/listening/reading media outputs in order to evaluate their “fairness” with regard to the presence of women and men
Nuts code: IT