The program 'Now Ermeias" was a regulation pilot program focussing on improving the gender balance in the media industry and contrasting the stereotypical representation of women in the media.
Aims and objectives
- To promote equal opportunities in the media industry - To raise awareness of media professionals on gender issues - To support and inform unemployed women journalists and develop their professional skills.
Results and impact
After the program was finished, three of the women who attended it were hired and eight were funded for self-employment. Two of them-with other two - created a Women’s News Agency (Info-Femmina).
Centre for Women Studies and Surveys
Stakeholder, Firstname: Maria
Stakeholder, Family name: Elpida Liapi
Subtype: Gender equality plans
Nuts code: EL