The African Woman & the Media: The Prison of Portrayal

Event date: 
October 26, 2016 - 6:30am to October 29, 2016 - 10:30am

The IAWRT 2016 Regional meeting will be held in Johannesburg, South Africa from 26 to 28 October, 2016. The theme is The African Woman  and The Media: The Prison of Portrayal.  

In addition, we will hold a Gender Mainstreaming Iplementation Workshop, a follow-up of  the IAWRT report, Gender Equality and Social Justice in Public Media. This workshop aims to develop common strategies to get state broadcasters and other media institutions to implement gender equity policies.

Proudly, we will also launch the first IAWRT-sponsored film festival in Africa, "HER AFRICA" FILM FESTIVAL, in Johannesburg on Oct 28 and 29, 2016.

Please let the Secretariat (secretariat@iawrt.org) know if you plan to attend.