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March 2018

CSW 2018: Leaving No One Behind for Planet 50/50 by 2030

March 15 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
630 Second Avenue, 630 2nd Avenue
New York, NY 10016 United States
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An inter-sectional and inter-generational conversation on what it will take to leave no rural woman or girl behind in the quest for a 50-50 planet. 12:05-13:00. Setting standards. Bridging the gap between rhetoric and reality. Respondent on minimum standards for media Download the concept note here  

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CSW 2018: The role of the media in advancing gender equality

March 15 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Church Centre for the United Nations, 10th Floor, 777 UN Plaza
New York, NY 10017 United States
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Description: An inquiry into the role that media can play in social change at the grassroots, national and international levels. Come ready to explore the following questions in an interactive dialogue: What should be the role of media in society? How can media lift up the voices of women globally? Organisers: Bahai International Community

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CSW 2018: Gender and Media – Policy dimensions and a research agenda (con interpretación)

March 15 @ 6:15 pm - 8:15 pm
Salvation Army Auditorium, 221 E 52nd Street
New York, NY 10022 United States
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Organisers: Global Alliance for Media and Gender (GAMAG) and the International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR) Description: The panel will illustrate how the wider policy framework affects the gender equality dimensions in media and ICTs, including contents, women’s access to decision making positions, violence against women journalists online and offline, media and information literacy, freedom of expression, women media workers’ rights, women’s rights and security on digital platforms, and gender mainstreaming within the curricula of communication and journalism…

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CSW 2018: Empowerment of rural women – what can media do?

March 16 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am
4W43 Building, Aqua Room., 4 W 43rd St
New York, NY 10036 United States
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Organiser: International Media Support, an NGO working with local media in countries affected by armed conflict, human insecurity and political transition. Description: 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.  

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CSW 2018: Young professionals talk gender in the media

March 16 @ 6:15 pm - 7:45 pm
Church Centre for the United Nations, 10th Floor, 777 UN Plaza
New York, NY 10017 United States
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Email yp@ngocsw.org to RSVP

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CSW 2018. GAMAG general meeting

March 21 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
UNESCO, 2 United Nations Plaza
New York, NY 10017 United States
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CSW 2018: Focus on Section J – Taking stock, looking forward (con interpretación)

March 22 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am
Church Center for the United Nations, 2nd Floor, 777 UN Plaza
New York, NY 10017 United States
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Organisers: World Association for Christian Communication (WACC), Global Media Monitoring Project (GMMP) network and, GAMAG. Description: The event provides a critical update of progress on gender and media resolutions from CSW 47 and Section J of the Beijing Platform for Action, drawing from research evidence, advocacy and practical experience. Progress in closing the gender inequality gap remains extremely slow: the needle towards parity has shifted by only 7 points in two decades; gender stereotypes remain firmly lodged in media contents;…

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CSW 2018: Safe Journalists, Strong Democracies

March 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
UN Headquaters, Conference Room 12, 405 E 42nd Street
New York, NY 10017 United States
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Full title: A Dent in Democracy: how on and offline attacks on women journalists are hurting us all Organisers: UNESCO with The Netherlands and Sweden Description: The safety of women journalists has risen to become one of the pre-eminent issues for journalism in our digital era. During CSW, UNESCO will highlight and promote action on the safety of women journalists through a side event supported by The Netherlands and Sweden. Safe Journalists, Strong Democracies: How on and offline attacks on…

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CSW 2018: Fundamentalismos en América Latina: Estrategias para una comunicación feminista

March 22 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Salvation Army downstairs, 221 East 52 Street
New York, 10022 United States
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Asociación Civil Comunicación Para La Igualdad (Argentina), Red PAR (Argentina), Alianza Global de Medios y Género (GAMAG) Capítulo América Latina y Articulación Feminista Marcosur

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CSW 2018: The Holistic Gender and Media Agenda (con interpretación)

March 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 pm
UN Headquaters, Conference Room 12, 405 E 42nd Street
New York, NY 10017 United States
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Organisers: UNESCO and the Global Alliance for Media and Gender (GAMAG) Description: The panel will explore and debate the wide range of gender and communication issues hitherto omitted from past considerations of the CSW Review theme. The panelists will make the case for the centrality of communication in broader struggles for gender equality and women’s human rights, as well as for the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals. Issues such as gender equality in media decisionmaking positions, media policy, gender…

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