The International Steering Committee (ISC) of GAMAG reflects regional, linguistic and generational diversity, and includes Reps of key stakeholder sectors such as media professionals and their unions, media organizations, civil society organizations and researchers.

Composition

Executive Committee

CHAIR: International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR)
Rep: Aimée Vega Montiel

GENERAL SECRETARY: World Association for Christian Communication (WACC)
Rep: Sarah Macharia

CO-VICE CHAIRS

Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU) Rep: Natalia Ilieva
International Federation of Journalists (IFJ)
Reps: Mindy Ran and Mounia Bel-Afia

Regional Chapters

AFRICA African Union of Broadcasting (AUB)
Rep: Evelyne Faye; Southern African Broadcasting Association (SABA) Rep: Umbi Karuaihe-Upi

ASIA-PACIFIC

EUROPE Associació Dinamitzadora de la Xarxa de Dones Periodistes i Comunicadores de Catalunya-Xarxa Internacional de Periodistes amb Visió de Gènere
Rep: Teressa Carreras

LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN. Asociación Civil Comunicación Para La Igualdad.
Rep: Sandra Chaher

NORTH AMERICA

Thematic Committees

RESEARCH & POLICY International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR)
Rep. Carolyn Byerly

ADVOCACY & COMMUNICATION Association for Progressive Communications (APC)
Rep: Dafne Plou; IT for Change
Reps: Anita Gurumurthy / Nandini Chami

TRAINING & CAPACITY BUILDING

MEDIA PRACTICE
International Association of Women in Radio & Television (IAWRT)
Rep: Gunilla Ivarsson

Young Leaders Consortium
Rep: Varun Jhaveri

Permanent Conference of the Mediterranean Audiovisual Operators (COPEAM)
Rep: Elena Chiaberge

Experts

Carolyn Byerly
Margaret Gallagher
Ammu Joseph