Women and the Media

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  • Gender stereotyping, and women’s access to the media

    Gender stereotyping in the media is of great concern to the EWL. The EWL monitors European policies on women and the media, engages in journalist training and is compiling European-level data on gender stereotyping, sexism and violence in the media.
    Women and the media remains one of the
    objectives of the BPfA which is most neglected
    by the EU and its Member States. Women
    suffer from a serious lack of visibility in the
    mainstream media: in Europe, there are four
    men for every woman (...) Read more

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