The Global Media Monitoring Project (GMMP) is the world’s longest-running and most extensive research and advocacy initiative for gender equality in the media. It began in 1995 and since then it’s repeated every five years. In GMMP (2015) there was enthusiastic participation of 114 countries from all around the world. MIGS is honoured to be […]

The Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies in collaboration with the European Parliament office in Cyprus organized an interactive workshop on the role of media in promoting gender equality, on Monday 14.9.15. Journalists, media professionals, as well as representatives of the Ombudsman’s office joined the workshop.

Women are still significantly underrepresented and misrepresented in news media coverage, according to Global Media Monitoring Project research in 108 countries coordinated by the World Association for Christian Communication, despite significant change since the project began 15 years ago.