Workshop 8: Discourses on sexism, xenophobia and racism – the role of media

The event on New Year’s Eve in Cologne and the debates about burka and burkini are examples how powerful media are in shaping discourses which influence public opinions as well as political decision making. This workshop to explored hegemonic media strategies as well as possible counter strategies and the use of media in a way … Continue reading Workshop 8: Discourses on sexism, xenophobia and racism – the role of media

WIDE+ Newsletter January-May 2014 Published

Read the articles on the blog or download the PDF version:WIDE+2014_1 The latest WIDE+ newsletter brings you articles and news about: Feminist demands for a post 2015 Development https://wideplusnetwork.wordpress.com/news/feminist-demands-for-post-2015-development/ Institutional Violence against women in Spain https://wideplusnetwork.wordpress.com/news/institutional-violence-against-women-in-spain/ WIDE+ at the 1st Global Partnership for Effective Development Cooperation High-Level Meeting in Mexico https://wideplusnetwork.wordpress.com/news/wide-at-the-1st-global-partnership-for-effective-development-cooperation-high-level-meeting-in-mexico/ WIDE+ participated in international … Continue reading WIDE+ Newsletter January-May 2014 Published

Building an Inclusive Media

By Louise Morris, Central America Women's Network Feminists from all across Europe came together on the 14th May, 2014 in Brussels, Belgium to listen to the research and innovative work of organisations in Nicaragua, UK, Spain, Austria, Tanzania, Colombia, Namibia and South Africa. The vibrant discussions covered many of the key criticisms facing the media … Continue reading Building an Inclusive Media