Strengthening the regulation of media for gender equality: 7 Dec

3 December 2021

The German Development Cooperation (GIZ), UN Women, Commission for Gender Equality (CGE), Government Communication and Information System (GCIS) and the Film and Publication Board (FPB) are hosting an online webinar on “Strengthening the Regulation of Media for Gender Equality”. 

Media and Creative Industries play a critical role in how we can prevent gender-based violence (GBV) through the images and storytelling we consume. As such, it is imperative that these industries be regulated and financed to better achieve gender equality. 

Panelists will unpack how regulatory bodies and financing schemes can play an active role in the fight against GBV.

Members of the media and interested parties are invited to join the webinar. The details are: 

Date: Tuesday, 7th December 2021 
Time:  10h00
Platform: Zoom 

Please click this URL to join. 

https://gcis.zoom.us/j/96852621140?pwd=bDFvZnhwRTBQckdYNDVrTjVZOUhXUT09 

Passcode: 811387 ID: 968 5262 1140 

Speakers: 

  • Tamara Mathebula: Chairperson of the Commission for Gender Equality 
  • Sandile Nene: Chief Director for the Government Communication and Information System 
  • Laurie Less: Shared Services Executive at the Film and Publication Board 
  • Adv. Sunette Lotter: BCCSA Acting Chairperson

Enquiries:
Luxolo Matomela
GIZ and UN Women
Cell: 081 598 5001 

William Baloyi
GCIS
Cell: 083 390 7147

Year: 
2021
Media Statement date: 
Friday, December 3, 2021