15 Sep 2017

Media Skills Training for Women in CSOs

On 14 and 15 September 2017, GMC held two coaching sessions with Women from CSOs. A total of 28 participants (27 female and 1 male) from 16 organisations were taken through a mixture of theory and practical exercises. The key Sessions for the workshop were on (1) media mapping, (2) participants ‘experiences with the media, (3) role plays and (4) interface with journalists. After the sessions there was feedback and learning in order for the participants to gain an understanding on the operations of the media with the aim of increasing the women’s visibility and amplify their voices in the media.