Speak Up, Speak Out: A Toolkit for Journalists Reporting on Gender and Human Rights Issues

Cover: Speak Up, Speak Out: Human Rights Reporting Toolkit
Friday, March 2, 2012

Respect for the rights of women and girls worldwide continues to lag behind that for the rights of men. Domestic and sexual violence, exploitation in the workforce, human trafficking and many other human rights abuses disproportionately affect women and girls. Although 187 nations have acceded to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW), many have stipulated that they do not consider themselves bound by certain provisions.

Speak Up, Speak Out (Section 4)

This toolkit is both a human rights reference guide and a workbook for journalists and civic activists who want to improve their ability to report on human rights issues in a fair, accurate, and sensitive way.

Date: 
2012-02-17 08:00:00

Speak Up, Speak Out (Section 3)

This toolkit is both a human rights reference guide and a workbook for journalists and civic activists who want to improve their ability to report on human rights issues in a fair, accurate, and sensitive way.

Date: 
2012-02-17 08:00:00

Speak Up, Speak Out (Section 2)

This toolkit is both a human rights reference guide and a workbook for journalists and civic activists who want to improve their ability to report on human rights issues in a fair, accurate, and sensitive way.

Date: 
2012-02-17 08:00:00

Speak Up, Speak Out (Section 1)

This toolkit is both a human rights reference guide and a workbook for journalists and civic activists who want to improve their ability to report on human rights issues in a fair, accurate, and sensitive way.

Date: 
2012-02-17 08:00:00

Speak Up, Speak Out (Intro & TOC)

This toolkit is both a human rights reference guide and a workbook for journalists and civic activists who want to improve their ability to report on human rights issues in a fair, accurate, and sensitive way. This document contains the:

  • Introduction
  • Table of Contents

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2012-02-17 08:00:00

Speak Up, Speak Out (Full version)

This toolkit is both a human rights reference guide and a workbook for journalists and civic activists who want to improve their ability to report on human rights issues in a fair, accurate, and sensitive way.

Date: 
2012-02-17 08:00:00

Regions in Transition: Protecting Human Rights

The IHRFG conference will take place in San Francisco, CA January 24-25

About IHRFG Conferences

IHRFG’s conferences are an opportunity for participating grantmakers to hear and engage with leading human rights practitioners, policy makers, scholars, and peers on timely human rights issues. These events serve as learning and networking forums that promote the exchange of information and collaboration among grantmakers.

Practicioners Focus on Media Law in the Middle East

Participants in the media law meeting
Tuesday, July 5, 2011

(July 5, 2011) Internews’ Global Human Rights Program and the Center for Global Communication Studies at the Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania, brought together Egyptian, Jordanian, and Tunisian media professionals and legal experts to the Center for Media and Communication Studies, Central European University, in Budapest, Hungary to discuss the future of media institutions and the current state of media law and policy and regulatory frameworks in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.