March 8, International Women’s Day – Launch of Women Make the News 2016

Mar 7, 2016 | News, News Releases

As a proud member of the Global Alliance on Gender and Media  (GAMAG) the Caribbean Broadcasting Union (CBU) is pleased to partner with UNESCO in this year’s commemoration of International Women’s Day on March 8, 2016.


March 8 marks the launch of the Women Make the News 2016 initiative under the theme “Gender Equality in the Media is Sustainable Development”: Gender Equality in the Media by 2030.


Women Make the News is a global event aimed at raising awareness on the issue of gender equality in and through the media, driving debate, and encouraging action”oriented solutions until global objectives are met.


CBU members along with broadcasters across the globe are being invited to complete the commitment form on this link as they take action to increase the amount and quality of women’s visibility in the media.