Global Alliance on Media and Gender

The Global Alliance on Media and Gender (GAMAG) is a global movement to promote gender equality in and through media. GAMAG is one of the key outcomes of the First Global Forum on Media and Gender which was held in Bangkok, Thailand from 2nd to 4th December 2013 that addressed gender equality and women empowerment in and through the media. GAMAG is a network of 500 media and media development, unions and civil society organizations across the globe.

African Union of Broadcasting (AUB)

The mission of the African Union of Broadcasting (AUB) is to support the African life quality and the development of Africa through the diffusion of excellent programs and providing services for Africa and African diaspora.

Arab States Broadcasting Union (ASBU)

The Arab States Broadcasting Union (ASBU) is a professional organization, established in February 1969 in Khartoum, with the objective of "strengthening ties and promoting cooperation among broadcasters in the Arab States for better production and content development." ASBU provides important services to member broadcasters and to others, such as engineering and consulting services, radio and television exchange of news, programming and sports, as well as radio and TV training.

Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU)

The Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU) is a non-profit, non-government, professional association of broadcasting organisations, formed in 1964 to facilitate the development of broadcasting in the Asia-Pacific region and to organise co-operative activities amongst its members. It currently has over 200 members in 58 countries, reaching a potential audience of about 3 billion people.

Asia Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (AIBD)

The Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (AIBD), established in 1977 under the auspices of UNESCO, is a unique regional inter-governmental organisation servicing countries of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN-ESCAP) in the field of electronic media development.

International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR)

IAMCR - is the worldwide professional organisation in the field of media and communication research. Its members promote global inclusiveness and excellence within the best traditions of critical research in the field. Its objectives include strengthening and encouraging the participation of new scholars, women, and those from economically disadvantaged regions, including researchers from African, Asian and South and Central American countries.

International Association of Broadcasting

Founded in 1946, it represents thousands of private radio and television stations in different countries and regions. IAB’s main  goal is to promote Freedom of Expression and free private broadcasting and also to foster the collaboration of broadcasters in public interest and social activities. IAB’s goals are to contribute to the cultural improvement of the peoples, and their economic and social welfare. IAB is a non-governmental organization of radio and television, official partner of UNESCO with associate status, and ITU Sector Member as well.

International Federation of Journalists (IFJ)

The International Federation of Journalists is the world's largest organization of journalists. First established in 1926, it was relaunched in 1946 and again, in its present form, in 1952. Today the Federation represents around 600.000 members in more than 100 countries. The IFJ promotes international action to defend press freedom and social justice through strong, free and independent trade unions of journalists.

International Council of French Speaking Television (CIRTEF)

The objectives of the International council of French radio-televisions (Conseil international des radios-télévisions d'expression française - CIRTEF), a professional association, is to establish an internationally permanent dialogue, opened to broadcasting organizations which are using French language in their national or regional programmes;  to support, in all the fields, the interests of its members and to promote the role of the radio and television as an engine of development to the service of the community.

International Radio and Television Union (URTI)

URTI is the oldest audiovisual international organisation, the only one entirely dedicated to the world. Today, its activities develop around three main lines, in radio as in television: the programme exchanges; the international Grand Prix; the trainings and co-productions.

International Women's Media Foundation

Founded in 1990, the International Women’s Media Foundation is a vibrant organisation dedicated to strengthening the role of women in the news media worldwide as a means to further freedom of the press.

Mediterranean Center for Audiovisual Communication (CMCA)

Created in 1995, the CMCA, a non-governmental organization based in Marseilles, is a Mediterranean network of audiovisual cooperation. It brings together broadcasting groups but also audiovisual producers and actors of the Mediterranean basin. The CMCA strove to establish the tools and structures essential to develop a space of exchange, open to all public or private audiovisual operators interested in the promotion of Mediterranean cultures.

Permanent Conference of the Mediterranean Audiovisual Operators (COPEAM)

COPEAM is the intersection of two major paths defining the Euro-Mediterranean audio-visual space throughout time: the recurrent central role of the Mediterranean in world policies and the growing role of the media in the communication revolution marking the end of the 20th century.

United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC)

The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) is an initiative of the UN Secretary-General which aims to improve understanding and cooperative relations among nations and peoples across cultures and religions, and to help counter the forces that fuel polarization and extremism. Working in partnership with governments, international and regional organizations, civil society groups, foundations, and the private sector, the Alliance is supporting a range of projects and initiatives aimed at building bridges among a diversity of cultures and communities.

The World Association for Christian Communication (WACC)

The World Association for Christian Communication (WACC) promotes communication for social change. It believes that communication is a basic human right that defines people's common humanity, strengthens cultures, enables participation, creates community and challenges tyranny and oppression.

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