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Women Make the News 2014

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On this occasion of International Women’s Day (IWD), 8 March, UNESCO joins forces with international and regional partners to launch the annual Women Make the News (WMN) initiative. The theme this year is “Advancing Global Partnerships to Achieving Gender Equality in and through Media.”
Launched annually, Women Make the News is a global initiative aimed at fixing attention on an issue relating to gender equality in and through the media, driving debate and encouraging action-oriented solutions until global objectives are met.


Type of Event Special Event
Start 08.03.2014 08:00 local time
End 30.04.2014 18:00 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Grizzle, Alton
Organizer UNESCO
Contact Alton Grizzle (
Country France
City Worldwide / Mondial
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English, French, Spanish
Estimated number of participants
Official Website Women Make the News 2014
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