7/25/2013

The Council of Europe has published a powerful video with key speakers on gender equality in the media, and a related recommendation urging member states to take specific measures that would promote such equality. The new video features Laura Bates of the Everyday Sexism Project who recently achieved a win in her campaign to lobby Facebook over pages that glorify violence against women. She and others participated in a Council of Europe conference on gender equality, held in Amsterdam and organized with the Dutch government. See the video.

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