The sixtieth session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) is taking place at the United Nations (UN) Headquarters in New York from 14 to 24 March 2016. IAMCR is participating as a non-governmental organisation formally recognised by the UN system. On Friday March 18, IAMCR made an oral statement to the meeting.
On the occasion of International Women's Day, IAMCR will once again join UNESCO and the Global Alliance on Media and Gender (GAMAG) in the annual Women Make the News (WMN) initiative. This year's theme is Gender Equality in the Media is Sustainable Development: Gender Equality in the Media by 2030.
The Election Committee has issued a call for candidates for members of the Executive Board (President, Vice Presidents, Secretary General and Treasurer), and fifteen (15) members of the International Council. This article provides information about the electoral procedures that will be followed.
By Terry Flew, Petros Iosifidis, Jeanette Steemers (Eds.) - This book shows that the nation-state never left and is still a force to be reckoned with.
Almost 2,000 proposals were submitted to IAMCR's 2016 conference by the end of the 15 February deadline. The proposals come from scholars from a total of 89 different countries worldwide. The four pre-conferences that shared the 15 February deadline received another 125 proposals.
By Kaarle Nordenstreng, Ulf Jonas Björk, Frank Beyersdorf, Svennik Høyer, Epp Lauk -
This book reviews how journalism evolved as a profession since the late nineteenth century and how journalists became internationally organized over the past one hundred and twenty years.