Balanced participation of women and men in political and public decision-making

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Council of Europe
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International organizations

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Balanced participation of women and men in political and public decision-making
Recommendation (2003)3 on balanced participation of women and men in political and public decision making recommends that member states of the Council of Europe: - promote balanced participation in decision-making positions in the media, including management, programming, education, training, research and regulatory bodies; - support training and awareness-raising for students of journalism and media professionals on questions linked to gender equality and how to avoid sexist stereotypes and sexism; -encourage media professionals to ensure that women and men candidates and elected representatives receive equal visibility in the media, especially during election periods.
International implementation
Ongoing from to 

WSIS information
* Information and communication infrastructure
* Access to information and knowledge
* Capacity building
* ICT applications: benefits in all aspects of life
* Cultural diversity and identity, linguistic diversity and local content
* Media
* International and regional cooperation
  • Achieve Universal Primary Education
  • Promote gender equality & empower women
  • Project
  • Programme
  • Guidelines
The project is being considered as contributing to the objectives of the ITU Connect the World initiative? No