O Género e os Media


Deparei-me hoje com as palavras de Lenore Blum e Carol Frieze na revista da Carnegie Mellon University – uma das três instituições norte-americanas com quem o governo português assinou um protocolo de colaboração.

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Everyone knows that women are much less interested in computer science (CS) than men. Enrollment statistics in computer science programs reveal far fewer women than men. Much ink has been spilled in explaining this gender gap.

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a website conceived and run by women/female media professionals in Africa (…) to produce and disseminate information that brings to focus the African woman's perspective with regard to the 'gender and development approach'. To set up an additional framework for professional expression and a platform for the exchange of ideas and experiences for female African journalists and communications professionals.

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