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Women Media and Change

WOMEC was born out of a vision to bring about change in women’s lack of awareness about the power of the media in shaping and pursuing their goals.

Women Media and Change (WOMEC) is a national organization founded in 1994 duly registered under the laws of the republic of Ghana in 2000. WOMEC recognises that women’s issues are multi-dimensional and are impacted upon by factors such as education, information and technology, health, environment, housing and land rights as well as other human rights issues. WOMEC is committed to giving women a pu

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Empowering the Ghanaian women - Time is nigh! - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 08/09/2021

Empowering the Ghanaian women - Time is nigh! - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

Empowering the Ghanaian women - Time is nigh! - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change From the beginning of time, women have been child bearers. Their role is central in society. They are caretakers, conscience, farmers, educators, and entrepreneurs. As I sat to write this […]

Bono Regional Director of Gender advocates for women empowerment and gender equality - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 08/09/2021

Bono Regional Director of Gender advocates for women empowerment and gender equality - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

Bono Regional Director of Gender advocates for women empowerment and gender equality - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change A dialogue has been held in the Bono Regional capital, Sunyani, to increase advocacy against unpaid domestic and care work by women. Over the years, women have been performing unpaid […]

COVID-19 caused a global setback in reproductive and s*xual health rights, especially for women - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 01/09/2021

COVID-19 caused a global setback in reproductive and s*xual health rights, especially for women - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

COVID-19 caused a global setback in reproductive and s*xual health rights, especially for women - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change The exceptional measures governments and health authorities used during the COVID-19 pandemic, such as lockdowns, quarantine or reorganizing health services, directly affected the full realization of s*xual and reproductive health and […]

Girls appeal to government to address adolescent challenges - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 18/08/2021

Girls appeal to government to address adolescent challenges - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

Girls appeal to government to address adolescent challenges - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change Adolescent girls in the Upper East Region have appealed to government to take pragmatic measures to address s*xual and reproductive health rights challenges facing them, to realize their full potentials. […]

TMA recommends intensification of adolescent health education - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 18/08/2021

TMA recommends intensification of adolescent health education - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

TMA recommends intensification of adolescent health education - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change The Tema Metropolitan Assembly (TMA) has recommended in its Metropolitan Authority Report that adolescent health education should be intensified to help promote, encourage and educate the youth on Reproductive Health […]

6 Unbelievable Facts About How Badly Women Are Represented in Media - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 21/07/2021

6 Unbelievable Facts About How Badly Women Are Represented in Media - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

6 Unbelievable Facts About How Badly Women Are Represented in Media - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change Women need to be seen and heard across all areas of our lives. The media and film industry can shape cultural perceptions and attitudes towards gender for better or worse. Gender stereotypes […]

6th Global Media Monitoring Project show quantitative gains, qualitative losses - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 16/07/2021

6th Global Media Monitoring Project show quantitative gains, qualitative losses - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

6th Global Media Monitoring Project show quantitative gains, qualitative losses - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change     All things remaining equal, it will take at least 67 more years to close the average gender equality gap in traditional news media worldwide. This was one of […]

Lack of Women in Leadership Threatens COVID-19 Recovery: UN - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 14/07/2021

Lack of Women in Leadership Threatens COVID-19 Recovery: UN - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

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Lack of Women in Leadership Threatens COVID-19 Recovery: UN - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change Gender equality is essential in the fight against COVID-19. LONDON, July 8 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Global efforts to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic are under threat because women are […]

How Has the COVID-19 Pandemic Impacted Feminist Movements? - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 14/07/2021

How Has the COVID-19 Pandemic Impacted Feminist Movements? - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

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How Has the COVID-19 Pandemic Impacted Feminist Movements? - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change UN Women’s Lopa Banerjee explains how the Generation Equality Forum can accelerate gender equality. The Generation Equality Forum (GEF) has been 25 years in the making, and a postponement due to the […]

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How Women Leaders Can Overcome Prejudice Using Agile Leadership - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 07/07/2021

How Women Leaders Can Overcome Prejudice Using Agile Leadership - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

How Women Leaders Can Overcome Prejudice Using Agile Leadership - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change According to the Reykjavík Index for Leadership 2020/2021, “only 52% of people across the G7 group of wealthy countries — 46% of men and 59% of women — has expressed that […]

Which Generation Equality hero are you? - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 01/07/2021

Which Generation Equality hero are you? - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

Which Generation Equality hero are you? - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change Feminism means many different things to many people but what every feminist has in common is a belief in, and commitment to, equality. Generation Equality is uniting feminists and activists […]

Three Ways Employers Can Foster Gender Equality In The Workplace - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 25/06/2021

Three Ways Employers Can Foster Gender Equality In The Workplace - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

Three Ways Employers Can Foster Gender Equality In The Workplace - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change Prior to the Covid-19 pandemic, it was not uncommon to learn about women — especially women of color — lacking representation in C-suite roles. Many have talked about how these […]

Gender Attitudes Towards Ghanaian Women - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 23/06/2021

Gender Attitudes Towards Ghanaian Women - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

Gender Attitudes Towards Ghanaian Women - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change Gender politics in Ghana have come a long way. Starting in 1960, the National Council of Women has worked to further female participation in politics, education, healthcare and tech industries. Ghana …

Together with refugees, we build a safer and more vibrant world - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 18/06/2021

Together with refugees, we build a safer and more vibrant world - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

Together with refugees, we build a safer and more vibrant world - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 20 June is World Refugee Day and this year’s theme is about the power of inclusion – “Together we heal, learn and shine”. Every two seconds, someone is forced to …

Statement: Set women at the heart of recovery decisions and processes - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 16/06/2021

Statement: Set women at the heart of recovery decisions and processes - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

Statement: Set women at the heart of recovery decisions and processes - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change Statement by Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations and Executive Director of UN Women, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka on the outcome of the summit of G7 nations. Date: Monday, June 14, 2021   The …

How Leaders Can Do More To Keep Women In Technology - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 09/06/2021

How Leaders Can Do More To Keep Women In Technology - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

How Leaders Can Do More To Keep Women In Technology - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change The Covid-19 pandemic brought into full view what has been broken for women in corporate America for a very long time. It also afforded business leaders an opportunity to have …

Gender equality in poorest nations hinges on post-pandemic policy choices - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 09/06/2021

Gender equality in poorest nations hinges on post-pandemic policy choices - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

Gender equality in poorest nations hinges on post-pandemic policy choices - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change As policymakers in least developed countries address COVID-19’s social and economic consequences, they must ensure recovery efforts are gender responsive. Although the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases per capita have …

Why investing in women is key to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 04/06/2021

Why investing in women is key to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

Why investing in women is key to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change Last year, the Asia-Pacific region recorded its worst economic performance in decades. With the pandemic far from over, the region’s recovery is slow, fragile and highly uneven both across and …

AU priorities on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment in Agenda 2063 - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 02/06/2021

AU priorities on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment in Agenda 2063 - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

AU priorities on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment in Agenda 2063 - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change Africa has noted that despite positive achievements registered recently in decision-making, women, as the largest proportion of our population; remain vulnerable, at-risk and impoverished due to the challenges caused by …

History: ‘Unruly’ African women who made their mark on the continent - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 27/05/2021

History: ‘Unruly’ African women who made their mark on the continent - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

History: ‘Unruly’ African women who made their mark on the continent - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change From the 1930s onwards, several African women who were ahead of their time made their mark in a fiercely male-dominated society. In her remarkable essay, Géraldine Faladé Touadé revives the …

AU priorities on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment in Agenda 2063 - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 21/05/2021

AU priorities on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment in Agenda 2063 - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

AU priorities on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment in Agenda 2063 - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change Africa has noted that despite positive achievements registered recently in decision-making, women, as the largest proportion of our population; remain vulnerable, at-risk and impoverished due to the challenges caused by …

Together: Resisting, supporting, healing! - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 21/05/2021

Together: Resisting, supporting, healing! - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

Together: Resisting, supporting, healing! - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change For many people with diverse s*xual orientations, gender identities, gender expressions, and s*x characteristics, acts of resistance, support, and healing are a way of life. A dream held fast, a …

To unlock African women's potential, we must end gendered patterns of labour - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 17/05/2021

To unlock African women's potential, we must end gendered patterns of labour - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

To unlock African women's potential, we must end gendered patterns of labour - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change • COVID-19 exposed persistent inequalities for women in the African workforce. • These inequalities are underpinned by a gendered division of labour that is hard to shift. • Investing in …

Claiming women’s space in leadership - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 17/05/2021

Claiming women’s space in leadership - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

Claiming women’s space in leadership - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change Shirley Chisholm, the first Black US Congresswoman once said: “If they don’t give you a seat at the table, bring a folding chair”. The future is better with women at …

Ending Gender Based Violence in Ghana, A Responsibility for All Citizens - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 10/05/2021

Ending Gender Based Violence in Ghana, A Responsibility for All Citizens - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

Ending Gender Based Violence in Ghana, A Responsibility for All Citizens - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change As we celebrate mother’s day today, it is important that we remind ourselves of the ordeal most women go through in their marital homes and seek ways to address this …

Eliminating Violence against Women and Girls must be a common effort. - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 28/04/2021

Eliminating Violence against Women and Girls must be a common effort. - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

Eliminating Violence against Women and Girls must be a common effort. - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change Dr James Clayman, Chairman , Steering Committee of Gender Violence Survivors Support Network (GVSSN), has called for a united and collaborative effort to eliminate violence against women and girls. He …

Don’t Fail Your Women Leaders Now - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 23/04/2021

Don’t Fail Your Women Leaders Now - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

Don’t Fail Your Women Leaders Now - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change CEO & Co-Founder at WNORTH, an organization bridging the gender power gap by elevating women in the leadership pipeline. By now, we have all seen the statistics that women (and specifically …

Betting on women's leadership as we recover from COVID-19 - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 23/03/2021

Betting on women's leadership as we recover from COVID-19 - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

Betting on women's leadership as we recover from COVID-19 - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change This year, International Women’s Day shines the spotlight on women’s leadership and the need for gender equality in a post COVID-19 world. Surely the pace of reform is too slow, …

The COVID crisis shows why we need more female leadership - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 19/03/2021

The COVID crisis shows why we need more female leadership - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

Women aspiring to leadership positions in business have a unique opportunity to show their value, and they should seize it.

The COVID crisis shows why we need more female leadership - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change It has long been said that crises define leaders, and COVID certainly qualifies. The past year has demanded leaders embrace traits not always associated with high offices and boardrooms: empathy, …

Impact of COVID-19 on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment in East and Southern Africa - Abridged version - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 16/03/2021

Impact of COVID-19 on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment in East and Southern Africa - Abridged version - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

Impact of COVID-19 on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment in East and Southern Africa - Abridged version - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change As we begin to experience a downward curve in the second wave in most countries in the region – coupled with increased access to vaccines – there is a need …

UN’s largest gathering on women’s rights calls on enhancing women’s leadership in public life in the run up to the 2021 Generation Equality Forum - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change 16/03/2021

UN’s largest gathering on women’s rights calls on enhancing women’s leadership in public life in the run up to the 2021 Generation Equality Forum - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change

UN’s largest gathering on women’s rights calls on enhancing women’s leadership in public life in the run up to the 2021 Generation Equality Forum - WOMEC | Women, Media & Change New York, 15 March — The 65th session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW65), the UN’s largest gathering on gender equality and women’s rights, opens today as an …

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