Gender Is Good For Business

The Swedish Embassy and Fojo Media Institute in collaboration with Nubia Media and Communications prepared a two day workshop with seminars and sessions on the theme  “ Gender is good for business – Bridging the Gender Gap – how to promote female voices, accesses and participation in the media.” on October 30-31 at the Swedish Embassy in Addis Ababa.

The workshop was run by media development specialist Agneta Söderberg Jacobson, Abigail Gamanya, National Director, Gender and Media Connect Zimbabwe, blogger Brenda Wambui, Otherwise? from Kenya as guest speaker and from Ethiopia Blen A. Sahilu,  Lawyer and Women’s Rights Activist.

The workshop is part of a series of workshop organized by the Embassy and Fojo Media Institute to support the ongoing media reform process.