Ethiopian Media Women Association

Ethiopian Media Women Association (EMWA) is a non-partisan; not-for-profit association established by like-minded women journalists and media professionals, and registered at Ministry of Justice in 1999. Following the Charities and Societies proclamation, EMWA re-registered as an Ethiopian resident society in 2013.

Since 1999, EMWA has been working towards the realization of its objectives by implementing various projects and programs in areas of raising the skills of media professionals and practitioners, enabling women to own and become beneficiary of alternative and community media, creating gender sensitive media in Ethiopia, improving women access and participation in the media, improving the image and representation of women in the media as well as the public’s perspective, where this contribute to reducing all the challenges of women concerns.

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