Global Media Monitoring Project

Monitors the representation and portrayal of women and men in news on television, radio and in newspaper every five years. Latest monitoring took place on February 16th, 2005.

International Women Media Foundation

Resources, research, projects for women in the media worldwide.

International Federation of Journalists

Page dedicated to the Federation’s gender equality work.

European Commission’s page on gender equality

Screening Gender website


Isis International, based in Manila. One of the oldest international organisations in the field.


Equally Visible Women, based in Croatia.

Gender images in advertising. Belgium; site mainly in Flemish

A general site re women in journalism, though they do media monitoring - e.g. their 'Angela Watch' analysis is on line.


Based in South Africa, but covers the southern African region. Loads of interesting stuff, including a 'virtual resource centre' which analyses media content (mainly newspaper articles) from a gender perspective..


Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting, USA:

Women's Institute for Freedom of the Press, USA:

Media Report to Women, USA:

MediaWatch, USA (has sections on sexism and racism) :

Girls, Women and Media Project, USA:

Media literacy and education organisation, Canada (covers portrayal of women, and of men):