Media Coverage

Here you will find  links to some of the media coverage of the project:

Most recent:

Reviews on the anthology Making change. Nordic Examples of Working Towards Gender Equality in the Media

March 13, 2015

A positive review in Huffington Post by Magda Abi FAdil. “It provides a wealth of information by specialists from academia, civil society, activism and industry.” Making Change: Nordic Countries And Gender Equality in Media

January 19, 2015

“This anthology is useful for everyone”. The daily newspaper Göteborgs-Posten reviewed Making change. Nordic Examples of Working Towards Gender Equality in the Media in very positive terms. The full review (in Swedish) can be found here:

Earlier Media Coverage

Pressrelease in Swedish about the Nordic Gender & Media Forum, 2013-12-11

Pressrelease about the Film seminar 2014-01-29

The film seminar on January 29 caught quite a lot of attention in the Nordic media. Here is an article in English published by the NIKK website.The Nordic film industry remains male dominated

The two seminars on gender equality was streamed by Göteborg International Film Festival. You can find the Nordicom seminar Gender Balance in the Nordic Film Industry and the seminar about the Nordic Film Institutes work on gender equality can be found here. Both seminars were held in English.

An article in Danish:

Danmark mangler i ny rapport om likestilling i den nordiska filmbransche

Some articles  in Swedish

Män dominerar filmbranschen i Norden

Kvinnliga fotografer är mer inlyssnande

Kvinnor i Filmproduktion ovanligt

The journalism seminar on March 6th were mostly covered by Swedish media, here is an article in Swedish, Glappet  – om jämställdheten på MEG and a Swedish Radio report: Medier i glashus om jämställdhet

Danish articles, based on the Danish study presented at the MEG-seminar: Køn og fjernsyn: Når kvinder læser nyheder op om mænd

Nyhederne har færrest kvinder på skærmen

Medierne halter bagefter resten af samfundet hvad angår ligestilling

From The Bergen Conference May 7th, 2014:

#equalnordic “Frivillighet är fint men funkar inte” by Maria Jacobson, Feministiskt perspektiv

Færre kvinnelige eksperter i nye Dagsrevyn, by Ida Irene Bergstrøm, Kilden

Video from Den store liketillingsbløffen, the seminar at Nordic Media Festival on May 8th.

Watch the film ( 8 minutes) from the Bergen conference made by Doris Film

In Swedish from the NIKK web “Den kultur vi måste övervinna var den egna redaktionen”

In Norwegian from BA, Bergensavisen Den store likestillingsbløffen

The book launch

Here is an article  from NIKK about the book launch i Vilnius, December 2014: Making Change Towards gender equality in the media

Other media attention:

January 31, 2015

In connection with the annual Finnish Jussi-awards  the lack of women in films was a topic and the anthology was mentioned as a resource in Hufvudstadsbladet  Jussi är en man – också i år 

February 26, 2015

The University of Gothenburg made a short webb-tv clip about the book  ( in Swedish). You can find it here:

Other press:

Interview with project leader Maria Edstrom by EIGE, European Institute for Gender Equality: What about gender equality in the media?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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