AJSC Holds Advocacy Meeting to Assess and Address Challenges Facing Women Journalists

4. September 2022, 13:57

In order to assess and address challenges facing women journalists and media workers, the Afghan Journalists Safety Committee (AJSC) organized an advocacy meeting with 10 women journalists from different media outlets in Kabul.

The participants of the meeting discussed a wide range of issues and challenges that women journalists and media workers face on their day-to-day activities which included access to information, coverage of news events, decrease in the number of women journalists and media workers, restrictions in the work place, etc.

To find solutions for the said challenges and to improve the overall situation of women working in the media sector, this ten-person advocacy group is planned to work directly with the gender department of the committee.