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Publication Type
Journal Article
UWI Author(s)
Author, Analytic
de Bruin, Marjan
Author Affiliation, Ana.
CARIMAC
Article Title
Looking beyond the 'body count' in the Caribbean
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Journal Title
Media Development
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Reprint Status
Refereed
Date of Publication
2000
Volume ID
47
Issue ID
3
Page(s)
18-23
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Abstract
In 1998, media activists and media workers from eleven countries in the Caribbean drew up the Kingston Declaration on Gender and Media Policy. Like Declarations on this topic drawn up in other regions in the world, it stated principles, intentions and guidelines designed to improve the media coverage on gender issues. Explores what happened after the 1998 meeting. Analyses the position of the relevant actors in this field; the changing focus of research on this topic, and the methodological challenges. In conclusion, identifies the major obstacles and problems and makes suggestions for designing new strategies.....
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