Music Women Austria

Where
Austria
When
2020
Who
Music Women Austria
This measure was reported by civil society.
Describe the main features of the measure/initiative: 
Music Women Austria was founded in 2016 as a platform of female musicians, connecting musicians, highlighting existing shortcomings in the music scene. In small roundtables and via social media information and experiences are shared. • network of support and exchange of information for female musicians • measures combatting inequalities and sexism • raising visibility of female role models
What are the results achieved so far through the implementation of the measure/initiative?: 
• several roundtables were set up, concerning topics such as “Networkers 1.0”, “Getting to know each other”, “Gig-acquisition”, “Being mom and musician”, “Being active – Networkers 2.0” • nevent with two roundtables on crowdfunding and business strategies • awareness raising at the 2018 Austrian Amadeus Award, calling all participants to wear black clothes pointing out the unequal representation of women among the nominees
Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)
Music