Youth Women in Community Media and Journalism

Where
Bangladesh
When
2020
Who
Bangladesh NGOs Network for Radio and Communication (BNNRC)
This measure was reported by civil society.
Describe the main features of the measure/initiative: 
Bangladesh NGOs Network for Radio and Communication (BNNRC) is implementing, “Youth Women in Community Media and Journalism,” for participationof women in media. The programme is aimed at empowering the vulnerable and marginalized groups of the society, reducing social inequality, building capacity to making easy access to information onsocial safety nets. The programme was designed to facilitate vulnerable and marginalized groups to beenrolled in the media and to develop themselves as professional community media journalists. Ujjwala isa mission-driven incubator catering to women entrepreneurs and professionals in growth-oriented industry sectors and facilitating a nurturing environment for the development of sustainable enterprises. Ujjwala specially works with the beauty professionals all over the country. They have trained almost 3000 beauty care professionals in 48 districts in Bangladesh since its inception in August 2017.
Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)
Cinema/ Audiovisual Arts
Publishing
Transversal Priority(ies)
Youth