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Address: 14 South Avenue, Kingston 10
Telephone: (876) 926-0882
Fax: (876) 929-7079
Email: wmwjam@hotmail.com
Web Site: http://www.womensmediawatch.org

Women’s Media Watch - Jamaica is a civil society, not-for- profit organization comprising a core volunteer membership of women and a wide network of male and female associates. Founded in 1987, WMW is volunteer-driven and operates a small secretariat with three part-time staff. The organization works to improve the images of women and men in the media as one way of reducing violence.  Jamaica's Women's Media Watch – Jamaica (WMW) has worked with journalists to develop gender-aware media practices, and to influence broadcast policy and legislation. The organization also provides training programs for diverse audiences on the prevention of gender based violence and the promotion of gender equality.

Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

WMW runs a multipronged training, advocacy and research programme which utilizes innovative and participatory methodologies. The WMW programme comprises:

  1. Training and Professional Development

  2. Audio/Visual and Printed Resources

  3. Media Monitoring and Research

  4. Communications and Coalition Building for Social Change

  5. Advocacy for Policy and Legislative Reform

  6. Resource Partner for Media Institutions

Training Coordinator
Women's Media Watch
Civil Society
Media
Women