Jordan: Arab Women Media Center to Hold Conference
The Amman-based Arab Women Media Center will be holding its sixth Arab
Women's Media Conference from June 26 to 28. Entitled, "Arab Women Journalists in between Laws and Ethics", the
conference will be held at the Radisson SAS Hotel in Amman, Jordan. A
number of key media professionals in the Arab world will attend.
2007-Among the issues to be discussed during the conference are "Media and
journalism laws in the Arab sates", "Journalists rights during war and
crises", and "Gender issues in Arab media institutes." The Arab Women Media Center is a non-governmental organization
concerned with media work that focuses on women, children and family
rights, and democracy. The center organizes media trainings for female
Arab journalists and helps them locate job opportunities.
Those wishing to attend the conference should first register to become
members at http://www.ayamm.org/arabic/AWMform1.htm. Registering to
become a member and to attend the conference is free of charge.