The WiA network at the regional conference “Towards Gender Equality in the Audiovisual Industry in the Maghreb-Mashreq Region”

On September 21st, COPEAM (Permanent Conference of the Mediterranean Audiovisual Operators) and EWA (European Women in Audiovisual Network), both partners of the SouthMed WiA project, were invited to the closing event of the UNESCO Maghreb project “Strengthening a Gender-Sensitive Film Sector in the Maghreb-Mashreq Region" - also co-funded by the UE regional programme MedFilm - which was organized [...]

2019-10-09T14:50:58+02:00

SouthMed WiA partners and stakeholders meeting in Casablanca

On July 11th and 12th, 2019 over 50 participants from around the Mediterranean joined the Final Regional Event of the ‘SouthMed WiA – Towards greater gender equality: Promoting the role and image of women in the Southern Mediterranean audiovisual sector’ project, implemented by a consortium of European and southern Mediterranean organisations, led by Interarts, and co-funded by the European Union under [...]

2019-10-09T17:17:01+02:00

The “Recto/Verso” film will be presented at the FICIE

Recto/Verso is a documentary produced by our partner ESAC in the framework of the SouthMed WiA project coordinated by Interarts and co-funded by the European Union under the MedFilm programme. It will be presented on the 23 rd of July at the International Independent Film Festival of Elche (FICIE). FICIE is organized by Fundación [...]

2019-07-23T17:44:26+02:00

SouthMed WiA NEW Release: Guidelines for a balanced gender approach in audiovisual training and education

The project ‘SouthMed WiA - Towards Greater Gender Equality: Promoting the Role and Image of Women in the Southern Mediterranean Audiovisual Sector’ has recently published the “Guidelines for a balanced gender approach in audiovisual training and education”. SouthMed WiA is implemented by a consortium of European and southern Mediterranean organisations led by Interarts and [...]

2019-07-09T17:42:07+02:00

SouthMed WiA at EDD 2019

On June 18th and 19th, European Development Days (EDD) 2019 brought together the development community to share ideas and experiences in ways that inspire new partnerships and innovative solutions to the world’s most pressing challenges. More than 8500 participants voiced, shared and learned about new projects and ideas. From Interarts booth, working side by [...]

2019-06-28T16:09:52+02:00

SouthMed WiA Final Conference in Casablanca

SouthMedWiA is coming to an end, and will present all of the great achievements that have been accomplished during the SouthMed WiA Final Conference, that will take place in Casablanca on July 11-12, 2019, hosted by Instituto Cervantes. The two days will be an important opportunity for discussion, and to reflect on objectives, results [...]

2019-07-05T15:22:13+02:00

SouthMed WiA launches the film “Recto/verso”

The SouthMed WiA project, coordinated by Interarts and co-funded by the European Union in the framework of the MedFilm programme, is coming to an end and concludes with a reflection summarised in a short documentary film. Based on interviews with women professionals in the audiovisual sector and produced by our project partner ESAC, “Recto/Verso” highlights the situation of women working [...]

2019-05-24T11:33:43+02:00

SouthMed WiA Documentary screened at MedFilmFair

On April 12th,  the SouthMed WiA documentary "RECTO/VERSO" was screened at Mass'Art, in Tunis, in the context of the MedFilmFair. MedFilmFair gathers organizations dealing with the theme of gender in the audiovisual sector in Tunisia and the Middle East, allowing them to share their experiences and activities and contributing to the audience's exposure to [...]

2019-05-24T10:46:35+02:00

SouthMed WiA Stakeholders Meetings: the reports

The first stakeholder advocacy meeting, organized by the Higher School of Audiovisual and Cinema in Gammarth-ESAC as part as the SouthMed WiA Project activities, co-funded by the European Union, was held on February, 25th at the Institute of Higher Tourist Studies of Sidi Dhrif, Sidi Bou Saïd-IHET. Beneficiaries of the four Southmed WiA projects [...]

2019-05-24T10:46:40+02:00

SouthMed WiA Stakeholders Meeting in Amman

A stakeholder meeting to advocate for more gender equality in the audio-visual sector will be held on March 28th, 2019 in Amman at the Royal Film Commission (RFC). SouthMed WiA representatives will introduce the activities, events and publications of the project and give an overview on their actions and will share their experiences, achievements and challenges [...]

2019-05-24T10:46:46+02:00