‘Culturally, women’s voices are missing in the entire news value chain’

Ashraf Engineer

May 17, 2023

The media industry across the world, and particularly in India, is dominated by men and this naturally impacts how women’s issues are covered. This culture of exclusion has also affected women’s news consumption. In this context, a report that was published recently throws light not just on the lack of women in news leadership roles but also how greater engagement with women could revitalise the news industry. Luba Kassova, the report’s lead author, and Richard Addy, lead researcher, speak to All Indians Matter about how the Indian media can fix the gender imbalance.

From Outrage to Opportunity: How to Include the Missing Perspectives of Women of All Colors in News Leadership and Coverage: https://internews.org/from-outrage-to-opportunity-women-media/