Media and Information Technologies : a Double-edged Sword for Women’s Advancement

Join CPJ, Reporters Without Borders (RSF), and the International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) at the sixty-second session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW62) to discuss challenges for journalists who cover women related topics and the online threats they face. Panelists include: Sheila Dallas Katzman-President of the U.S. chapter of the IAWRT, and chair of CEDAW Mona Eltahawy-American-Egyptian journalist, NYT editor, human rights activist Masih Alinejad-Iranian journalist and writer, Geneva Summit for Human Rights and Democracy Women’s Rights Award Matthew Caruana Galizia-ICIJ member, data journalist, Pulitzer winner Moderated by Courtney Radsch, CPJ advocacy director When: Mar 14, 4:30 pm Where: Salvation Army Auditorium 221 E 52nd St, New York, NY 10022 This event is free and open to the public