Welcome to WOMEC
Women, Media and Change (WOMEC) is a national organization registered in 2000 under the laws of the Republic of Ghana. WOMEC recognises that women’s issues are multi-dimensional and are influenced by various factors including access to education, health, housing, food, shelter, land rights as well as other human rights issues. WOMEC is committed to promoting gender equality and equity.
An inclusive society where women and girls are well informed and empowered.
WOMEC is committed to creating the platform for women and girls to gain public voice and visibility through the effective use of the media, gender training, research, publication, community engagement and advocacy.
OUR CORE VALUES
Team work, Professionalism, Innovation, Integrity, Respect, Honesty and Reliability.
WHAT WE DO
- Basic IT and Communication training
- Online Media and communication skills
- Gender-related training for media practitioners. Read more
Undertake research on gender issues with a view to providing up-to-date facts and figures to service women’s organizations and other institutions concerned with advocacy and awareness creation. Read more
Hayat Mirshad is a 32-year-old Lebanese feminist, human rights activist and gender, communications and advocacy expert. As co-founder of the feminist collective FE-MALE in Lebanon, she advocates against discriminatory gender norms and...
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