Offer: Call for submissions for The Laadli Media Awards for Gender Sensitivity 2010-11, India
Population First (http://www.populationfirst.org) and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) have invited entries for the third UNFPA – Laadli Media awards for Gender Sensitivity (ULMAGS) across various regions in India for 2010-2011.
The award has been instituted to acknowledge, highlight and celebrate the commendable efforts undertaken by various media to support gender-just perspectives from the field of advertising, print media, electronic media, including television, radio, documentary, web and blog, that challenge dominant social stereotypes, analyse social, economic and political development from a gender perspective.
Entries are invited from journalists contributing news features, investigative stories, editorials, op-eds, and columns in individual category and media houses on gender issues in English and many Indian languages. Entries should have been published / displayed / broadcast or televised between July 1, 2009 and June 30, 2010. The deadline for receipt of entries is 1st November, 2010 for southern and western regions and 1st January, 2011 for northern and eastern regions.
For the e-brochure, entry form and contacts visit: