This year, print media HROMADA Skhid was included in the list of Ukrainian media that will study gender sensitivity.
Each media will be analyzed according to several criteria: the balance of men and women as experts (commentators, whose opinions are quoted) and heroes/heroines, the number of femininities and publications on gender issues, the presence of stereotypical images in sexist content in journalistic materials.
Among the publications to be studied in Donetsk region are newspapers “Vostochnyj Proekt” (eastern project), “Priazovskij Rabochij” (a worker from Pryazovia), “Sobytiya” (events), “Znamya Industrii” (industry banner), “Vchasno” (in time), such sites as “POKROVSK.NEWS”, “0629 Mariupol City Site”, “062 Site of Donetsk City” and “News of Donbass”. Site Irta Fax, the site of Severodonetsk 6452, the site of Luhansk 642, “Trybun” (tribune), “V Chas Pik” (during rush hour), “Zmist” (content), “Vostochnuj Variant” (eastern variant), CityNews, “Vostochnuj Reporter” (eastern reporter) and the edition “Luhanshchyna” (Luhansk region) will be investigated in Luhansk region.
The monitoring is carried out within the Gender Sensitive Space of Modern Journalism project by Volyn Press Club in partnership with the Gender Center, the Independent Public Network of Press Clubs of Ukraine with the support of the Media Program in Ukraine, funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and is implemented by the international organization Internews.