Knight Center expands initiatives to promote diversity, equity and inclusion in Latin American newsrooms
Nearly 500 students from all Latin American countries recently finished a special online course in Spanish and joined efforts to promote diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) in newsrooms and in the content they produce. The course, “How to promote diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) in Latin American journalism,” was offered from Feb. 28 to March 27 as […]
Diversity in journalism and in newsrooms can be a factor of social transformation, say authors of new ebook ‘Diversity in Latin American Journalism’
Journalism can be a key factor in eradicating deeply rooted problems in Latin America such as discrimination, racism, violence and polarization, but for this, journalists need to incorporate a perspective of diversity and inclusion, both in their narratives and in their newsrooms.
The Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas published the ebook “Diversity in Latin American Journalism,” which features reflections from 16 journalists from seven countries on how to make newsrooms and news coverage more inclusive.
The pioneering e-book “Diversity in Latin American Journalism” will be launched during the annual conference of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ).
Representation and diversity are characteristics that should be inherent to media, according to opening panelists at Knight Center diversity conference
Two journalists who shared life and professional experiences in their search for diversity in the news opened the First Latin American Conference on Diversity in Journalism.
Learning is the key to covering disability from the perspective of solutions: say panelists during conference on diversity in journalism
Cover disability from the solutions. That was the theme of the last session of the First Latin American Conference on Diversity in Journalism that took place from March 26 to 27 completely online.
Talking about sexual diversity in journalism is talking about the intersection between gender, race and social class, say panelists at Knight Center’s diversity conference
Panel on sexual orientation of the First Latin American Conference on Diversity in Journalism, talks about sexual diversity in journalism as the intersection between gender, race and social class.
Racial and ethnic diversity in journalism: greater representation attracts more readers, say speakers at Knight Center conference
Panel on racial and ethnic diversity in journalism discussed topics such as representation and coverage of racial issues in Latin America.
More Latin American newsrooms are incorporating a gender perspective, but diversity conference speakers say there is more work to be done
“The world is told through the eyes of man and that will never be objective,” said journalist Lucia Solis Reymer, in a panel on gender at the First Latin American Conference on Diversity in Journalism, held completely online from March 26 to 27, 2021.
Knight Center announces program and speakers for the First Latin American Conference on Diversity in Journalism. Sign up!
The First Latin American Conference on Diversity in Journalism will have 19 speakers from Latin America and the United States in four thematic sessions and two special tables on March 26 and 27, 2021.