Media Artefacts

News Segment:

-states statistics around the discrepancy of male vs female representation in ICT field

-interviews potential ICT female practitioners, asks why they are interested in the field

(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NTSQ8qTapPE)

UN Women Message:

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(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LW6c4zB_WQM)

-“Around the world, gender bias continues to be a problem…bias is visible in the ICT field.”

-Discusses the importance of being among technology, it provides jobs, however women are under represented.

-“We need to make ICT carriers more appealing to women and girls.”

-The video was produced by UN Women with a call to action for women around the world to become involved in ICT and for the industry to become more welcoming of such women. -Part of a PR campaign?

 

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