Country Spain
Year 2009 - 2010
Type of Measure Work with public private sectors > Media
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

In 2009 and 2010, the Institute of Women signed two agreements with the national radio and television body (RTVE) to promote non-discriminatory treatment and to favour a positive representation of the image of women. Programmes were carried out aimed at promoting change in social attitudes towards real equality between women and men, eradicating all forms of violence against women, and disseminating a real and non-discriminatory image of women, with the aim of promoting treatment by the media highlighting their participation and contribution in all areas of society, as well as knowledge of and reflection on the forms of cultural transmission of sexist attitudes.

Source of Information

CEDAW/C/ESP/7-8, para. 66.