Sports media has an important role to play in changing the attitudes that drive violence against women.
Change the story through sport
Understand the role sports play in preventing violence against women and their children.
Change the story through sports media
People in sports media can create change by supporting gender equality, and challenging gender stereotypes and disrespect towards women, in the workplace and in the coverage of sport.
Women sports journalists experience high rates of online abuse as a result of their work. Action from colleagues is an important part of building workplaces that are safe. This media moderation guide from GenVic will support you to take action against online abuse.
Sporting ambassadors and the media
Our Watch is proud to work with a number of sporting ambassadors who are committed to preventing violence against women and promoting gender equality in their respective sporting communities.
Media Making Change: Equality and Respect in Sports Media
Our Watch works with sports media through the Media Making Change: Equality and Respect in Sports Media project. We host seminars and forums that join the dots between sports media coverage, respect and the cultural change that is needed to prevent violence against women.