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The Southern African Media and Gender Institute (SAMGI) is dedicated to a world where women’s dignity and potential are enriched and celebrated in and through the media with equal, unbiased representation of and equal opportunities for all, irrespective of age, class, culture, gender, nationality, race, and sexual orientation.

We are a dynamic feminist organisation promoting since 2003 a world where women are valued human beings, with equal rights and opportunities. We are a training and learning institution committed to the global exchange of knowledge and ideas. SAMGI, as a media watchdog, critically monitors and deconstructs the mass media to eradicate all forms of bias. We give a voice to the voiceless, and diversity the range of voices heard in the public space through participatory education, internal and external capacity-building, consulting, research, advocacy, lobbying, networking, media monitoring, and media production.