Instituto Midia Etnica (Brazil) PDF Print

Keywords: South America, Brazil, Brazilian, ethnicity, ethnic media, media diversity, diversity, journalism, education

"Instituto Midia Etnica" (Ethnic Media Institute) which is a civil society organization based in Brazil (Bahia) that carries out projects to ensure the rights of historically excluded populations,through the use of communication. We fight for citizen participation in media, especially the African-Brazilian community, through advocacy campaigns, workshops, consultations with government and non-governmental organizations (NGOs), and research of human rights in the media.

Our key actions are. Advocacy for Diversity in Media, Training journalists and students on the theme of ethnic diversity, Advice on Media for Afro-Brazilian NGOs and Monitoring of human rights violations in the media. For further information about our organization, please visit our websites, independent web newspaper) and (film project).