The National Workshop on Women in Journalism held in New Delhi (January 28-30, 2002) brought together more than 100 women journalists from 16 centres across the country.
The following issues of concern were identified:
Given these concerns, we believe that there is urgent need for building solidarities and alliances among journalists and other democratic groups and fora.
Our Network of Women in Media, India is a crucial step in this direction.
Some of the steps we believe should be urgently taken are:
(Drafted by a team of volunteers, endorsed by all participants and presented at the valedictory function on the last day of the national workshop on / for women in journalism, Delhi, January 2002)