Monthly Archives: July 2013


Encouraging more female representation

WIMSAL encourages and advocates for more female journalists on the field and in editorial positions.


Advocating women’s issues

One of its fundamental mandates is to advocate for women and issues affecting women in Sierra Leone, Africa and worldwide. This is done through special reports and broadcasts on women’s…

Television women

Promoting women with technical skills

WIMSAL encourages and support women with media technical capabilities and encourages more female representation in jobs in the media once reserved for men.


Building networks

With its nationwide membership, WIMSAL works to build and strengthen stronger networks among female journalists in Sierra Leone.

WIMSAL Strategic Plan 2010-2013 for the web.pdf - Adobe Reader

Training female journalists

WIMSAL collaborates with media capacity building organisations to train female journalists nationwide on skills needed to become successful practicing journalists.

Increase in Reported Rape cases

PRESS RELEASE 1st July, 2013 Increase in Reported Rape cases Women in the media Sierra Leone (WIMSAL) wishes to express its disappointment over recent increase in the number of reported…