The story of Quote This Woman+

The story of Quote This Woman+

By Kathy Magrobi I did not set out to launch a gender and media start-up just before turning 50, but once the idea for Quote This Woman+ (QW+) took hold, it wouldn’t leave me alone.  In 2019, frustrated by the endlessly gendered portrayal of women in the news, I...

State of the Newsroom 2020

Quote This Woman is this year taking part in the State of the Newsroom report. The aim is to to offer a discursive space where women working in media in this country can share their perspectives and experiences in a nuanced way. The full transcript of the roundtable...
An ocean of experts

An ocean of experts

We’re a bit late in celebrating #WorldOceansDay2020. But it is never too late to celebrate the voices on our database. May we introduce some of our experts on oceans and related matters? Victoria Ndinelago Erasmus is a marine scientist who has done...

Youth Day experts

Our #QuoteThisWoman+ database has close-on 300 voices now – and a significant number of our wonderful women are able to contribute to the debates around #YouthDay. Here’s a list… Prof Deevia Bhana’s research focuses on gender,...