Three years ago, one of my papers at Uni for my « Transnational Media in Context » class was about the adaptation of Western advertisment in the Middle East with a focus on women : To what extent has globalisation changed the features of advertising in Saudi Arabia? Saudi Arabia provides an example of a nation state that seeks to resist. In spite of the rise of modernity in the … Continuer de lire Get dressed advert !
I have already written a few articles about Saudi Arabia, and today I am sharing with you the first anti-domestic violence ad ever in this country governed by Sharia Law. It is a real important step forward for the protection of women in Saudi Arabia. Let’s hope that it is only a start. The Kingdom of Saudia Arabia has launched its first campaign against violence towards women. A … Continuer de lire Saudi Arabia launches first campaign against violence towards women !
Today is International Women’s Day! Is it really supposed to be a celebration? Or should we be appalled that there is still a special day to fight for equality between genders and women’s rights around the world?! Whether we are for or we are against a day dedicated to women, it is still an occasion to look at the great achievements that accomplish women around … Continuer de lire International Women’s Day dedicated to Women of « Arab Spring »!