Population First, an NGO working on health, population and women's issues, with support of United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has invited entries for the fourth Laadli media awards for gender sensitivity 2011-12 for northern region.
The northern region awards are open to advertising and media professionals/freelancers from Chandigarh, Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Madhya Pradesh, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Chhattisgarh.
The last date for receiving entries is July 15, a statement said.
The awards would be held in all the four regions culminating in the national awards in Mumbai in November 2012. The northern region awards ceremony would take place in late October.
The Laadli Media Awards were instituted in March 2007 to acknowledge, highlight and celebrate the commendable efforts by print and electronic media to support gender-just perspectives.