March 8 : Ending Violence Against Women

Fri, 03/08/2013 - 16:52 -- ricardo

Montreal, March 8, 2013. The Women’s International Network of the World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC-WIN) organizes the 9th annual International Women’s Day Broadcast Campaign. The theme of this year is “Ending violence against women”. Listen to the programs here :


AMARC at the first preparatory meeting to WSIS+10

Fri, 03/01/2013 - 17:56 -- ricardo

Montreal, March 1, 2013 – A delegation of the World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters, (AMARC) composed by Emmanuel Boutterin (France), Oumar Seck Ndiaye (Senegal), Marie Guyrleine Justin (Haiti), Fredrick Mariwa (Kenya) and Suman Basnet (Nepal) participated on February 27, 2013, as panellists in session 31: Community Media: Enabling Policies, Legislative Environments and Sustainable Measures, jointly organized by UNESCO And AMARC in the Multi-stakeholder First WSIS+10 Review Event meeting held in Paris.

Pacific Community Radio Round Table and Capacity Building Workshop in Suva

Wed, 02/13/2013 - 11:43 -- ricardo

February 12, 2013, Suva. Community broadcasters and advocates have called for legislative reform and recommended that media policy formulation should involve CSOs and recognize community as a distinct sector especially with regard to licensing, fees and spectrum allocation.