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.
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.
Montreal, February 12, 2013. Community radio members of the World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC) network celebrate the World Radio Day February 13th 2013. This year's World Radio Day AMARC celebrate 30 years of empowering local communities giving a voice to the poorest. For further information on community radio activities for the World Radio Day, please go to AMARC Website. http://www2.amarc.org/?q=node/1095