Montreal, April 15th, 2014. Due to unforeseen circumstances, the International Board of Directors of the World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC) announces that the Eleventh World Assembly of Community Radio Broadcasters, who was supposed to be held from 1 to 5 December 2014 in Accra, Ghana, has been postponed and will take place from August 10th to 14th, 2015.
Montreal, April 7th, 2014. Since 1993, the year in which the General Assembly has chosen this date, May 3rd marks a time of reflection to assess the state of press freedom in the world, to defend press independence, to remember and pay tribute to journalists who have lost their lives in the exercise of their profession, but also to celebrate the fundamental principles of press freedom.
Montreal, April 1st, 2014. In the context of the 2014 International Year of Family Farming (IYFF), the World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC) has joined forces with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) to launch an awareness campaign focused on farmers’ organizations and the rural population.