May 9, 2014, Kathmandu. The Asia-Pacific Regional Board of the World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters, AMARC is deeply concerned by the recent recommendation made by the Australian Commission of Audit to scrap funding for the Community Broadcasting Program. Community Radios in Australia face the danger of being forced off air should the Commission's recommendations be accepted by the Australian Government.
Chilean Maria Pia Matta, President of the World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC) is included in the same list as the Mapuche, Mireya Manquepillán Huanquil, director of community radio Kimche Mapu.
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.