AMARC International condemns intimidation of the Tunisian station Horria FM

Fri, 03/14/2014 - 15:13 -- jphil

Montreal, March 14, 2014. Tunisia - AMARC International calls on administrative authorities to explain their action following the recent outbreak without notice of civil servants into Horria FM’s office on, March 11, 2014 in Tunis. Horria FM is an affiliate of the Tunisian Union of Free Radios (STRL).

Community journalist Alma Olivares released on bail but still under prosecution

Mon, 03/10/2014 - 14:34 -- jphil

Montreal, 10 March 2014. Mexico (source: AMARC-Mexico) - AMARC-International learnt will relief the release on bail of Alma Delia Olivares, reporter of the community radio La Cabina on March 4th after five days of detention (see last news).

International Women's Day: AMARC mobilized for equality of access to the airwaves

Fri, 03/07/2014 - 15:58 -- jphil

Montreal, March 8, 2014. For women all around the world, community radios are a privileged place where they make their voices heard and a space of emancipation. It is through these radios, vectors of education, culture and development, that women can enforce their role as major social actors.