Montreal. November 11, 2013. The World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC) is calling on all its members to participate in the Global Day of Action on November 23 to mark the fourth anniversary of the world’s biggest atrocity perpetrated against journalists, the Ampatuan Massacre, that killed 58 persons, including 34 journalists on November 23, 2009.
Brussels. October 16th, 2013. On October 16th and 17th, the public forum "Radio broadcasting in minority languages: where we are, where we should go", organized by AMARC Europe and the Eurodeputy Iñaki Irazabalbeitia, is taking place at the European Parliament, in Brussels. The objective of the forum is mainly to provide an overview of the work for the promotion of minority languages from the community media perspective and to further best practices exchanges between media experiences of the third sector.
Rio de Janeiro. October 11, 2013. On October 9th and 10th, a meeting of experts organized by the Demos Institute took place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Experts from Argentina, Peru, Uruguay, Panama, Bolivia, Brazil, Venezuela, El Salvador, Honduras, Chile, Colombia, Guatemala and Mexico participated in this event, among which the president of the World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC), Maria Pia Matta Cerna.