Community Media’s Involvement in the IYFF - FAO and AMARC's Awareness Campaign

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 15:09 -- jphil

July 11th, 2014. In the framework of the 2014 International Year of Family Farming (IYFF), the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC) have joined forces to launch an awareness campaign on the contribution of family farming to food security and rural development.

#LeyTelecom, a setback for media

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 11:32 -- jphil

Mexico City, July 7, 2014 - On Saturday, the Senate approved the Mexican Federal Telecommunications and Broadcasting Act, in response to a statement by the Mexican Constitution.

AMARC joins 99 organizations calling on the President of Egypt to free the Al-Jazeera English journalists and overturn their unjustified sentences.

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 16:10 -- jphil

The following is a statement led by Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance (MEAA), International Federation of Journalists (IFJ), Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI), Association for Freedom of Thought and Expression (AFTE), and Canadian Journalists for Free Expression (CJFE) directed at Egyptian authorities:

27 June 2014