Gafsa, Tunisia, March 15th, 2012. From March 12 to 14, more than 60 representatives from Radio 6, the first Tunisian community radio, Mines radio (Sawt el Manajem) of Gafsa, the three R Internet radio from Rgeb, and other production groups projects from Kasserine and other towns gathered with radios and production groups representatives from Morocco, Libya, Egypt, Palestine and Jordan as well as with civil society groups representatives from Gafsa during the first training conference on associative radio in Tunisia.
Montreal, March 13, 2012. The Women’s International Network of the World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC-WIN) organized the 8th annual International Women’s Day Broadcast Campaign. The theme of this year was “Women Empowerment and the Struggle against Climate Change and for the Democratization of Societies”. All the programs from this year and past years are available for download on our web site, please visit: http://www2.amarc.org/?q=node/370.
Tunis, March 10th, 2012. More than a hundred associative and community media representatives, freedom of expression activists and delegates from international organizations supporting media called for the institutionalization of the right to communicate for democracy in the region during the closing of the first AMARC Conference in Mashreq and Maghreb on "Community Media and the Arab Spring", that was held in Tunis, on March 9 and 10, 2012. The conference brought together representatives from associative radios and production groups of countries from all over the region (Jordan, Egypt, Morocco, Libya, Palestine and Tunisia) and from all AMARC’s regions, especially Sub-Saharan Africa.