Montreal, May 12th, 2014. Since 2005, the International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHOT) mobilizes public opinion on issues related to homophobia and transphobia. The date of May 17 was selected to commemorate the decision to remove homosexuality from the International Classification of Diseases of the World Health Organization (WHO) in 1990.
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.