World Press Freedom Day: take part in this campaign by sending your programs

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 09:49 -- jphil

Montreal, April 7th, 2014. Since 1993, the year in which the General Assembly has chosen this date, May 3rd marks a time of reflection to assess the state of press freedom in the world, to defend press independence, to remember and pay tribute to journalists who have lost their lives in the exercise of their profession, but also to celebrate the fundamental principles of press freedom.

Earth Day: Please send your programs on family farming and food security!

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 15:25 -- jphil

Montreal, April 1st, 2014. In the context of the 2014 International Year of Family Farming (IYFF), the World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC) has joined forces with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) to launch an awareness campaign focused on farmers’ organizations and the rural population.

Community Radios to Fight Against Caste Based Discrimination in Nepal

Fri, 03/21/2014 - 13:59 -- jphil

March 20, 2014, Kathmandu. On the occasion of International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination on 21st March, the World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters, AMARC Asia-Pacific, Association of Community Radio Broadcasters of Nepal, ACORAB, and the Jagaran Media Centre, JMC, have decided to work jointly to mobilize community radios of Nepal against all kinds of discriminations, especially against caste-based discriminati