AMARC Urges the Australian Government Not to Scrap Funding for Community Radios

Fri, 05/09/2014 - 16:25 -- Anonymous (not verified)

May 9, 2014, Kathmandu. The Asia-Pacific Regional Board of the World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters, AMARC is deeply concerned by the recent recommendation made by the Australian Commission of Audit to scrap funding for the Community Broadcasting Program. Community Radios in Australia face the danger of being forced off air should the Commission's recommendations be accepted by the Australian Government.

President of AMARC selected among the "100 Information Heroes" of Reporters Without Borders on the occasion of the World Press Freedom Day

Thu, 05/01/2014 - 14:57 -- jphil

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.

The AMARC 11 Global Conference in Accra, Ghana postponed to August 2015

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 12:44 -- jphil

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.