Four new Community radio stations set to go on-air in India

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 11:03 -- jphil

July 25th, 2014. The Indian government has set an ambitious target of moving towards the goal of attaining 600 community radio stations in Phase-I.

The community radio world in India is all set to get bigger with four new stations going on air by the end of next month. Spread across the country, these four stations are enthusiastically looking forward to serving the local community.

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.