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

Launch of the Communication for Development Platform “YenKasa Africa”: Facilitating Dialogue

Thu, 03/20/2014 - 10:29 -- jphil

Dakar, March 20th 2014. This week we celebrate the launch of the Communication for Development (ComDev) platform YenKasa Africa, a regional platform promoted by FAO and the World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC) to enhance knowledge and experience sharing in communication applied to agriculture and rural development in Africa, which encompasses farming, livestock, forestry and fishery sectors.

AMARC International condemns intimidation of the Tunisian station Horria FM

Fri, 03/14/2014 - 15:13 -- jphil

Montreal, March 14, 2014. Tunisia - AMARC International calls on administrative authorities to explain their action following the recent outbreak without notice of civil servants into Horria FM’s office on, March 11, 2014 in Tunis. Horria FM is an affiliate of the Tunisian Union of Free Radios (STRL).