Radio saves lives.

In times of crisis, we count on radio. Help us get critical COVID-19 information to millions in Africa.

COVID-19: Our response

In times of crisis, we count on radio.
Help us get critical COVID-19
information to millions
in Africa.

Distance Learning In Crisis: Literacy over the radio

Farm Radio is using radio to Improve literacy, reading and promote education at a distance in Sierra Leone and Liberia thanks to a new partnership with CODE.

Senegalese farmer turns to radio during COVID shutdown

Fatoumata Camara, a farmer in southern Senegal has turned to radio during the double challenges of COVID-19 and climate change.

Delivering a bountiful home harvest across Canada

The results are in! Find out the winners of our our Home Harvest photo contest.

Radio 1 Ghana goes all out to serve audience with vital information on COVID-19

Radio 1 in Ghana is using all the tools at their disposal to inform and protect their listeners about the dangers of COVID-19.
Development at a Distance webinar

Rewatch webinar: Development at a distance — changing paradigms during and beyond the pandemic

Join us on Oct. 29 to learn how can interactive communication approaches can respond to the needs of underserved communities during COVID-19.

Home Harvest: A socially distanced fall fair

Be one of five lucky winners for our socially distanced fall fair photo contest!

Remembering farm broadcaster Glenn Powell

Remembering agricultural broadcaster and former Farm Radio International board member Glenn Powell.
David Bondo records a radio spot

Combatting COVID-19 myths in local languages through radio spots

The director of Ratego Radio in Kenya is translating Farm Radio International's radio spots on COVID-19 — and his listeners are responding.

Who we are

We are a Canadian charity uniquely focused on using radio to strengthen African farming communities.

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Small-scale farmers produce most of the food in Africa, but too often can’t make ends meet. Thankfully, there's a simple and accessible tool that can help them help themselves: RADIO.

The world's most popular mass medium is especially important in rural Africa, where people rely on it for information.

Available to practically everyone and broadcast in local languages, radio has the power to transform lives and whole communities for the better. And, combined with digital technologies, it is more powerful than ever before.

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Radio Resources

We offer resources and training to improve rural radio programs.

Radio Innovations

We come up with new ways to make radio better than ever before. 

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We run targeted projects that use radio to get results at scale.

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