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Liz Hughes Award for Her Farm Radio

February 26, 2021

Liz Hughes Award for Her Farm Radio Liz Hughes Award for Her Farm Radio Congratulations to the outstanding individuals who have received this award for excellence in creating a radio program that addresses gender equality, and that creates opportunities for rural women’s voices to be amplified. 2021 Tupiganishe Show, Radio Communautaire Salama, DRC (Grand Prize)…

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Farm Radio looks to future

Farm Radio – Farm Radio – One of Canada’s Top Rated Charities

February 24, 2021

One of Canada’s top rated charities Donate Now One of Canada’s top rated charities Donate Now How your donation will help: You will be Meeting a unique need Farm Radio International is the only international non-profit organization that is solely committed to using the power of radio as an effective tool for rural development in…

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Children try their hand at distance learning over the radio

Lessons in learning, literacy and radio during a global pandemic

February 19, 2021

Educational inequalities mean the most underserved have been left behind during COVID-19. Farm Radio is working with CODE to provide distance learning over the radio.

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Escape Manor Farm Radio

My favourite radio station

February 18, 2021

Escape for a good cause Join us to play Taken: The Swiss Account at Escape Manor.  Use promo code FRI21 and donate $5 to our cause. What is this? From March 4 to 14, Farm Radio International is teaming up with Escape Manor to offer a unique online escape room experience. Use promo code FRI21…

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Tuning In newsletter: Winter 2021

February 17, 2021

In our latest edition of Tuning In, we share some stories we love. Read about how in Tanzania, our programs on weather have made a difference to the farmers who rely on rains, In Sierra Leone and Liberia, learn alongside learners themselves! We share a story about our project on distance learning during the pandemic,…

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Farm Radio Awards

Announcing the 2021 Farm Radio award winners

February 12, 2021

Meet the 2021 winners of the George Atkins Communications Award and the Liz Hughes Award for Her Farm Radio.

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Radio broadcaster in Senegal

Celebrate World Radio Day with us!

February 8, 2021

Join us on Friday, February 12 to meet award winning African broadcasters and hear them talk about their craft.

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A Roadmap for Measuring Distance Learning: A Review of Evidence and Emerging Best Practices

February 4, 2021

*Farm Radio International would like to thank Emily Morris for including our work as a case study in this research. Authors: Emily Morris, Anna Farrell, Emma Venetis for USAID Abstract: As countries around the world have closed learning institutions in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, teaching and learning have pivoted from in-person instruction to distance…

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broadcaster interviews farmer about the effects of climate change in life

Finding rainfall: Radio, technology and climate change

February 2, 2021

Peter Kakanji brushes his teeth, using bristles of a stick as a toothbrush. He looks to the sky for signs of imminent rainfall because he heard last night on the radio that it would rain today.  “The rains started early this year and it’s still raining in several parts of the country, following the same…

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2020: A year unlike any other

December 21, 2020

There was a lot not to like about 2020 but we did find some things to celebrate this year. Join us in reading what we accomplished in 2020.

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