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Audio postcard: The important role of community radio in Malawi

By Farm Radio International | Dec 12, 2014

This photo shows a rural farmer, Agnes Chitseko sitting beside a radio. Every week on a Wednesday and Friday afternoon she tunes into 109.5 FM…

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Audio postcard: From maize to petrol

By Farm Radio International | Nov 28, 2014

Gerald Bigirwa recently achieved a lifelong dream: he bought his first car. The white Toyota is parked on the streets of Imara Village, in Uganda’s…

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Audio postcard: Addressing Ebola myths by interviewing a survivor

By Farm Radio International | Nov 25, 2014

Jefferson Massah, right, interviews Ebola survivor Fredrick Momo in Totota, Liberia. In Liberia, misconceptions abound surrounding Ebola, as strange cloaked and masked healthcare workers invade…

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Audio postcard: Solar-powered radio in Solenzo

By Farm Radio International | Nov 7, 2014

Hello, This is Emma Bider, intern with Farm Radio International, once again speaking to you from Burkina Faso. I’ve been fortunate enough to do a…

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Audio postcard: Women helping women through communal banking in southern Tanzania

By Farm Radio International | Oct 15, 2014

Yosefa Antony (left) shakes the hand of Faousta Amos, the secretary of her communal bank. Out in the small village of Namatula, Tanzania, where you’re more…

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Audio postcard: The Diktator and Nkhawa Njee ‘Yonse Bo’

By Farm Radio International | Oct 10, 2014

Dick Shumba, aka The Diktator, is a Malawian rapper with two albums under his belt. He is also a well-known DJ for Radio 2 FM…

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Wonderful messages of thanks this Thanksgiving

By Farm Radio International | Oct 10, 2014

We have received some fantastic messages thanking farmers as part of the Thank a Farmer campaign. These messages will be aired on myFM and on…

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Voices from the field: Vicky Mwanga, Tanzania

By Farm Radio International | Oct 3, 2014

When a drought affected the supply of fish, Vicky Mwanga decided she needed to close her fish business. The 42-year-old mother of three took up…

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Audio postcard: Radio Gbarnga at centre of battle against Ebola in Liberia

By Farm Radio International | Oct 1, 2014

Jefferson Massah (right) at the opening of a health centre in Bong County, Liberia.  Jefferson is head of programs and production at Radio Gbarnga. As…

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Audio postcard: How to write a successful radio drama

By Farm Radio International | Sep 19, 2014

Tony Mushoborozi, 34, is a script writer from Kigezi, Uganda. He is currently working on a mental health radio drama to be aired on radio…

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