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Recent report explores the potential of interactive radio to serve rural citizens

Jan 31, 2017

What are the possibilities of using new digital technologies alongside radio to help ensure that agricultural development projects are farmer-centred, and meet the needs of…

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Join our Thunderclap to share the love on World Radio Day!

Jan 30, 2017

To learn what we’re doing for World Radio Day this year, visit here. Valentine’s Day is for lovers. The day before is for lovers of…

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2016 George Atkins Communications Award winners recognized at the 2017 International Forum

Jan 19, 2017

The three winners of the 2016 George Atkins Communications Award are being recognized at the sixth annual International Forum being put on in Montreal this week…

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Radio 4 Change: Introducing our 2015-16 annual report

Jan 3, 2017

When it comes to growing a better future, inaction is no longer an option. The time has come to make change happen. And radio can help. That’s what…

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Curling for a cause at Africa Rocks!

Dec 21, 2016

Team Blueberry won the team spirit award and a basket of local, organic veggies from Roots & Shoots Farm, one of the event sponsors.    Since…

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Aid for agriculture: Calling on Canada to invest in small-scale farmers

Sep 22, 2016

Photo by Jesse Winter Farm Radio International has joined forces with several other organizations to encourage Canada to make a big new investment in small-scale farming. …

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Congratulations to the winners of the 25th George Atkins Communications Award!

Aug 30, 2016

Farm Radio International would not exist without the efforts of one exceptional Canadian farm broadcaster: our founder, the late George Atkins. Each year, we pay…

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Discover Tanzania with Farm Radio International!

Aug 5, 2016

In 2013 our executive director, Kevin Perkins, relocated to Tanzania to spend a year in the field, closer to FRI’s work on the ground. Ever…

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Stephen Muchiri of the Eastern Africa Farmers Federation addresses the crowd at Arlington Five in Ottawa

Mobile phones are transforming African agriculture

Jun 28, 2016

Stephen Muchiri of the Eastern Africa Farmers Federation addresses the crowd at Arlington Five in Ottawa during a special Farm Radio International event, A Conversation…

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Read the latest Tuning In!

May 17, 2016

In the Spring 2016 edition of Tuning In, we celebrate the life of Janet Atkins, devoted wife of FRI’s founder, George Atkins, with a tribute written by…

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