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Caitlynn Reesor in her studio for Call of the Wild

Farm broadcasting: From Alberta to Africa

Jun 14, 2022

When it comes to farm radio, Farm Radio board member Caitlynn Reesor is an expert. 

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Patricia Kasoki, winner of the 2022 George Atkins Communications Award

May 4, 2022

Patricia Kasoki is a proactive, dynamic broadcaster at Radio communautaire et environnementale de Kanyabayonga (RCEKA-FM) in North Kivu, DRC.

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Rosemond Bakieno

Rosemonde Bakieno, winner of the 2022 George Atkins Communications Award

May 4, 2022

Rosemonde Bakieno is a journalist and director of Radio Munyu, a community radio station for women in Banfora, Burkina Faso.

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Solomon Ayele

Solomon Ayele, winner of the 2022 George Atkins Communications Award

May 3, 2022

Solomon Ayele is a broadcast journalist at Debre Berhan Fana FM in Debre Berhan, Ethiopia.

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A farmer

Ghana’s ‘best farmers’ grow thanks to radio

Apr 7, 2022

It is a hot sunny Wednesday afternoon and Abraham Agyei Appiah is working on his maize farm. On his return from the farm, he pulls…

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Radio Média + CI Bouaké, winner of the 2022 Liz Hughes Award for Her Farm Radio

Mar 7, 2022

The Leadership au feminin (Female Leadership) program from Radio Media + is dedicated to women and attempts to break down gender stereotypes.

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Broadcaster in studio

Spotlight: 10 years on, Uganda’s Radio Simba develops sustainable radio programs on orange-fleshed sweet potatoes

Feb 3, 2022

A radio series broadcast nearly 10 years ago has inspired Uganda’s Radio Simba to develop a sustainably viable agricultural program that continues today.

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Radio programs inspire students to create discussion groups on sexual and reproductive health

May 21, 2021

Inspired by a radio program on sexual and reproductive health, a student in Burkina Faso created her own discussion group so she could share the lessons to other youth in her community.

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Vianey Katsuva interviews a farmer

Vianney Watsongo Katsuva—winner of the George Atkins Communications Award for 2021

Apr 12, 2021

Vianney Watsongo Katsuva, of Radio Télévision Évangélique et de Développement Hermon, DRC, is a winner of the George Atkins award.

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Alhassan Seidu Kayaba, against a background at his radio station: 99.3 Zaa.

Alhassan Seidu Kayaba—winner of the George Atkins Communications Award for 2021

Apr 12, 2021

Alhassan Seidu Kayaba of Zaa Radio in Tamale, northern Ghana, is one of our three winners of the George Atkins Communications Award for 2021

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