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Farm Radio named a 2022 top Canadian charity

Dec 3, 2022

Farm Radio International is once again thrilled to be named a Top 10 International Impact Charity by Charity Intelligence.

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Mark Ndipita and Ali Saouadogo, Barza Wire bureau chiefs, work in their respective offices.

Bureau chiefs reflect on 600 editions of Barza Wire

Nov 29, 2022

To celebrate the 600th issue of Barza Wire, we spoke with Mark Ndipita and Ali Saouadogo, the Barza Wire bureau chiefs who work with writers from across sub-Saharan Africa to produce Barza Wire Farmer stories. They shared their experience working on Barza Wire over the years, as well as their hopes for the publication in the future.

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Farm Radio Award process launches

Oct 5, 2022

Farm Radio International has launched its annual award process for the Liz Hughes and George Atkins awards.

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Canada invests in radio to broadcast nature-based solutions in Africa.

Aug 23, 2022

Over five years, Canada will address climate change and biodiversity loss in rural Africa through an innovative 10.9 million dollar investment by Global Affairs Canada in radio programs that highlight and promote nature-based solutions.

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Farm Radio wins 2022 WSIS Prize for Media

Jun 2, 2022

Farm Radio International received the 2022 WSIS Award from the ITU for our COVID-19 Radio Response project. 

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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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Julieth Muunga is celebrated by her friends and colleagues after winning the 2022 Liz Hughes Award Runner Up prize. Pictured: Several Tanzanians, wearing matching dresses, hoist Julieth Muunga to their shoulders as she waves her certificate.

Julieth Muunga, runner-up for the 2022 Liz Hughes Award for Her Farm Radio

Apr 5, 2022

At Radio Maria in Tanzania, Julieth Muunga produces and hosts the show “Jinsia na Maendeleo,” the runner-up for the 2022 Liz Hughes Award.

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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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