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“Women can do it too!” Young women in trades supported in first quiz day

Feb 15, 2024

The first-ever TVET Quiz competition in Kumasi, Ghana pitched students from technical schools against each other to demonstrate their skills and show that women too can succeed in the trades.

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International Development Week: How we broadcast agricultural information to farmers in Ghana and Nigeria

Feb 9, 2024

This International Development Week, we shine the spotlight on our project that used radio to broadcast agricultural information to farmers in Ghana and Nigeria.

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An innovative addition to maize farming: Cashew trees

Jan 26, 2024

If you walk through the farms surrounding Babato Kuma in central Ghana, you’ll find cashew trees sprouting up between the rows of maize. This creative climate solution is boosting both soil fertility and farmer incomes.

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My experience at the unpaid care project convening in Arusha, Tanzania

Jan 18, 2024

Read a first-hand account from the convening in Arusha, Tanzania for our project about unpaid care in sub-Saharan Africa.

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Ugandan broadcaster wins award for radio documentaries for Nature-based Solutions project

Jan 9, 2024

Ugandan broadcaster Martin Amaiyko Kigongo’s first radio documentaries (produced through our project about Nature-based Solutions to climate change) won a national media award. Learn about his broadcasting career and journey to winning the award.

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Radio programs encourage Malian girls to stay in school

Dec 12, 2023

In Mali, girls are at higher risk of dropping out of school. Radio programs are addressing the factors that influence girls to abandon their education and encouraging them to stay in school.

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Improving Ghanaian women farmers’ access to agricultural advisory services

Dec 7, 2023

In Ghana, women face barriers to accessing agricultural advisory services. Read the stories of three women who benefited from radio programs tackling those barriers head on.

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Investing in partnerships to prevent violence against women and girls

Dec 5, 2023

This 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-based Violence, we share approaches to ending gender-based violence that we’ve learned from our projects and partners.

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Seeds and storage: How radio reduced post-harvest loss of potatoes in Nigeria

Nov 9, 2023

Bitrus Gomas used to regularly lose nearly half his potatoes. But the Nigerian potato farmer implemented small changes that are making a big difference in reducing post-harvest l

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Journalists attend radio documentary training in Uganda for Nature-based Solutions project

Oct 31, 2023

This June, Farm Radio International’s radio craft officers added one more tool to their toolbox so that they can train our partner broadcasters on how to produce radio documentaries that will inspire change in their communities.

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