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African small-scale farmers use radio and mobile phones to send a message of optimism and caution to world leaders attending Food Systems Summit

Sep 20, 2021

Small-scale farmers in sub-Saharan Africa are impacted disproportionately by climate change, poverty and undernutrition, yet a report released today shows many remain optimistic about the future of farming.

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Radio broadcasters took part in an online course on radio

300 African broadcasters learn radio design through e-course

Aug 9, 2021

Farm Radio International recently wrapped up its largest-ever e-course, with record registration and offered for the first time in French.

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An update on our commitments to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Racial Justice

Jul 30, 2021

Our work in diversity, equity and inclusion is an ongoing process. Here’s what we’ve done in the past year since we committed to taking stronger role in anti-racism and the struggle for racial justice.

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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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Madelena Mkirema at her studio

Madelena Mkirema—winner of the George Atkins Communications Award for 2021

Apr 12, 2021

Madelena Mkirema, of Radio Amani in Nakuru, Kenya, is one of three winners of the 2021 George Atkins Communications Award.

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Female farmers in Banikoara

Radio Rurale Locale de Banikoara – Runner up of the 2021 Liz Hughes Award for Her Farm Radio

Mar 30, 2021

The Agriculture et Developpement program addresses issues designed to make life better for women farmers in their area.

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The She Show of Ahomka FM is the runner-up for the 2021 Liz Hughes Award for Her Farm Radio

She Show – Ahomka FM: Runner-up of the 2021 Liz Hughes Award for Her Farm Radio

Mar 12, 2021

The She Show is a weekly show all about women’s issues, from their finances and sex life to child rearing, health, family issues, and more

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Radio Salama brings women to the forefront

Radio Communautaire Salama: Grand Prize Winner of the 2021 Liz Hughes Award

Mar 4, 2021

Radio Communautaire Salama broadcasts an exceptional radio program addressing the serious issue of sexual and gender-based violence

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Farm Radio Awards

Announcing the 2021 Farm Radio award winners

Feb 12, 2021

Meet the 2021 winners of the George Atkins Communications Award and the Liz Hughes Award for Her Farm Radio.

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