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Watch our Boom Box webcast video!

Mar 7, 2016

For over 100 years, radio broadcasting has been touching the lives of its listeners, sharing important information, breaking news events and starting conversations. In the…

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Empowering women farmers in Ghana

Mar 7, 2016

Video by Jesse Winter In many discussions about farming practices — both on air and off — women are often overlooked. But women make important…

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Celebrate your love of radio

Feb 12, 2016

February 13 is World Radio Day — time to celebrate our love of radio and the impact it has on listeners. Radio is a great…

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Mental Health on Air: How we started a conversation about youth mental health in Malawi and Tanzania

Feb 1, 2016

What does it look like when youth discuss depression? Find out on our three-part documentary – Mental Health on Air: Healthy minds, resilient communities, produced…

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Uganda reforestation Mt. Elgon region

A partnership to reforest Uganda

Jan 12, 2016

In the Mount Elgon region of Uganda, farmers have raised more than 300,000 tree seedlings. This effort is part of Uganda’s commitment to the Bonn…

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Listening Post: Including farmers’ voices in development

Dec 10, 2015

This audio clip is one example of the many responses The Hangar received from farmers to a question in a Listening Post program evaluating a…

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Why more female voices are needed on the air

Mar 5, 2015

Farm Radio International works with broadcasters across Africa, and has seen the challenges female broadcasters face in the workplace and in the field. Three strong…

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The future of radio and ICTs

Feb 17, 2015

Kassim Sheghembe is an enterprising youth, who is working at the forefront of innovation in radio as FRI’s information communication technology (ICT) officer in Tanzania.…

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Learning about the state of radio in francophone West Africa

Jan 8, 2015

This summer, researcher Meli Rostand visited radio stations in Mali and Burkina Faso to understand the work broadcasters are doing and how they are meeting…

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2014 GACA winners: three passionate broadcasters

Dec 18, 2014

Passionate, hardworking broadcasters are an essential part of our work, helping us reach millions of farmers with timely, relevant agricultural information. This year, three outstanding…

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