Radio delivers hope

In times of crisis, we count on radio. Help us get critical COVID-19 information to millions in Africa.

Radio delivers hope

In times of crisis, we count on radio.
Help us get critical COVID-19
information to millions
in Africa.

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Patricia Kasoki, winner of the 2022 George Atkins Communications Award

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

Rosemonde Bakieno, winner of the 2022 George Atkins Communications Award

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

Solomon Ayele, winner of the 2022 George Atkins Communications Award

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

Women in non-traditional roles. Hear their story

Belinda Akos Akab is excelling as a mechanical engineer and hopes she can help other women succeed in the male-dominated trades.
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Ghana’s ‘best farmers’ grow thanks to radio

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 out his phone. “I do my best to listen to the program every Wednesday at 7.30pm. Even if I’m still in town, I listen with my phone. I always ensure…
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

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

Who we are

We are a Canadian charity uniquely focused on using radio to strengthen African farming communities.

A photo of an old radio

Small-scale farmers produce most of the food in Africa, but too often can’t make ends meet. Thankfully, there's a simple and accessible tool that can help them help themselves: RADIO.

The world's most popular mass medium is especially important in rural Africa, where people rely on it for information.

Available to practically everyone and broadcast in local languages, radio has the power to transform lives and whole communities for the better. And, combined with digital technologies, it is more powerful than ever before.

A Tanzanian woman holding a yellow radio

What we do

Radio Resources

We offer resources and training to improve rural radio programs.

Radio Innovations

We come up with new ways to make radio better than ever before. 

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Projects

We run targeted projects that use radio to get results at scale.

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