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Women in Yilikpani

Radio helps millions of farmers in Africa

June 9, 2021

Make her life better African Farmers’ source of vital radio information How can I help? “With farming we are able to take care of our families.” “Most of the men in our community did the farming; they did all the farming in the fields. Before the Farm Radio programming women were not actually allowed to…

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Women in Yilikpani

Radio helps millions of farmers in Africa

May 13, 2021

Radio helps millions of farmers in Africa How you can help Learn how Farm Radio helped Sahadatu care for her family “With farming we are able to take care of our families.” “Most of the men in our community did the farming; they did all the farming in the fields. Before the Farm Radio programming…

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Press Release: Made-in-Uganda technology launches radio soap opera into interactive radio space

June 26, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Listen, vote, and eat better Farm Radio International (FRI) is working with Uganda’s TRAC FM and HarvestPlus to give farmers a powerful voice in their futures. Listeners of a recently launched radio drama series can now engage with broadcasters in real time, bringing interactive radio and listener participation to a whole new…

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Women in Yilikpani

Join the fight against COVID-19 in Africa

June 9, 2021

Join the fight against COVID-19 in Africa How can you help? Learn how Farm Radio is supporting people in Africa affected by the pandemic Join the fight against COVID-19 in Africa How can you help? Learn how Farm Radio is supporting people in Africa affected by the pandemic Farm Radio is making a difference for…

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A radio broadcaster interviews farmers

Audio postcard: Announcing 500 radio partners!

February 3, 2014

We just passed an important milestone! Farm Radio International now has more than 500 radio broadcasting partners in 38 countries across sub-Saharan Africa. This means that over 500 radio stations, and organizations using radio, are benefiting from services we offer. These services include radio scripts on agricultural and development topics and online training courses that…

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May 18, 2017

What’s new Canada invests in radio to broadcast nature-based solutions in Africa. 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. Read more A COVID-19 recovery story: From coast to…

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Our work in Mali

September 19, 2018

Our work in Mali Our work in Mali Political unrest and insecurity in Mali in recent years has made radio an even more critical source of information and dialogue, as internal conflict often results in reduced public services. Working in Mali remains a challenge due to security concerns, but we are proud to have maintained…

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“Radio can bring people together”

August 13, 2010

Farm Radio International broadcast partner, Lydia Ajono, has been involved with the Ghana Community Radio Network (GCRN) since it began in 1999. She has worked with community radio for many years. When she left high school, she joined a Radio Netherlands project in northern Ghana. Since then, she has been to the Netherlands for training,…

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Women in Yilikpani

Radio helps millions of farmers in Africa

June 9, 2021

You can help farmers in Africa produce more food. What does it take? Less than 59 seconds of your time and $1 How you can do this right now “With farming we are able to take care of our families.” Help Sahadatu feed her family The programming on Might FM has been very helpful. Before…

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‘I think radio has better pictures’: Q & A with Doug Ward, recent appointee to the Order of Canada

January 14, 2016

Doug Ward, the chair of the board of FRI, in the studio at Radio Fana in Mali. We congratulate Doug Ward, the chair of our board, on his recent appointment to the Order of Canada. Doug is a long-time radio advocate, with 30 years of experience with CBC. Doug is a fantastic champion of the…

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