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FAQs

August 21, 2018

Do you have questions about our work? Give us a call or reach us by email. 1-888-773-7717 [email protected] About us What is Farm Radio International? Farm Radio International is the only international non-profit organization solely focused on using radio as a tool for international development in rural Africa. How did Farm Radio International get started?…

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Women in Yilikpani

Radio helps millions of farmers in Africa

June 9, 2021

The power of women’s voices Her Farm Radio Women face many challenges when it comes to farming. Due to the triple burden of responsibility of childcare, farming, and household duties, women may have less time to attend meetings, try new farming techniques, or be interviewed by farm radio broadcasters. Farm Radio aims to change this.…

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Women in Yilikpani

Radio helps millions of farmers in Africa

June 9, 2021

Radio helps millions of farmers in Africa How can I 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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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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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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GACA

August 24, 2018

George Atkins Communications Award George Atkins Communications Award Congratulations to the outstanding individuals who have received this award for excellence in rural radio broadcasting since it was established in 1991. 2021 Madelena Mkirema, Radio Amani, Kenya, Alhassan Seidu Kayaba, Zaa FM, Ghana Vianney Watsongo Katsuva, Radio Télévision Évangélique et de Développement Hermon, DRC 2019 Ide…

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