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Rosemonde Bakieno, winner of the 2022 George Atkins Communications Award

May 4, 2022

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

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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

Apr 5, 2022

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

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How radio can #BreakTheBias this International Women’s Day

Mar 7, 2022

Farm Radio International is supporting radio stations across Africa develop programming that promotes gender equality in their communities.

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Radio Média + CI Bouaké, winner of the 2022 Liz Hughes Award for Her Farm Radio

Mar 7, 2022

The Leadership au feminin (Female Leadership) program from Radio Media + is dedicated to women and attempts to break down gender stereotypes.

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The 2022 Farm Radio Awards

Feb 11, 2022

We are proud to honour the 2022 winners of the George Atkins Communications Award and the Liz Hughes Award for Her Farm Radio.

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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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Designing digital agriculture projects: a Senegalese woman holds a cell phone while another woman looks over her shoulder, a Senegalese man, a radio station employee, shows her how to use the phone. A radio set sits beside them.

5 things to consider when designing digital agriculture projects

Jun 14, 2021

Too often, the digital transformation of agriculture leaves small-scale farmers behind. So what can we do to ensure digital transformation of agriculture projects are inclusive and participatory?

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Broadcaster interviews a farmer in ethiopia with onions faded in the foreground

Filling the void: How radio is serving farmers in Ethiopia during the pandemic

May 14, 2021

When COVID-19 made face-to-face extension impossible, Ethiopia’s Ministry of Agriculture called on Farm Radio International to design interactive extension programs to support farmers during the pandemic.

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A broadcaster from Radio Salama, a recipient of our COVID-19 relief fund, interviews three women wearing sks

Supporting broadcasters during COVID-19: One year later

Apr 30, 2021

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Farm Radio International has supported radio stations in delivering life-saving, accessible messages at-scale to the vulnerable populations who needed them most.

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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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