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Broadcaster profile: Kwamee Kwame — A passionate broadcaster putting his training at service of farmers

May 14, 2015

Kwamee Kwame has worked with the Ministry of Food and Agriculture in Ghana for 29 years, so he understands that small-scale farmers across the country…

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Farmer program e-course shows broadcasters value of connecting with audience

Apr 1, 2015

Sakina Majawa Kaima is an experienced farm radio broadcaster. She currently hosts two shows on Malawi’s Chanco Radio that address two important issues facing farmers:…

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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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Celebrating our 100th script package

Feb 23, 2015

In May 1979, our first script package was mailed to 34 broadcasters in South Asia, Latin America and Africa. The scripts covered a number of…

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Who should tell the small-scale farmer’s story? They should.

Feb 5, 2015

Privat Tiburce Massanga, a Congolese journalist, has written for Barza Wire since 2011.   In December 2007, Farm Radio International launched Farm Radio Weekly, a…

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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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Audio postcard: Tanzanian cassava co-operative triples harvest by listening to the radio

Jun 2, 2014

Salmu Nakudabi, chairperson of  Jitegemee B, a cassava processing co-operative in Tanzania, at work processing cassava. This group has more than tripled its yield after tuning…

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Audio postcard: Vox popping in Ghana to capture the voice of the people

Nov 8, 2013

Hello my name is Sylvie Harrison and I am the radio broadcast specialist for the Climate Change Adaptation in Northern Ghana Enhanced project, also known as…

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In-station training transformative for broadcasters

Aug 27, 2013

*Above: Ghanaian farm broadcaster Victoria Dansoa Abankwa works with FRI trainer Stephen Appiagyei Donkor to help improve her broadcast skills. Victoria Dansoa Abankwa, an extension agent who hosts a…

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ARRPA Dissemination Workshop by Amanda Joyce, Farm Radio International Intern

Sep 9, 2011

I met Kojo Oppong, a producer and presenter of the agriculture program at Radio Peace in the Central Region (Ghana), at the national dissemination workshop…

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