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Faba beans

Farming faba beans—a source of income and equality

Aug 3, 2021

Radio and faba beans are paving the way for women producers and growers to challenge gender norms and participate in farming.

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Female farmers in Banikoara

Radio Rurale Locale de Banikoara – Runner up of the 2021 Liz Hughes Award for Her Farm Radio

Mar 30, 2021

The Agriculture et Developpement program addresses issues designed to make life better for women farmers in their area.

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The She Show of Ahomka FM is the runner-up for the 2021 Liz Hughes Award for Her Farm Radio

She Show – Ahomka FM: Runner-up of the 2021 Liz Hughes Award for Her Farm Radio

Mar 12, 2021

The She Show is a weekly show all about women’s issues, from their finances and sex life to child rearing, health, family issues, and more

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Genet, a woman farmer, is interviewed for a radio show

The power of women’s voices

Mar 7, 2021

Women don’t need to be “given a voice.” They already have one. This International Women’s Day, we should be listening to them.

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Radio Salama brings women to the forefront

Radio Communautaire Salama: Grand Prize Winner of the 2021 Liz Hughes Award

Mar 4, 2021

Radio Communautaire Salama broadcasts an exceptional radio program addressing the serious issue of sexual and gender-based violence

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Farm Radio Awards

Announcing the 2021 Farm Radio award winners

Feb 12, 2021

Meet the 2021 winners of the George Atkins Communications Award and the Liz Hughes Award for Her Farm Radio.

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The “Best Husband” contest: Encouraging men to take part in the health of mothers and children

Aug 26, 2020

The Best Husband Contest raises awareness about the role of men in the maternal, child and newborn health

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World Radio Day

Celebrating radio across Africa : World Radio Day 2020

Mar 12, 2020

Farm Radio International’s staff spent World Radio Day doing their best work to make radio a powerful tool for development and change.

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Uganda Community Green Radio: Winner of the 2020 Liz Hughes Award for Her Farm Radio

Mar 6, 2020

The Nyinabwenge women’s program on Uganda Community Green Radio is excelling at amplifying the voices of rural women.

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Radio is a powerful force in addressing gender equality

Radio: A powerful force in addressing gender inequality

Feb 4, 2020

In Senegal, women are listening to a new type of radio program: one that addresses the topics they choose, and makes a difference in their daily lives.

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