Windhoek, Namibia, September 7, 2012. A steering committee has been nominated to spearhead the development of the community broadcasters sector in Namibia, following a three-day workshop organized by the World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters in Africa (AMARC Africa) and MISA Namibia. For more information, visit our webpage.
Montreal, September 6th, 2012. On August 28th, Marcelo Solervicens, AMARC’s Secretary General, visited UNICEF headquarters in order to materialize the Memorandum of Understanding between both organizations. He participated in a series of meeting with different sectors of UNICEF’s Communication for Development section and, more specifically, he did a brownbag presentation, entitled The Aural Edge: Community Radio in Humanitarian and Development Contexts, which was followed by an open discussion.
Dakar, August 30th, 2012. The World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters in Africa (AMARC Africa) is organizing in collaboration with the Namibia Community Radio Network (NCRN) and MISA Namibia, a regional workshop on the theme: “Knowledge Sharing to Strengthen the Namibia Community Radio Network” on September 4 to 6, 2012, in Windhoek, Namibia. The workshop is supported by the UNESCO office for Southern Africa and Commonwealth of Learning (COL).