AMARC Seminar in Brazil on the new communications law and community radio stations in South America

The seminar under the theme "A new law for community radio: the regulatory framework and the right to communicate" is organized by the World Association of Community Radio, and will take place in Arroio do Sal (RS) on May 12 and will count with the presence of a representative of the Inter-American Court of human Rights.

Proposals of the Community Radio Sector to Members of the European Parliament on Communication Rights in the Digital Environment

May 11th, 2012, Brussels. More than 30 representatives of the community radio sector gathered the 8th and 9th of May in Brussels in order to discuss and the radio digitalization switch over. All the most important national federations and associations, confederations of community radios at the European level attended the meeting.

AMARC Calls for Legislative Reform and Equitable Frequency Distribution in Indonesia

May 10, 2012, Jakarta, Indonesia. AMARC has called for legislative reform and equitable distribution of spectrum for the growth of community radio in Indonesia and the Asia Pacific region.  Presenting a paper on sustainability challenges for community radios at the Radio Asia Conference 2012, held from 7-9 May 2012, in Jakarta, Suman Basnet, Regional Coordinator of AMARC Asia Pacific, mentioned the lack of proper enabling legislation as the single principal barrier to community radio sustainability and ca