Montreal, March 13, 2012. The Women’s International Network of the World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC-WIN) organized the 8th annual International Women’s Day Broadcast Campaign. The theme of this year was “Women Empowerment and the Struggle against Climate Change and for the Democratization of Societies”. All the programs from this year and past years are available for download on our web site, please visit: http://www2.amarc.org/?q=node/370.
Tunis, March 10th, 2012. More than a hundred associative and community media representatives, freedom of expression activists and delegates from international organizations supporting media called for the institutionalization of the right to communicate for democracy in the region during the closing of the first AMARC Conference in Mashreq and Maghreb on "Community Media and the Arab Spring", that was held in Tunis, on March 9 and 10, 2012. The conference brought together representatives from associative radios and production groups of countries from all over the region (Jordan, Egypt, Morocco, Libya, Palestine and Tunisia) and from all AMARC’s regions, especially Sub-Saharan Africa.
Tunis, March 10th, 2012. The Women's International Network (WIN) of the World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC), a network that includes more than 4,000 stations and production centers on five continents, reunited at the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) International Conference in Tunis, found about the current dangerous situation lived by the Syrian population.