Montreal, March 6, 2012. The Women’s International Network of the World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC-WIN) will organize the 8th annual International Women’s Day Broadcast Campaign. The theme of this year is “Women Empowerment and the Struggle against Climate Change and for the Democratization of Societies.” The webcast will start at 1:00 AM GMT, Thursday March 8th and will broadcast at http://www2.amarc.org/?q=es/node/370.
February 27th, 2012.The Middle East and North Africa Community Media Working Group, the World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC) the Community Media Network (CMN), International Media Support (IMS), Inter Press Service, Oxfam Novib, UNESCO and EED, in partnership with the Open Society Foundation (OSF), organize the first international conference on Community Media and the Arab Spring, to be held at Hotel Majestic, Tunis, March 9-10, 2012.
Montreal, February 7, 2012. Community radio members of the World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC) network salute the World Radio Day to be celebrated for the first this February 13th 2012. Community radios are an ever increasing worldwide tier of broadcast and an essential part of radio spectrum. They contribute from the communities to pluralistic media landscapes and to the exercise of communication rights by citizens. For further information on community radio activities for the World Radio Day, please go to AMARC Website.