Community Radio Network of AMARC Salutes the First World Radio Day

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.

AMARC Africa Held its First Capacity Building Conference in Dakar

Dakar, January 27, 2011. More than sixty Community radio stakeholders from 20 African countries from Eastern, Western, Central and Southern Africa, gathered in Dakar, Senegal, in the CESTI, on 24 -26 January, 2012, for the first AMARC Africa Capacity Building Conference “Enhancing the Impact of Community Radio Broadcasting in Africa. For further information visit here

Community Media and the Arab Spring Conference to be held in Tunis March 2012

January 17, 2012. The Middle East and North Africa Community Media Working Group, the World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC) the Community Media Network (CMN) in partnership with International Media Support (IMS), Oxfam Novib and EED SIDA, among others, organize the first international conference on Community Media and the Arab Spring, to be held in Hotel Majestic, Tunis, March 9-10, 2012. For registration and further information please visit here or contact AMARC at