A radio station in South Sudan tries to reach more audience

Juba, May, 30th, 2016 (BBC). In South Sudan, radio is a crucial medium since illiteracy is high and many areas lack an electricity supply. The problem is that many people living in remote villages are out of range of existing FM and AM (...) >> read more

Radio journalist received award for best Filipino media practicioner

Tacloban, May, 30th, 2016 (Ucan). Francisca Custodio, a Filipino radio journalist, has been recognized for keeping local literature alive on the airwaves in the central Philippine city of Tacloban, which was devastated by super typhoon Haiyan in (...) >> read more
Media & culture

The International Association for Media and History Challenge

May, 27th, 2016 (IAMHIST). The International Association for Media and History launches the first IAMHIST Challenge for early career researchers and media professionals who are interested in setting up a local event on a media-and-history topic. (...) >> read more
Television & video

Middle East’s largest Christian TV network celebrates 20 years on-air

Cairo, May, 27th, 2016 (SAT-7). From broadcasting two hours to 840 each week; from one channel to five; from one to three languages; all achieved in just 20 years. SAT-7’s first Arabic program aired on 31 May 1996 to millions across the (...) >> read more

Ugandan CBS FM Turns 20

Kampala, May, 26th, 2016 (AllAfrica).To celebrate its 20 years of broadcasting, the Ugandan radio CBS will have many activities. One of them will consist in sending 20 listeners to China for training in cottage industries management. "It is an (...) >> read more