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Archive for October, 2010

Hello to all!

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In this week’s Farm Radio Weekly:

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Burkina Faso: Improving access to safe water in urban areas (by JADE Productions, for Farm Radio Weekly, in Burkina Faso)

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Kenya: Fairer access to water through the Mara River Water Users Association (WWF-Kenya)

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East Africa: Field trials of GM maize to begin (Reuters, Peace FM Online, New Agriculturist)

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Nigeria: Breakthrough for community radio (AMARC, Radio Netherlands Worldwide)

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Notes to broadcasters on water integrity

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Notes to broadcasters on genetically modified maize

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West Africa Journalists Association Excellence Awards 2010: Deadline 30 October

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Internet for Journalists 2011: deadline to apply November 1

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Submission deadline for scripts on Healthy Communities: November 1.

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Sekedo, a drought-resistant sorghum for Karamoja

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Greetings!

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In this week’s Farm Radio Weekly:

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Burkina Faso: Farmers call for a united front against hunger (by Inoussa Maïga, for Farm Radio Weekly in Burkina Faso)

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Liberia: Farmers feel abandoned on World Food Day (by Jette Collins, for Farm Radio Weekly in Liberia)

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Rwanda: Climate change worries farmers on World Food Day (by Jean Paul Ntezimana, for Farm Radio Weekly in Rwanda)

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Zambia: Small-scale farmers want World Food Day to highlight their concerns (by Brian Moonga, for Farm Radio Weekly in Zambia)

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Notes to broadcasters on World Food Day

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Share your World Food Day programs with the rest of the world

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Rumour Management Manual: a training guide

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Farm radio symposium: Using radio to address emerging issues in agricultural development by Steve Kamponda and Clare Likagwa (Farm Radio Malawi)

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Farmers can prepare for changing weather patterns

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Hello everyone!

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In this week’s Farm Radio Weekly:

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Kenya: Mixed reactions as farmers receive crop insurance payouts (AllAfrica)

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Malawi: Metal silos improve livelihoods for artisans and farmers alike (CIMMYT, NTV Kenya)

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Africa: Achievements noted in combating HIV and AIDS, but still far to go (BBC, UNAIDS, UNICEF)

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Liberia: First women’s radio station opens (UNIFEM, Journalists for Human Rights)

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Notes to broadcasters on microinsurance for farmers

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Notes to broadcasters on metal silos

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Notes to broadcasters on HIV and AIDS report

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Photo contest: People, Water and ICTs

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Chapters available online: Participative Marketing for Local Radio

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AFRRI coordinators reflect on participatory radio campaigns

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School Without AIDS

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