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Archive for June, 2011

Co-operatives for change

Posted in: Issue #161, Past Issues

Rwanda: Tea co-operatives promote unity (IFAD)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review

Malawi: How making juice can save a forest (IPS)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #161, Past Issues

Congo-Brazzaville: Brazil donates maize to DRC refugees in Congo (AllAfrica, ReliefWeb, ICRC)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #161, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on co-operatives

Posted in: Issue #161, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on refugees

Posted in: Issue #161, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Course: Making Television News

Posted in: Issue #161, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

UN touts new ‘Save and Grow’ farming model

Posted in: Issue #161, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

‘We help broadcasters help farmers’ − FRI attends eLearning Africa conference

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #161, Past Issues

Talking to teens about unsafe sex

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #161, Past Issues

FRW 160 – Cassava saves farmers during drought

Posted in: Issue #160, Past Issues

Kenya: Re-discovering cassava during drought (IPS, Daily Nation)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #160, Past Issues

Rwanda: Powering homes with cow dung (AlertNet)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #160, Past Issues

Democratic Republic of Congo: Cooler houses with bamboo roofs (Syfia Grands Lacs)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #160, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on drought in Kenya

Posted in: Issue #160, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on biogas

Posted in: Issue #160, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on bamboo

Posted in: Issue #160, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Daniel Pearl Awards

Posted in: Issue #160, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Energy for Radio − A Guide for Practitioners

Posted in: Issue #160, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Farm Radio International at eLearning Africa conference

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #160, Past Issues

Breeding cows in a zero-grazing system can be a dual environmental solution

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #160, Past Issues

FRW 159 – Cookstoves save lives and forests

Posted in: Issue #159, Past Issues

Uganda: Stoves save fuel and forests (IPS)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #159, Past Issues

Southern Sudan: Fuel-efficient stoves bring benefits (Action Against Hunger)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #159, Past Issues

Burkina: The effects of gold mining on livestock owners (by Nourou-Dhine Salouka for Farm Radio Weekly in Burkina Faso)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #159, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on cookstoves

Posted in: Issue #159, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on small-scale mining

Posted in: Issue #159, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Write a blog: Youth, agriculture and ICTs

Posted in: Issue #159, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Minority Voices Newsroom

Posted in: Issue #159, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Announcing the name for the online community!

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #159, Past Issues

An alternative fuel source: Make charcoal briquettes from banana peels

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #159, Past Issues

Solar power brightens lives

Posted in: Issue #158, Past Issues

Kenya: Solar energy brings opportunities to rural Kenya (AlertNet)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #158, Past Issues

Senegal: Women solar engineers brighten Senegal (AlertNet)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #158, Past Issues

Uganda: Farmers’ groups reject genetically engineered seed (Daily Monitor)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #158, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on solar energy

Posted in: Issue #158, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on genetically modified crops

Posted in: Issue #158, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Upcoming course: Writing and Reporting News

Posted in: Issue #158, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

‘Growing a better future’ report and campaign

Posted in: Issue #158, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

The names are in! Now it’s time to vote for your favourite.

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #158, Past Issues

Florence saves girls from human trafficking

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #158, Past Issues