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Archive for October, 2012

Strength in numbers

Posted in: Issue #222, Past Issues

Cameroon: Farmer solidarity helps to reduce labour costs and increase earnings (by Anne Mireille Nzouankeu, for Farm Radio Weekly, in Cameroon)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #222, Past Issues

Congo-Brazzaville: Farmers ousted by urban development seek new land (by Privat Tiburce Martin Massanga, for Farm Radio Weekly, in Congo-Brazzaville)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #222, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on co-operatives and farmers’ groups

Posted in: Issue #222, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on urban farmers

Posted in: Issue #222, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Scholarships now available to the School of Authentic Journalism!

Posted in: Issue #222, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Resource: Namibia: ‘The Sustainability of Community Broadcasting – An Assessment and Action Plan’

Posted in: Issue #222, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Read about Participatory Radio Campaigns in new book

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #222, Past Issues

Many heads are better than one: The story of Ngolowindo Co-operative

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #222, Past Issues

Women succeed despite land challenges

Posted in: Issue #221, Past Issues

Kenya: Cassava processing helps small-scale farmers earn more money (by Sawa Pius, for Farm Radio Weekly, in Kenya)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #221, Past Issues

Malawi: Rice farming pulls widow out of poverty (by Norman Fulatira, for Farm Radio Weekly, in Malawi)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #221, Past Issues

Cameroon: Slow movement towards securing women’s land rights (IPS)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #221, Past Issues

Botswana: Women found equal under constitution (BBC, IRIN)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #221, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on women in agriculture:

Posted in: Issue #221, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on land rights and women

Posted in: Issue #221, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

IREX’s Community Solutions Program now accepting applications

Posted in: Issue #221, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

AMARC resources for World Food Day

Posted in: Issue #221, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Farm Radio International supports Year of the Bat

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #221, Past Issues

Gender mainstreaming in farmers’ co-operative: Groups in Ghana achieve food security for small-scale farmers

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

Maasai community speaks out

Posted in: Issue #220, Past Issues

Tanzania: Shrinking pastures threaten Maasai culture (by Zenzele Ndebele, for Farm Radio Weekly, in Tanzania)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #220, Past Issues

Tanzania: Maasai women change their lives through adult education (by Ahmed Bacar, for Farm Radio Weekly in Tanzania)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #220, Past Issues

Notes to Broadcasters on the Maasai

Posted in: Issue #220, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Photography contest

Posted in: Issue #220, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Book: ‘Radio in Africa’

Posted in: Issue #220, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Farm Radio Weekly writing workshop in Arusha, Tanzania

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #220, Past Issues

Camels provide farmers in drylands with milk and income

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #220, Past Issues

Land lost to urban expansion

Posted in: Issue #219, Past Issues

Benin: Market gardeners lose their land to city growth (By Mikaila Issa, for Farm Radio Weekly, in Benin)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #219, Past Issues

Congo-Brazzaville: Cassava scarce as farmers turn to growing pineapple (by John Ndinga-Ngoma, for Farm Radio Weekly, in Congo-Brazzaville)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #219, Past Issues

Côte d’Ivoire: Women gain economic independence with new cassava varieties (IPS)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #219, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on urban agriculture

Posted in: Issue #219, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on specialization versus biodiversity

Posted in: Issue #219, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on new cassava varieties

Posted in: Issue #219, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program

Posted in: Issue #219, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

CTA Rural Radio Packs

Posted in: Issue #219, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Team Farm Radio reaches Kilimanjaro summit

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #219, Past Issues

Farmers experiment and discover: You can store cassava

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Issue #219, Past Issues