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Farm Radio Weekly is a news and information service for rural radio broadcasters in sub-Saharan Africa. It is published by Farm Radio International.

Archive for November, 2013

Be a part of ending violence against women

Posted in: Issue #269, Past Issues

Congo-Brazzaville: Will an abused woman’s poverty deny her justice? (by John Ndinga-Ngoma, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #269, Past Issues

Zambia: Battered woman farms her way to independence (by Filius Jere, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #269, Past Issues

Mozambique: Uphill struggle to eliminate violence against women (ReliefWeb)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #269, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

Posted in: Issue #269, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

FRW news in brief

Posted in: FRW news in brief, Issue #269, Past Issues

Take back The Tech 2013: Taking control of technology to end violence against women

Posted in: Issue #269, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Audio guide: ‘Gender-based violence sensitive media coverage’ by Search for Common Ground

Posted in: Issue #269, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Indigenous crops and food security: Join the conversation at the Barza café!

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #269, Past Issues

Violence against women and HIV/AIDS

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #270, Past Issues

Finding solutions to farmers’ problems

Posted in: Issue #268, Past Issues

Zimbabwe: Cattle farmers increase profits with communal feedlot (by Zenzele Ndebele, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #268, Past Issues

Kenya: Battling stem rust disease in wheat (Trust)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #268, Past Issues

Cameroon: A victim raises awareness about the dangers of ‘breast ironing’ (by Anne Mireille Nzouankeu, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #268, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Fattening livestock

Posted in: Issue #268, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Disease in wheat

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #268, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Breast ironing and female genital mutilation

Posted in: African Farm News in Review

FRW news in brief

Posted in: FRW news in brief, Issue #268, Past Issues

Call for applications: Data journalism course offered online

Posted in: Issue #268, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Call for applications: Data journalism course offered online

Posted in: Issue #268, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

IPS journalist handbook: Reporting Gender-Based Violence

Posted in: Issue #268, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Farm Radio Weekly meets Farm Radio International’s George Atkins Award winners

Posted in: Issue #268, Past Issues

Local groups in Cameroon work to eradicate ‘breast ironing’

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

Getting the message across: Farmers change their lives

Posted in: Issue #267, Past Issues

Niger: Widow fights poverty by growing and selling vegetables (by Souleymane Maâzou, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #267, Past Issues

Ghana: Phone farming: How SMS is changing agriculture in Ghana (SpyGhana)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #267, Past Issues

Tanzania: Fruit for thought in Tanzania nutrition fight (Al Jazeera)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #267, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Vegetable gardening

Posted in: Issue #267, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Information Communication Technologies (ICTs) and farmers

Posted in: Issue #267, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Nutrition

Posted in: Issue #267, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

FRW news in brief

Posted in: FRW news in brief, Issue #267, Past Issues

Call for applications: Environmental journalism grant from Society of Environmental Journalists

Posted in: Issue #267, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women: November 25, 2013

Posted in: Issue #267, Radio Resource Bank

Farm Radio International plugs in and plays during ICT4Ag conference

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #267, Past Issues

Let’s preserve our fruit and vegetables!

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #267, Past Issues

Phones, fruit and plant doctors: improving farmers’ livelihoods

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #266, Past Issues

Cameroon: Mobile phones update farmers on crop prices and weather (Trust)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #266, Past Issues

Kenyans swap charcoal burning for mango farming (Trust)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #266, Past Issues

Uganda: Plant clinics take root (IRIN)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #266, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) and farmers

Posted in: Issue #266, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Trees, deforestation, and charcoal

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #266, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Pest management

Posted in: Issue #266, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

FRW news in brief

Posted in: FRW news in brief, Issue #266, Past Issues

Call for submissions: The Norbert Zongo Prize for investigative journalism

Posted in: Issue #266, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Right To Play: Creating a Safer World Resource

Posted in: Issue #266, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Farm Radio International hosts visiting journalists in Arusha, Tanzania

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #266, Past Issues

Mangoes can be a good investment for farmers in drylands

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #266, Past Issues