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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 December, 2013

Four of the best: A review of FRW stories from 2013

Posted in: Issue #272, Past Issues

Burundi: Collecting rainwater eases water problems (by Jean de Dieu Ininahazwé, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #272, Past Issues

Burkina Faso: Mothers learn to feed their children better by growing their own vegetables (by Inoussa Maiga, for Farm Radio Weekly, in Burkina Faso)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #272, Past Issues

Congo-Brazzaville: Sweet potatoes spell sweet success for farmer (by Privat Tiburce Massanga, for Farm Radio Weekly, in Congo-Brazzaville)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #272, Past Issues

Cameroon: Farmer uses tobacco leaves and chili peppers as pesticides (by Anne Mireille Nzouankeu, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #272, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Rainwater harvesting

Posted in: Issue #272, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Nutrition

Posted in: Issue #272, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on sweet potatoes and market trends

Posted in: Issue #272, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Natural pesticides

Posted in: Issue #272, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

FRW news in brief

Posted in: FRW news in brief, Issue #272, Past Issues

2014: The International Year of Family Farming

Posted in: Issue #272, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Investigative journalism manual available online

Posted in: Issue #272, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Farm Radio International encouraging girls’ education in Daadab refugee camp

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #272, Past Issues

Conservation agriculture for better yields

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #272, Past Issues

Corruption and Compassion

Posted in: Issue #271, Past Issues

Nigeria: Farmers short-changed by fertilizer subsidy (Daily Trust)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #271, Past Issues

Malawi: Efforts to rescue subsidy programme affected by corruption may yet bear fruit (IPS)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #271, Past Issues

Malawi: Efforts to rescue subsidy programme affected by corruption may yet bear fruit (IPS)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #271, Past Issues

Somaliland: Midwife puts women’s rights at the heart of her hospital (Trust)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #271, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Corruption

Posted in: Issue #271, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Human rights and maternal mortality

Posted in: Issue #271, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

FRW news in brief

Posted in: FRW news in brief, Issue #271, Past Issues

Call for applications: ‘Power of the Pen’ roundtable for sub-Saharan African journalists

Posted in: Issue #271, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Toolkit for journalists covering human rights issues

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #271, Past Issues

Audio Postcard: Focus group brings youth together to share insights on mental health in Malawi

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #271, Past Issues

How corruption can affect farmers

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #271, Past Issues

World AIDS Day 2013: Stories of hope

Posted in: Issue #270, Past Issues

Cameroon: A hairdresser teaches young people to protect themselves against HIV (by Anne Mireille Nzouankeu, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #270, Past Issues

Zimbabwe: Rural communities hit hard by HIV and AIDS (by Vladimir Mzaca, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #270, Past Issues

Liberia: How fish farming can help people living with HIV in Liberia (The Guardian)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #270, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: HIV and AIDS

Posted in: Issue #270, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

FRW news in brief

Posted in: FRW news in brief, Issue #270, Past Issues

Getting to zero

Posted in: Issue #270, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Change the story: Refugees and migrants speak against gender-based violence

Posted in: Issue #270, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Farm Radio Resource Pack #97 is now available for download!

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #270, Past Issues

Occupational and nutritional therapy for people living with HIV and AIDS

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