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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 March, 2014

Sweet potatoes and sweet savings

Posted in: Intro, Issue #283, Past Issues

Zimbabwe: Sweet potatoes replacing maize meal on urban Zimbabwe plates (Trust)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #283, Past Issues

Ghana: Women’s savings groups have big impact (IPS)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #283, Past Issues

Liberia: Farmers worry over Ebola outbreak (by Prince Collins, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #283, Past Issues

FRW news in brief

Posted in: FRW news in brief, Issue #283, Past Issues

Call for nominations: Women’s creativity in rural life

Posted in: Issue #283, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Web-based resources for reporting on women and women’s rights

Posted in: Issue #283, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Now available in French and English: Use the VOICE tool to make effective farmer programming

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #283, Past Issues

Orange sweet potatoes

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #283, Past Issues

World Water Day 2014: Water and energy

Posted in: Intro, Issue #281, Past Issues

Kenya: Lack of safe water costs effects finances and health (by Sawa Pius, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #282, Past Issues

Ethiopia: Government plans to supply groundwater to citizens (Trust)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #282, Past Issues

Benin: Woman creates farm to empower other women (by Mikaila Issa, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #282, Past Issues

FRW news in brief

Posted in: FRW news in brief, Issue #282, Past Issues

Call for entries: eLearning Africa Through your Lens photo competition

Posted in: Issue #282, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

58th Commission on the Status of Women: Resources for journalists

Posted in: Issue #282, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

World Water Day 2014: Water and energy

Posted in: Issue #282, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Farm Radio International scripts now available in Swahili and Hausa on Barza!

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #282, Past Issues

A decade of success: Community-owned project brings tapped water to village in western Kenya

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #282, Past Issues

Education! Education! Education!

Posted in: Issue #281, Past Issues

Kenya: School children benefit from fairly traded tea (by Sawa Pius, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #281, Past Issues

Niger: Farmers use micro-doses of fertilizer to increase yields (by Souleymane Maâzou, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #281, Past Issues

Tanzania: Young farmers fight climate change in Zanzibar (by Adam Bemma, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #281, Past Issues

FRW news in brief

Posted in: FRW news in brief, Issue #281, Past Issues

Call for applications: Human rights fellowship for women journalists

Posted in: Issue #281, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Online video and print guide: Conducting safe, effective and ethical interviews with survivors of sexual and gender-based violence

Posted in: Issue #281, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Farm Radio Resource Packs now available on Barza!

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #281, Past Issues

Micro-doses of fertilizer increase yields in the Sahel

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #281, Past Issues

International Women’s Day 2014: Inspiring change

Posted in: Issue #280, Past Issues

Kenya: Woman farmer earns large rewards from small animals (by Sawa Pius, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #280, Past Issues

Niger: Women boost income by raising goats (by Souleymane Maâzou, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #280, Past Issues

South Africa: New anti-hate policy defends sexual and gender orientation (IPS)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #280, Past Issues

FRW news in brief

Posted in: FRW news in brief, Issue #280, Past Issues

World Pulse Online Community: Women Weave the Web

Posted in: Issue #280, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

International Women’s Day 2014: Inspiring change

Posted in: Issue #280, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Media guidelines: Responsible journalism for genderqueer and non-binary identities

Posted in: Issue #280, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Celebrate International Women’s Day on Barza

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #280, Past Issues

Gender and farm programs

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #280, Past Issues