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Voices for Change and Peace: Taking Stock of Community Radio in South Asia

© UNESCO/M. Bogati
Madanpokhara FM, Community Radio of Palpa District

Held in cooperation with World Association of Community Radio Braodcasters (AMARC) and the UNESCO Chair on Community Media, this seminar will take stock of South Asian experiences with community radio, including the strong potential of the medium for social change and promotion of peace in the region. It will target community broadcasting leaders of South Asia along with representatives of national associations, government representatives and strategic partners of community radio sector in South Asia.
The event will focus on planning a few achievable actions that community radios of South Asia can work on jointly or in coordination related to but not only cross border issues, exchange and learning visits, advocacy for legislative reform at the SAARC level, and other pertinent matters of common concern to the community radio sector in the sub-region.


Type of Event Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Start 17.01.2013 08:30 local time
End 18.01.2013 16:30 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Panevska, Iskra
Contact Iskra Panevska (
Country India
City New Delhi
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English
Estimated number of participants
Official Website
Link 1 Community Media
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