- Announcements, Radio

Khanabadhoshon Ki Duniya – A World of Migrants Disrupting the Singular Narrative

PRESS RELEASE Khanabadhoshon Ki Duniya – A World of Migrants Disrupting the Singular Narrative New Delhi, 25 April 2017. On the occasion of International Labour Day, UNESCO is launching an awareness campaign to highlight the importance of creating inclusive urban spaces for migrants. Khanabadhoshon Ki Duniya or A World of Migrants is a series of 10 Radio Programmes (3–4 minutes each) produced by UNESCO featuring several real-life situations involving migrants and the challenges they face in accessing their rights and entitlements. The first radio programme will be aired on Monday 1 May 2017 on three channels of All India Radio (FM Gold, FM…

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- Announcements, Conference

17 Days of Activism for the Empowerment of Rural Women and their Communities

As a multi-issue call to organise for change providing advocacy tools, strategies, and recommendations for action, the 17 Days Campaign involves rural women leaders and their communities in becoming lobby groups for claiming basic human rights and demanding accountability from their governments. World Rural Women’s Day (15 Oct.) was created in 1995 in synergy with World Food Day (16 Oct.) and the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty (17 Oct.). With this in mind, the Women’s World Summit Foundation (WWSF) decided to extend this campaign through 16 and 17 October to focus on the empowerment of rural women and their communities.…

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- Announcements

National Leadership and Capacity Building Program for Community Radio Practitioners – TARANG

Drishti announces the 2nd round of the national level leadership and capacity building program for Community Radio Practitioners – TARANG. The program aims to build leadership skills amongst Community Radio practitioners from CRSes who are yet to be operational. The program with training, internship and handholding inputs aims to build competency of upcoming radio stations in designing programs, managing HR and planning for financial sustainability. The course spreads out over nine months, also offers a much needed fellowship amount apart from covering training and internship costs, so that it encourages upcoming stations in their CR initiative. However, there is a limited number of seats (only 5) and would…

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