AMARC Asia-Pacific coordinates community radio study tour by Bhutanese community broadcasters

on 19 October 2017. Posted in ComdevAsia News

Nepal tour by Bhutan CR  June 17 1June 2017, Kathmandu: A team of seven community radio broadcasters led by representatives of the Tarayana Foundation and Read Bhutan visited community radios in Nepal in an observation tour.  ey visited radio stations that di ered in terms of location, thematic focus areas, management and ownership structures, and participation. Thee team was mainly interested in learning about sustainability of community radio stations and participation of local community members. The community radio sector in Bhutan is only a few years old and it is trying to learn from good practices of community radio in di erent parts of the Asia-Paci c region. Last year, AMARC Asia-Paci c coordinated a similar visit by Bhutanese policy makers and community broadcasters to Indonesia.