Four community radio received nine prizes from 14th UNICEF MEENA Media Award-2018

on Wednesday, 06 February 2019 08:33. Posted in News from the region

4.1Sumi Akter  BikrampurFour community radio stations in Bangladesh have received nine awards in radio category in UNICEF 14th Meena Media Award-2018 for their contribution to innovation in media and protection of child rights in the year 2018. This is the highest number of awards received by one single category in the media competition.

As in every year, UNICEF Bangladesh has organised this competition. The winning stations are Community Radio Jhenuk 99.2, Community Radio Bikrampur 99.2, Community Radio Pollikontha 99.2 and Community Radio Borendro 99.2.

Call for Papers for the International Conference on Open and Distance e-Learning (ICODeL 2018)

on Friday, 28 September 2018 02:29. Posted in News from the region

Attend and present a paper at the International Conference on Open and Distance eLearning (ICODeL 2018) in Taiwan on November 26-28. This year's theme is about "Technology-enhanced and Inclusive Education in the Digital Age".

TV Series Helps Restore Rice Landscape Biodiversity in Vietnam

on Sunday, 23 September 2018 06:15. Posted in News from the region

A TV series using entertainment-education principles helps change farmers’ beliefs and pest management practices in Vietnam. Developed by a multi-stakeholders’ group, the TV program focuses on motivating farmers to raise flowering plants along rice bunds. The key message is
that the flowers provide the shelter, nectar, alternate hosts, and pollen to conserve insects such as bees. These insects in turn protect the rice crop from invading planthoppers. In order not to kill the bees, therefore, farmers are encouraged not to use insecticides.

Call for Papers for the ADCEP First International Conference and 8th Scientific Meeting

on Thursday, 06 September 2018 05:32. Posted in News from the region

ADCEP2018The Association of Development Communication Educators and Practitioners (ADCEP) of the Philippines invites you join the First International Conference and Eight Scientific Meeting with the theme "Devcom in borderless societies" on 29 November to 02 December 2018 at the University of the Philippines Los Baños. The conference subthemes are: