E-learning Courses on the Sustainable Development Goals

on Thursday, 06 September 2018 06:46. Posted in Opportunities

UN SDG LogoThe Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) is offering new e-learning courses to track progress on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The SDGs, also known as Global Goals, are 17 goals adopted by 193 world leaders during the September 2015 United Nations Summit. These goals are aimed at "mobilizing efforts to end all forms of poverty, fight inequalities and tackle climate change, while ensuring that no one is left behind" (UN, n.d.).

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: 

Bangladesh announces its Community Radio Policy 2017

on Thursday, 19 July 2018 06:49. Posted in News from the region

CommunityRadioPolicy 2017Despite its important role, community radios are confronted time and again with the issue of sustaining their operation. With no regular source of revenue, many have remained poorly equipped and understaffed.

Sustaining ‘Voice of Coastal People’ in Bangladesh

on Thursday, 19 July 2018 06:39. Posted in News from the region

Upokuler KothaAfter three years of pilot implementation, the Upokuler Kotha (Voice of the Coastal People) community radio program in Bangladesh moves forward with its sustainability plan. Starting June this year when its external funding from IFAD ended, the radio program will be sustained through various workable mechanisms.