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Fact-checking tips and tools

admin January 15, 2018

This week’s Spotlight features the work of Africa Check, the first and only independent fact-checking organization on the continent. In addition to […]

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Resources about managing striga

admin January 08, 2018

This week’s Farmer story from Kenya discusses using soya beans to manage striga. To better understand striga and to learn about other […]

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Backgrounder: Fall armyworm

admin December 18, 2017

This week’s Farmer story from Tanzania highlights what researchers, government, and farmers are doing to prepare for a Fall armyworm infestation. Fall […]

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Three ways to use ICTs to interact with your listeners

admin December 11, 2017

This week’s Farmer stories illustrate how some farmers are using text messages, mobile applications, and other communications technologies to find information and […]

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Making radio programs about HIV and AIDS

admin November 27, 2017

Rural radio listeners are affected by HIV and AIDS in many ways. Farmers who are infected with HIV may be unable to […]

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IPS guide to reporting on gender-based violence

admin November 20, 2017

One of this week’s Farmer stories talks about how drought and the resulting food insecurity can worsen gender-based violence in pastoral communities. […]

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Resources for reporting on fisheries

admin November 13, 2017

One of this week’s Farmer stories talks about illegal fishing in West Africa. Many people depend on Africa’s oceans, lakes, and rivers […]

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Farm Radio Resource Pack #107: Caterpillars, compost, cocoa, and more

admin November 06, 2017

Farm Radio International has just published its latest Resource Pack, featuring scripts and resources on a variety of topics of interest to […]

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Broadcaster how-to guide: Interviewing experts – Best practices for broadcasters and experts

admin October 30, 2017

This week’s Resource is a Broadcaster how-to guide about interviewing experts. How can effectively interviewing experts help me serve my listeners better? […]

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Preventing and managing cassava diseases

admin October 16, 2017

This week, we feature two stories about disease-resistant varieties of cassava. Researchers are developing cassava varieties that produce higher yields, tolerate drought, […]

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Talking about mental health on the radio

admin October 09, 2017

The 25th anniversary World Mental Health Day is Oct. 10, 2017. This year’s theme is Mental Health in the Workplace. Globally, more […]

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Resources for reporting on childhood obesity

admin October 02, 2017

The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) recently released its annual report, titled The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the […]

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