women in jordan

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13/2/2014

Amman(womeninjordan)–– 13 February is World Radio Day, a day to celebrate radio as a medium; to improve international cooperation between broadcasters; and to encourage major networks and community radio alike to promote access to information, freedom of expression and gender equality over the airwaves…..

Under the International Programme for the Development of Communication (IPDC), in the last years the Amman Office also supported Community Media Network’s Al Balad Radio and Farah al Nas.The latter contributed to building capacities of young citizen journalists in three underserved communities in Jordan, while the formeraddressed women citizen journalists in rural areas.