AMARC condemns in the strongest terms possible the attack this morning on “Charlie Hebdo” magazine

The World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC) expresses its heartfelt condolences to the families of the victims of the attack this morning on the French weekly “Charlie Hebdo”. We condemn in the strongest terms possible this assault on the freedom of expression and express our solidarity with “Charlie Hebdo”. “Fanaticism and sectarianism will never stop freedom of expression and

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JORDAN: Dead Sea Declaration Gives boost to Community Media in MENA region

More than 120 community radio activists from 14 Arab countries gathered at the lowest spot on Earth to talk about the challenges of producing, broadcasting and sustaining community owned media, especially radio. A declaration, the Dead Sea Declaration, issued by the participants called for an “enabling legal and administrative environment that supports and sustains the work of these radio stations

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Council of Europe recommendation on gender equality and media

Recommendation CM/Rec(2013) of the Committee of Ministers to member States on gender equality and media (Adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 10 July 2013 at the 1176th meeting of the Ministers’ Deputies) Gender equality is an indispensable condition for the full enjoyment of human rights. The enjoyment of the rights as granted by the European Convention on Human Rights

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AMARC Europe is deeply concerned over closure of Greek public broadcaster. Community broadcasters express solidarity to their colleagues of the public service

Bruxelles, June 13th 2013, the European branch of the World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters is deeply concerned by the sudden closure of Greek public broadcaster ERT, and the threats to the right of information during a period of profound social, political and financial crisis. “After the closure of 2 community radio stations, Entasi Fm and 98Fm on April 11th

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