AMARC Europe supports CUAC FM in it’s struggle to keep right to communicate

AMARC Europe fully supports CUAC FM in their conflict with the regulatory authority and calls for all parties to support human and free media rights. CALL FOR ACTION: PLEASE SIGN THE MANIFEST HERE! BRIEFING With this declaration we aim to defend the exercise of the freedom of speech through any means, specially the community media. Community radios are non-profit, plural

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Spanish government internal memo suggest to end the recognition of community media

In response to the information published by eldiario.es an internal report from the Ministry of Industry on the call for licenses for Digital TV Platform in which it is proposed the elimination of community media from the legislation, AMARC Europe requires the Spanish government to clarify this situation.   As information published in the media suggest that the Ministry of

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Support our colleagues in Asturias

As Radio Kras, in Asturies, Spain, was preparing to celebrate 30 year on-air, they were notified of disciplinary proceedings by the regional government. Below you can find Radio Kras statement and the support letter. Support Letter Manifesto supporting the Asturian free radios Associations, organizations or groups who want to join the Manifesto can do so by copying and pasting the

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AMARC launches a fundraising campaign to help rebuild community radios in Nepal

  Montreal, May 5, 2015. On April 25, Nepal was struck by an earthquake of 7.9 in magnitude. The damages are extensive and numerous aftershocks have complicated search and rescue work and the delivery of humanitarian help. The World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC) expressed its solidarity with the people of Nepal and mobilizes its network to support them.

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Crowdfounding to beat new Spanish Decree in DTT

The Spanish Community Media Federation (ReMC) and two community televisions (Tele K, Madrid and RTV Cardedeu, Barcelona), have launched a crowdfunding campaign to pay the court expenses that they need to denounce the Spanish government. Although the law says that all people have the right to receive information from community media (article 4 of the Audiovisual General Law, 2010), the

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