Online Community Radio Course by Birgitte Jallov

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Let’s take a moment to introduce some of the work, CMFE board members are doing:
Recently elected CMFE board member Birgitte Jallov has worked in Community Media all over the world for many years and her experiences translated into the publication “Empowerment Radio – Voices building a community”. Now, based on her book she is holding an Online Community Radio Course, starting in May 13th.
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ROM-ACT Project: Final Conference

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The validation of non-formal and informal competencies – Roma and Traveller women from 5 countries worked over the last years to have their competencies validated. The final conference took place in Brussels at 16th of April 2015.

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From Bangladesh to Nijmegen: AHM. Bazlur Rahman meets Pieter de Wit

Bazlu_NijmegenOn Friday 13 March Free Press Unlimited was awarded the Geuzenpenning, a yearly accolade for people and organisations who fight for human rights and oppose dictatorship, discrimination and racism. Pieter de Wit was present at the ceremony where Liliane Ploumen, Minister of Foreign Trade and Development, presented the award to Director Leon Willems on behalf of the Stichting Geuzenpenning.

On March 17th, AHM. Bazlur Rahman (Bazlu), Chief Executive Officer of Bangladesh NGOs Network for Radio and Communication (BNNRC), and Dessi Damianova, programme coordinator at Free Press Unlimited, visited Nijmegen and met with Pieter de Wit, CMFE-treasurer.
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Report from the AER conference in Brussels

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February 24th AER, the Europe-wide trade body representing the interests of over 4,500 private/commercial radio stations across the EU28 and in Switzerland, held is annual conference in Brussels. On behalf of CMFE Pieter de Wit was present.
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