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Mon, 01/25/2016 - 18:27

Video, Audio and Written Message from Ms Irina Bokova, Director-General of UNESCO, on the occasion of World Radio Day

Humanitarian emergencies and disasters are increasing worldwide, with terrible consequences for human lives, sometimes reducing years of development to dust. Amidst the ruins and in the face of an emergency, the radio is often the first medium for survival.

Thu, 02/04/2016 - 14:10

The IFRC - WRD partner - is using radio to improve and save lives in times of emergency and disaster

For World Radio Day, the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent decided to share their most fruitful initiatives using radio as a tool for risk reduction and disaster management. Have a look at their articles to understand just how essential radio can be to improve and save lives.

Thu, 02/04/2016 - 13:36

Ethical Journalism Network and the 5 Point Hate Speech Test

How can journalists determine what is hate speech? In a world plagued by censorship, press freedom violations and propaganda it is difficult for reporters to judge what type of rhetoric is acceptable and what is intolerable. Currently there is no accepted international definition of hate speech and the levels of tolerance vary dramatically from country to country.

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