Tonga Broadcasting Commission Celebrates World Radio Day

The Tonga Broadcasting Commission, in cooperation with the Ministry of Meteorology, Energy, Information, Disaster Management, Climate Change and Communications (MEIDECC), and the UNESCO Apia Office, is organising a week-long festival of events and broadcasts to celebrate World Radio Day 2017.

 

DATES

 

     PROGRAM ON RADIO TONGA & TELEVISION TONGA

DURATION

(Mins)

 

Monday February 13th

 

Acting Prime Minister Hon. Siaosi Sovaleni who is also Minister of MEIDECC (Ministry of Meteorology, Energy, Information, Disaster Management, Climate Change and Communications) with the launching event. A panel discussion on why Radio is important to MEIDECC and how it relates to the 2017 them, “Radio is You”

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Panelists:

1. Hon. Siaosi Sovaleni, Acting Prime Minister and

    Minister of MEIDECC

2. Mr Leveni ‘Aho, Director of Disaster Management 

    (MEIDECC)

3. Mrs. Viola Ulakai, Manager – News & Content (TBC)

 

60 Mins

 

Tuesday February 14th

 

Tourism is everyone’s business. The Acting Chief Executive Officer of the Ministry of Tourism will talk to the public on “Radio and Tourism”.

 

Panelists:

1.  Mr. Sione Moala, Acting Chief Executive Officer of

      Tourism

2.  Mrs. Viola ULakai, Manager – News & Content       

      (TBC)

 

 

30Mins

 

Wednesday February 15th

FIRST PROGRAM

Panel Discussion on the theme for 2017 WORLD RADIO DAY

                                    “RADIO IS YOU”

Panelists (Media Organisations):

1. Mrs. Viola Ulakai, Manager – News & Content (TBC)

2. Mr. Pesi Fonua, Editor of the Matangi Tonga Online

3. Mr. Kalafi Moala, Editor of Taimi Tonga Newspaper

4. Ms. Laumanu Petelo, News Editor (TBC)

 

SECOND PROGRAM

Live Talkback Show: Greater participation of Audience. That is allowing the public especially people from the remote communities and outer islands share their views on this year’s theme and what they think of it and the roles of Radio.

Host: TBC Manager – News & Content, Viola Ulakai & Mrs Uluakimata Moala, TBC Chief Announcer/Commentator

 

 

 

60Mins

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

60Mins

 

Thursday February 16th

TALKBACK SHOW (PART 2)

Live Talkback Show: Greater participation of Audience. That is allowing the public especially people from the remote communities and outer islands share their views on this year’s theme and what they think of it and the roles of Radio. 

Host: TBC Manager – News & Content, Viola Ulakai & Mrs Uluakimata Moala, TBC Chief Announcer/Commentator

 

 

60Mins

 

Friday February 17th

 

TALKBACK SHOW (PART 3)

Live Talkback Show: Greater participation of Audience. That is allowing the public especially people from the remote communities and outer islands share their views on this year’s theme and what they think of it and the roles of Radio.

Host: TBC Manager – News & Content, Viola Ulakai & Mrs Uluakimata Moala, TBC Chief Announcer/Commentator 

 

 

60Mins

More information: http://www.tonga-broadcasting.net/