Open Forum on World Radio Day ; experience sharing
Ghana joins the international community to celebrate World Radio Day on February 13th, 2017.
FRI in partnership with UNESCO in Ghana is encouraging the general public to celebrate radio and innovative ways of using ICT devices as powerful tools and catalyst for development. We are inviting all key players and stakeholders in the radio communication, to share ideas on how radio is impacting the lives especially in rural areas and how it can be improved.
The major activity marking the day will be an Open Forum to held in Accra on February 13, 2017. At the Forum individualsand organisations will present how they have been using radio and its impact and the future of radio. There will be video presentation of messages from UNESCO and FRI as well as photographic presentations and display booth of brochures and flyers . It is proposed to have morning shows and quizz competition to precede the day. The forum will be covered live by a radio station.
FRI is also encouraging its partners and non partner stations across board, that is public, commercial and community radio stations to produce and broadcast programmes on radio and how it affects the lives of people and how its use can be improved since 1935 when it was introduced in Ghana.