World Radio Day a grand success - thanks to You!

thanksThe World Radio Day theme, Radio is You, resonated with radio stations, civil society and audiences alike, as more than 550 events took place around the world on 13th February 2017

Here are some interesting statistics for you:

  • 550 events in 110 countries
  • 42,000 visitors to the World Radio Day website
  • The top countries for website visitors (in order): Spain, Mexico, USA, India, United Kingdom, France
  • The hashtags #WorldRaidoDay, #DíaMundialdelaRadio and #JournéeMondialedelaRadio were the #1 global trending topic on Twitter for 13 February.

UNESCO will be sending a short, 3 minute survey out to event holders soon, so we can get feedback on our Website and ideas on how we can make World Radio Day even better! If you've held an event, please send your photos, videos and content to Alison Meston,