Radio programming

Radio can be a vital tool to reach a wide audience. We use radio programmes to share lifesaving information with communities, and as a platform to encourage open discussions and feedback on a range of important topics. These tools and resources will enable you to use radio programming effectively.

27 June 2019

A guide to radio distribution

Type:

Tool

Organization:

Internews

A Radio Distribution Module, which details what the Internews Humanitarian Information Services team learned working in South Sudan. Additional resources are available on the Internews website: https://internews.org/.

  • Communication
  • Participation
  • Radio

27 June 2019

What role can drama play in conflict?

Type:

Publication

Organization:

BBC Media

A research briefing from BBC Media Action, about radio drama Hay el Matar, which aired in Syria from 2015 – 2017. More resources are available on the BBC website: https://www.bbc.co.uk/mediaaction/research-and-insight.

  • Conflict
  • Drama
  • Participation
  • Syria

19 June 2019

Community listeners’ groups

Type:

Report

Organization:

IFRC

Read this report on Listeners’ Clubs in the DRC and Niger, to find out more about the importance of community radio in rural communities.

  • Feedback
  • Information as aid
  • Participation
  • Radio
  • Technology
  • Video
  • Virtual Volunteer
  • WASH

19 June 2019

The power of radio

Type:

Training Material

Organization:

IFRC

Watch this Powerpoint presentation to find out more about the IFRC’s use of community radio and listening groups in Sierra Leone.

  • Feedback
  • Information as aid
  • Participation
  • Radio

17 June 2019

Listen Act Now

Type:

Video

Organization:

Bangladesh Red Cross, Timor-Leste Red Cross Society

A video produced by the Bangladesh Red Crescent Society about beneficial communication, which can be used to support radio programming CEA initiatives.

  • Feedback
  • Information as aid
  • Participation
  • Video

17 June 2019

Bangladesh Community Radio video

Type:

Video

Organization:

Bangladesh Red Cross, Timor-Leste Red Cross Society

A video produced by the Bangladesh Red Crescent Society which can be used to support radio programming CEA initiatives.

  • Feedback
  • Information as aid
  • Participation
  • Radio
  • Video