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Thematic briefing note: Promoting gender equality through knowledge and information

Thematic briefing note: Promoting gender equality through knowledge and information

Radio is a powerful tool for reducing gender inequality and addressing women’s specific needs and interests. Farm Radio International works towards these goals with programs that meet the information needs of rural women and men. With good information on agriculture and marketing, health and nutrition, women and men are empowered to make choices and influence…

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Thematic briefing note: Cultivating farmer resilience to climate change

Thematic briefing note: Cultivating farmer resilience to climate change

Farm Radio International supports farmers in learning about and applying techniques to increase their resilience to climate change. We work closely with partner radio stations in sub-Saharan Africa to produce and broadcast participatory radio programs that provide practical, detailed information on adaptive agricultural practices. These radio programs — broadcast in local languages and featuring the…

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Financial Report 2015-2016

An audit of our year-end financial statements was conducted by Deloitte LLP in Ottawa, in accordance with Canadian standards. The following is a snapshot of the financial statements, not the approved statements. The full audited financial statements can be found online at annualreport.farmradio.org. For the full annual report for 2015-2016 please visit this page.

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Annual Report 2015-2016: Radio4Change

For the audited financial statements for 2015-2016 please go here. We also created an online interactive version of this annual report here. — Since 1979, we have been providing radio broadcasters with practical information about farming practices, nutrition, and health to share with small- scale farmers. Over the years, we have learned a lot about…

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Canada’s International Assistance Review Consultations, Submission from Farm Radio International

In July 2016 Global Affairs Canada solicited feedback from NGOs and other civil society actors on their widespread international assistance review. This is FRI’s submission to this review. Our submission covered two main themes: 1. The need for enhanced dedicated investments in sustainable small-scale agriculture as a special and core element of a clean and…

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Hearing from Tanzanians 2016 - Part of Canada’s international assistance policy review

Hearing from Tanzanians 2016 – Part of Canada’s International Assistance Review Consultations

Canada is developing a new framework for international assistance policy, funding, and delivery. This is an unprecedented opportunity to review and rethinking how we conceive of and deliver international aid, in line with the ambitious ambitious 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The Government of Canada recently launched a consultative process aimed at gathering input from…

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Financial Report 2014-2015

An audit of our year-end financial statements was conducted by Deloitte LLP in Ottawa, in accordance with Canadian standards. The full audited financial statements can be found online at 2015.farmradio.org. For the full annual report for 2014-2015 please visit this page.

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Annual Report 2014-2015: Amplifying Voice

For the audited financial statements for 2013-2014 please go here. We also created an online interactive version of this annual report here. — Farm Radio International is committed to the principles of sharing knowledge and giving voice. Since our founding in 1979, we have been committed to serving small-scale farmers by sharing practical advice through…

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Financial Report 2013-2014

Over the 2013-14 fiscal year, FRI managed the resources entrusted to us by our donors to deliver invaluable services to African broadcasters and small-scale farmers, with impressive, measurable results. An audit of our year-end financial statements was conducted by Deloitte LLP in Ottawa, in accordance with Canadian standards. The statements reveal a year of unparalleled…

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Annual Report 2013-2014: Celebrating and Serving Family Farms

For the audited financial statements for 2013-2014 please go here. We also created an online interactive version of this annual report here. — 2014 is the International Year of Family Farming, and we at Farm Radio International are as committed as ever to serving small-scale farmers and their families. This year, we worked with more…

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