world radio day 2016

World Radio Day 2016: Long Live Radio!


On World Radio Day 2016, we are celebrating radio as a medium that saves lives. Read about 5 of our radio projects and their impact.

In Memoriam: Amel Hamza, Radio Dabanga


The Radio Dabanga team is shocked and saddened by the news of the sudden passing of their colleague Amel Hamza (41), who passed away after suffering a stroke last Wednesday night.

StoryMaker is out!

StoryMaker is out!


Free Press Unlimited celebrates the release of StoryMaker 2.0! StoryMaker is an open source app, that enables anyone to make and share better stories with their mobile phone.

Kunumi, the native thunder

Free Press Unlimited has three nominations at the Prix Jeunesse International


Three children and youth television productions from Free Press Unlimited were nominated by the Prix Jeunesse International. This bi-annual festival is also known as 'the Oscars of children's television'. 


Statement of solidarity with the Afghan media community


In response to the attacks of January 20th on Tolo TV, in which 8 people have been killed and 30 others injured, we stand in solidarity with the Afghan media community.

Lokale radio in de Centraal Afrikaanse Republiek

‘Information is food for the mind’


In the war-torn Central African Republic, Jean Ignace has been able to help build up some 30 community radio stations.

Press Conference Moroccan Human Rights Association

Hicham Mansouri released after 10 months in prison


On January 17, investigative journalist Hicham Mansouri was released after serving 10 months in prison for allegedly committing adultery. While his release was expected, it brought much needed celebration to the case that began last year against...

Children post on Instagram during EU Summit


Children will take over the @EU2016NL Instagram account during some of the meetings of the Council of the European Union at the National Maritime Museum in Amsterdam.