Radiosoap Sawa Shabab

Radio soap opera reconnects South Sudan’s youth


With the ongoing civil war in South Sudan, the team working on the radio soap opera Sawa Shabab are putting their hearts and souls into building peace in South Sudan.  “Everyone loves Sawa Shabab.” 

Mama Sosa Zambia

Zambian women have their say


The majority of the Zambian population who live off of less than a dollar a day are women. Through the Mama Sosa project, 30 Zambian women were trained in how to use media to shed light on their everyday challenges.

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.