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Equal Access International Wins the 2016 Tech Award in the Microsoft Education Category

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  Equal Access is proud to announce that it has won the 2016 Tech Award in the Microsoft Education Category. The Tech Awards, presented by Applied Materials, is a premiere event and program that celebrates those who are using technology to solve the world’s most pressing problems. This is the second time Equal Access has…

Equal Access Guest Feature on National Geographic’s Mobile Message blog

September 13, 2011 — Our guest feature on National Geographic’s Mobile Message blog: A powerful combination: Radio and SMS promote open dialogue in Chad and Niger (Posted by Ken Banks) In the age of Twitter, the blogosphere, iPhones and Androids, it is often difficult for people in more developed nations to imagine what it is…

UN Women and “Say NO – UNITE to End Violence against Women” feature Equal Access and our Samajdhari radio program

Both UN Women and “Say NO – UNITE to End Violence against Women” feature Equal Access Nepal’s Samajdhari radio program and our efforts to build mutual understanding between men and women for lives free of violence.

A Powerful Combination: Radio and SMS promote open dialogue in Chad and Niger

A guest post on the FrontlineSMS blog describing how we’re using radio and SMS in Chad and Niger to engage and foster dialogue. In the age of Twitter, the blogosphere, iPhones and Androids, it is often difficult for people in more developed nations to imagine what it is like to have no voice. Yet for…

Equal Access helps shape Nepal’s first code of ethics for bloggers

July 27, 2011 — Equal Access helps shape Nepal’s first code of ethics for bloggers. “This is the historic beginning in citizen journalism. Today, Nepali bloggers began a new chapter by signing their own code of conduct,” said the Chief Commissioner of the National Information Commission Vinaya Kasajoo. Read the full article here: “Historic: Bloggers…

A Listener Connects with The Show’s Character

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From one listener who learned the meaning of mutual understanding between husband and wife…

Building Radio Studios in rural Lao Secondary schools in Pakse and Saravanh provinces

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“Working with radio, for the first time we have found a way to express our dreams and hopes for the future. We have found our voice! We also talk to our friends about good health and life skills.”

Meeting at Youth Drop-in Center

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I feel I get lot of relevant information on safe living through At Home and Abroad.

Songs of Life to Keep the Mountain People Strong

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For the Garhwali, song is the deepest expression of life. Rajendra played Youth Forum’s signature song which calls to Uttarakhand’s youth whether they choose to migrate remain in their homeland.

Broadcasting the Songs of the Garhwali Women

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Kavita, a deep spirited young woman, recently trained as a community reporter, shared her aspirations by composing and singing an original puja.