Project Title: “Building the Capacity of Community Radio Stations to Undertake Participatory Programme Development and communication using the community Learning programme”

Funded by: UNESCO New Delhi and CEMCA
Project Area: The Project has been implemented in 14 Community Radio Stations in Bangladesh.
Project Period: June 2015 to May 2016
Financial status: 17,49,785/-
Project Beneficiaries: Total: 5,228, Female: 2,091, Male:3,137

Goal: The project will contribute to the sustainability of CR in Bangladesh by building strong linkages between CR stations and local communities and promoting the active participation on community members in the process of programme production

Objective: To train 42 Community Radio broadcaster from Bangladesh’s 14 CR stations to execute the community Learning programme (CLP) and to develop radio programmes on citizen’s rights and entitlements and access to information on issues of local governance using the CLP

Outputs:

      • 42 Community broadcasters( three from each of Bangladesh’s 14 CR Stations) will acquire the necessary skills to produce programmes using the CLP model
      • 42 radio programmes ( three per CR stations) will be produces and broadcast by the participants
      • The formative reaches exercise under the CLP will lead to informal networks between the CR Station and community members, providing a sustainable base of local knowledge, content and inputs that can be trapped for future programme development
      • Training workshop for CR broadcasters on the community learning Programme (CLP)
      • Formative Research
      • Producing and broadcasting programme
      • Sharing of the CLPs among the stations

Activities :

      • Training workshop for CR broadcasters on the community learning Programme (CLP)
      • Formative Research
      • Producing and broadcasting programme
      • Sharing of the CLPs among the stations