Community Radio to Broadcast From World Social Forum in Nairobi

Montreal, January 17, 2007. The World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters, (AMARC) will cover, thanks to the Internet and its world network of community radios the social alternatives to neoliberal globalization discussed by civil society organisations in the 7th World Social Forum (WSF) to be held in Nairobi, Kenya, from January 20- 25.>>

A delegation of more than 25 journalists from community radios in Africa, Asia Pacific, Latin America and the Caribbean, North America and Europe will cover the activities of the WSF in collaboration, among others, with Inter-Press Service (IPS) and Panos. The information agencies of AMARC, Pulsar in Latin America and Simbani in Africa, as well as Amisnet in Italy, and representatives of community radios form all the regions of AMARC will coordinate the broadcast in English, French, Spanish, Italian, German and other languages. To learn more on the Internet broadcast and to listen to the podcasting of the broadcast, visit :

The World Associaition of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC) has more than 3500 members in 110 countries and is at the service of the community radio movement worldwide. For further information visit :