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#27-19 Community Radio’s Effect on Women … African women taking the mic gain recognition as people

What is the most significant change brought about by community radios in Africa? In Jallov’s studies, the result is consistently: reduction in violence against women. Jallov explains how she works with community radios and how her research brought out this conclusion, and identified other positive changes in communities that gain a voice.

Host(s): Frieda Werden
Featured Speakers/Guests: Birgitte Jallov of Denmark, founder of Communication Partners [now], which works with community media and media for development projects, primarily in Africa.

Credits: Interview and production by Frieda Werden. Recorded at the AMARC conference in Argentina.

Comments: OCTOBER 21, 2019 is the second annual World Feminist Radio Day. For more, or to post relevant content, visit