UNESCO World Radio Day – 13 February

Still not sure what you should do tomorrow? UNESCO has 15 suggestions for you!


15 Ways to Celebrate World Radio Day

  1. Help broadcast audio, video and written messages from UNESCO’s Director-General on World Radio Day in all public, private and community radio.
  2. Broadcast messages from World Radio Day supporters including UNESCO Artists for Peace, industry experts and celebrity advocates for Radio. (2014 messages | Past messages)
  3. Produce a radio programme or public service announcement on one of UNESCO’s sub-themes for World Radio Day 2014 to be broadcast repeatedly on 13 February 2014.
  4. Organize and broadcast World Radio Day themed debates and discussions with media stakeholders (broadcasters, policy-makers, academics, legal community) on the issue of gender equality in radio.
  5. Organize phone-in radio shows so listeners can discuss the importance of radio, share memories of great moments in radio history, and give their views on gender equality.
  6. Interview local, regional and national radio personalities on World Radio Day.
  7. Share recordings of your radio show and other World Radio Day themed broadcasts on UNESCO’s World Radio Day SoundCloud pageUNESCO-World-Radio-Day-2
  8. Add a link to your favourite radio programme on gender equality and empowerment of women to our worldwide map.
  9. Hold training sessions for young broadcasters using UNESCO’s Youth Radio Toolkit
  10. Display and distribute training courseware on Radio Production from UNESCO’s Open Training Platform.
  11. Display and distribute free UNESCO products about broadcasting
  12. Join the National Commission for UNESCO in your country to facilitate celebrating national events.
  13. Place our World Radio Day Banner on your social media channel or website and encourage newspapers, radio, television and website editors to place a banner on their sites during World Radio Day on 13 February.
  14. Celebrate World Radio Day with the World Association of Community Broadcasters (AMARC), worldradioday.org or local community radio associations.
  15. Record a World Radio Day message and share it with the world.

 *Visual materials by Ena Kasumovic

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