Our stories

The scope
and reach

of our radio work

ADOLESCENT HEALTH Sisipho uses the power of radio to get his community talking about HIV, and to encourage young people to take ownership of their health. WATCH NOW HIV & AIDS Purity uses the power of radio to challenge misconceptions, dispel fears, and educate her community about HIV and AIDS. WATCH NOW LGBTI+ RIGHTS Patou uses the power of radio
to combat discrimination and to get LGBTI+ youth in DRC speaking about their lives and their concerns.
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VIOLENCE & SAFETY Asanda uses the power of radio
to raise awareness about gun violence, and to advocate for a safer community.
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CLIMATE CHANGE Beatrice uses the power of radio
to challenge mindsets and shift attitudes around the environment.
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EDUCATION & OPPORTUNITY Hallelujah uses the power of radio
to teach the financial skills needed to manage small agricultural enterprises.
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Topics
Regions
The Vibrant Youth reporters have spent the last two years using radio to raise awareness about gun violence, to advocate for a safer community, to build partnerships, and to start conversations about healing and togetherness in the township of KwaMashu.
March 2, 2020
LGBTI+ advocacy group, Jeunialissime, uses the power of radio to combat discrimination and to get LGBTI+ youth in DRC speaking about their lives and their concerns.
November 27, 2019
Young reporters at Alex FM in the township of Alexandra, South Africa are working to build safer communities by speaking out against gun violence.
November 27, 2019
Before becoming a youth reporter at her local radio station in Kitwe, Zambia, Purity didn't have the confidence to challenge her family's behaviour towards its HIV positive members.
November 27, 2019
I WAS UNHAPPY. I felt the problem was surely mine. I lost myself. Time and time again. I cried myself to sleep. I couldn’t share with my family and friends. Here I lie a broken mind, soul and heart. So enclosed against the wall. So many thoughts. I had to escape them all.
November 27, 2019
Tanzanian young reporters are producing and broadcasting radio shows that illustrate how farming can lead to individual prosperity and country-wide economic growth.
November 27, 2019
The Breaking New Ground youth reporters use their radio shows to get their community talking about HIV, and to encourage young people to accept their HIV status and take ownership of their health.
November 27, 2019
As part of the Unite4Climate Radio Initiative, Beatrice is using the power of radio to challenge mindsets and shift attitudes around environmental attitudes.
November 27, 2019