Association mondiale des radiodiffuseurs communautaires (AMARC)

World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters
Asociación Mundial de Radios Comunitarias

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History

Founded 1983, Montréal QC (Canada). Also referred to as World Association of Community Radios -- Association mondiale des radios communautaires; World Association of Community Broadcasters -- Association mondiale des radiodiffuseurs communautaires; Assemblée mondiale des artisans de la radio communautaire; Assemblée mondiale des radiodiffuseurs communautaires.

Aims

Support and contribute to the development of participatory radio along the principles of solidarity and international cooperation; develop and further a general understanding of the concept and role of community radio; promote use of community radio as a viable alternative model for communication; promote use of community radio as a tool for development, peace, justice and solidarity; promote and facilitate cooperation and information exchange between community radio broadcasters; defend community radio broadcasters who are threatened by political developments; contribute to the democratization of communication that meets the needs and demands of communities, in the pursuit of a new world information balance.

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Activities

Events/meetings.

Structure

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Languages

English, French, Portuguese, Spanish.

Financing

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Consultative Status

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) (Associate Status).

Relations with Inter-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 2 inter-governmental organizations.
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Relations with Non-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 23 non-governmental organizations.
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Publications

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Members

Members in 120 countries
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UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and InfrastructureGOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities

UIA Org ID

F0332

Last News Received

2018
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