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All India Reg. No. S/425/2014

Seminar on “Empowerment through Community Radio”

About Seminar: Topics Covered A seminar on “Empowerment through community Radio” Current Scenario in Community Radio was organized by Federation of Community Radio Stations Community Radio and its potential in association with Telecom Regulatory Authority of India. 50 Community Radio as a Change Agent CR Representatives, 15 Research Associates, 50 Journalists Corporate Social Responsibility for CRS (CSR 4 CRS) and People from Community Media around the nation were Multilateral Communication - Role of Community Radio Capacity Building of Rural Women through CRS present for the empowering sessions.

PD Sharma, Dy Director, (CRS) MIB BK Kuthiyala, Chairperson, HSHEC KG Suresh, Emeritus Professor

Bhavna Sharma, Advisor, TRAI

Hariom Srivastava,Former DG, AIR Dr. Dharampal Singh, FCRS

Pradeep Malhotra, CSR Expert

Dr. Arpita Sharma, GBPUANT

Ramesh Hangloo, FCRS

Dignitairies from Communtity Radio Fraternity

RJ Arushi, MC

Paper Presentation by Research Scholars About Paper Presentation Paper presentation chaired by Prof. Subhash Dhuliya, introspected various functional and dysfunctional aspects of Community Radio Stations. Somebody pointed out that a researcher should be present with each Community radio station for better understanding of community choices.

Topics Taken Community Radio and Environment Visibility and Expression of Spaces for Women in CR Programme Content Creation in Community Radio Role of Community Radio in empowerment of women Role of Community Radio in livelihood improvement

Sujit Muktan, Drishti

Prof. Subhash Dhuliya, Emiretus Professor, Central Univ. of Rajasthan

RJ Krishna, MC

TJ Raju, Rathinavani, Tamil Nadu

Amit Verma, Manipal Univ, Jaipur

Gayathri, Kadolsai, Rameshwaram Ajay Vardhan, IGNOU Jodhpur

Best practices sharing by Community Radio Stations

Experince Sharing Topics Covered Community radio representative presented their work Community Radio in Education & Learning and talked about their unique initiatives including success Work done by CRS in Agriculture stories. Need of such shared space was realized to Community Radio and Skill Development acknowledge and understand the ground reality. Empowering Rural Communities though Community Radio

Seminar Feedback A Wonderful Knowledgeable and Greatly organised seminar. We were really empowered. - Abbas, Radio Awaz Dahod GJ

Dr Indrajit, Radio Vahini, UP

Lokesh, Radio Banasthali, RJ

Kripa Shankar, Rimjhim, Bihar

Thanks for organising the wonderful event. I have returned with elevated experience & memories of the program - Sanjay Chandekar, Radio FTII, Pune I express my heartfelt greetings and thanks on behalf of the Radio Vahini, NIOS for organizing meaningful discussion on the development of Community Radio. - Dr Indrajeet Singh, Radio Vahini, Noida

Jitender Shrama, Radio Sironj, MP Jignasa Dave, Rudino Radio, Gujarat Subhashree, Radio Madhuban, Rajasthan

Conclusion: For future of India, role of a profound medium of communication i.e. community radio should uplift various dimensions of the society. In this seminar, the economic, social, cultural, spiritual and educational aspects were discussed for empowerment through Community Radio. Future has a lot to dig into Community Radio Station’s potential. Participants unanimously said that more seminars and workshops should be organized for better outcome. Published by Federation of Community Radio Stations - FCRS | 38, Bahubali Enclave, New Delhi, India | Website : www.fcrs.in Mob : 9414154343 ; 9413366451 | Email : fcrsindia@gmail.com, info@fcrs.in | Facebook : FCRSIndia, Twitter : FCRSIndia

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