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Objectives

Overall objective of the Project

To strengthen the capacity of community radios in Bangladesh as sources of information on important issues affecting the lives of marginalized groups and as platforms to encourage dialogue and participation of the poor and the voiceless in defining policies on poverty reduction.

Specific objectives

  • a) To produce quality content (program) on issues of development and poverty reduction: women rights, health, land rights, good governance, right to access to information, fight against corruption, education.
  • b) To do advocacy and raise awareness on the importance of community radio for inclusion of weak and marginalized groups.
  • c) To facilitate dialogue between communities and local and national governments.
  • d) To raise awareness and promote active use of the Right to Information Act (access to information) as a tool to expose wrongdoing and fight corruption.