World Radio Day 2014: SOAS Lightning Talks Tue, 2014-02-25 15:55

Three lightning talks from World Radio Day 2014 held at SOAS on 13th February 2014. Uzma Sulaiman speaks about Lifeline Energy and how wind-up radios increase access to education; Felicity Finch presents on ‘Urunana’ a Rwandan Radio Soap Opera and Gemma Ferguson talks about the Equal Access Project ‘Samajhdari’ in Nepal.

A Talking Drums performance by Nii Kwartey Owoo follows the talks, demonstrating how drumming is recognised as the first form of radio in Ghana.

Photo: Children’s Radio Foundation Young Reporter from Taung, South Africa