Workshop to raise capacity to produce programs in three areas of local concern in Sauti FM, Kenya

English
17/11
Themes: 
Programming
Gender equality
Agriculture
Health
Issues of local public concern
Editorial work
Broadcasting
Journalism
Project outcomes: 
Journalism training

From 17th to 18th November 2013, 15 radio Sauti staff (8 men and 7 women) were trained in Asembo Bay, Siaya county, Kenya. The workshop target was to enhance their capacities on producing programs in agriculture, health and women empowerment. 

Radios: 
Sauti FM
Slides: 
Workshop in Sauti FM, Kenya
Training group during workshop in Sauti FM, Kenya

Dr. Onuonga, Fredrick Mariwa and Mary Casiraghi, from Community Media Support, conducted a participatory training as follows:

-          analysis of the level of understanding of the trainees about the topics to be trained;

-          identification of the capacity gaps;

-          theoretical and practical components, including individual and group exercises.

After the activities, an evaluation took place identyfing how new concepts would be put into practice in radios' daily routines.

First phase (2012-2014)