FM Radio Program: 'Dewel'
Since March 2001, FSS, in collaboration with
WAAG Communications, a local media firm, has been broadcasting a program of
interviews and discussions on development and community issues on FM radio.
FM Addis 97.1 is a new media venture launched by the government recently. It
covers an area of 150 Km. radius from Addis Ababa and has a potential audience
of over ten million. FSS' program, which is aimed at reaching and involving the
wider public in policy debates, is aired three times a week and has attracted
considerable public interest.
Recently, FSS has launched
development-oriented radio program via the South Nations and Nationalities
Peoples FM station. The program is called 'Jember'. The program is on air
beginning January 22, 2006.