BBC World Service Trust -
11 Jul 2000 - 31 Aug 2021
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Baaba Maal calls for media to be "at the centre of development"
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Television drama and game show to teach families English
English in Action is launching two television programmes in Bangladesh - a drama series and game show - to enable millions of children and adults of all ages to learn English.
Event: Making a noise for the MDGs
What happened when an audience debated drama, development and the role of women at a live broadcast from London’s Southbank Centre?
Mark Thompson praises our work in Afghanistan
Our work in Afghanistan and Haiti has been praised by BBC Director General Mark Thompson in a speech to the New America Foundation.
Ten stories of change in India
We recently celebrated the tenth anniversary of the BBC WST in India. Over the past ten years we have reached hundreds of millions with drama and factual content that is engaging and life changing.
Ethiopia’s Abugida wins top award
Our radio magazine show has been named mass media communicator of the year at the pan-African AfriComNet awards.
Emergency radio reaches millions in Pakistan
Millions in Pakistan began tuning in to emergency lifeline radio programming yesterday, as BBC Urdu launched a new service to people in the most severely flooded areas of the country.
Lifeline radio in Kyrgyzstan
The BBC World Service Trust and Internews are providing humanitarian news reporting for victims of ethnic violence in southern Kyrgyzstan.
Communicating Justice in Liberia and Sierra Leone
Award-winning Liberian journalist Joseph Cheeseman has been reporting on the trial of former President Charles Taylor for over two years.
At the Crossroad in Mile 91
“Okada” rides and blackouts: Adolphus Williams, journalism mentor in Mile 91, Sierra Leone describes his work at Radio Gbafth.
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