BBC World Service Trust -
11 Jul 2000 - 10 Jan 2022
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Building bridges in Somalia
Nick Raistrick reports from Hargeisa on how bringing journalists and community groups together is helping improve the media amid some of the most dangerous conditions in the world.
International Women's Day
Celebrating the centenary of International Women's Day with a round-up of our work from around the world.
Women of the World
Continuing our International Women’s Day celebrations, the BBC WST took part in the Women of the World festival on London's Southbank.
Mariama Khai Fornah, journalist, Sierra Leone
Award-winning journalist Mariama Khai Fornah describes her experiences as a reporter, commitment to journalism and hopes for Sierra Leone’s future.
TV drama Bishaash comes to the UK
Following its success since launching in Bangladesh in November 2010, Bishaash is now set to help British Bangladeshis learn English.
Southern Sudan referendum
In the lead up to a watershed referendum in Southern Sudan, six local radio trainees have been working together to give a voice to local people.
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