BBC World Service Trust -
11 Jul 2000 - 09 Jun 2021
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We use the creative power of media to reduce poverty & promote human rights.
Sajha Sawal celebrates 200 episodes
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A message from our Executive Director, Caroline Nursey
‘Information is power’ is an old adage but it remains as true, if not more so, than it has ever been. Caroline Nursey looks at how the work of the BBC World Service Trust will be strengthened with a new grant from DfID.
Combating food insecurity in northern Kenya
As famine is declared in neighbouring Somalia, we’re helping ActionAid to improve vital communication with drought-affected populations in northern Kenya.
Beyond Facebook: media support in the Arab world
The BBC WST is helping local media to provide socially responsible and locally appropriate coverage of current events to audiences across the Arab world.
New film: communication as aid
In any emergency people's lives are turned upside down. Knowing what's happening, where to go for assistance and who to call for help is crucial to their survival and recovery.
South Sudan: voice of independence
Radio provides a vital source of information for the people of the world’s newest country as they embark on the long process of nation building, says Carol Morgan in Juba.
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