In order for campus radio to fulfil its role as a community development tool the management and staff must be encouraged to generate programmes that would be relevant to its host community for both rural and campus radio the owners must put in place mechanisms that will ensure accountability, transparency and peaceful co-existence in the in. 3 community radio can play a significant role at the grass roots level for rural development for instance, issues of poverty, agriculture, gender inequality, education, social problems among others could be the focus for programming. Community radio a tool of social change: still a far cry in pakistan the role of community radio is to respond to the priorities set by the community, to facilitate their discussions on is on way to the road of development through community radio with the approval of ‘community radio installation, broadcast. Therefore, the central mandate of community radio is to promote development at the grassroots this development involves the people themselves and seek to bring about positive change in their living conditions and system, etc) given the important role community radios have played in the development of other nations, community radio if.
Community radio acts as a vehicle for the community and voluntary sector, civil society, agencies, ngos and citizens to work in partnership to promote community development. Community development in a target area in micro level is the primary role of a community radio low cost, easy access, almost two-way communication, opportunity to follow ups, are the plus points of community radio. Community development is a way of strengthening civil society by prioritising the actions of communities, and their perspectives in the development of social, economic and environmental policy it seeks the empowerment of local communities, taken to mean both geographical communities, communities of interest or identity and communities.
The hallmark of development communication is the explicit and implicit desire to change the way people behave here we note that community radio is playing that role – changing the way ordinary. The rational for community radio in kenya is strong on legal/constitutional, social, cultural and development grounds kenya is multi-linguistic, multi-cultural, and multi-religious with more than 40 tribes and communities. Request full-text role of community radio for community development in bangladesh article january 2017 with 38 reads. The roles of community development workers are to help improve the quality of life for economically and socially disadvantaged groups community development workers develop activities and plan improvements to public services and other related programs. Community media radio has the role in developm ent if it is established in local government institutions, thus people will can get encouragement to participate in the activities with more enthusiasm.
In community radio stations to make more efficient use of community media for community development by getting people involved in clarifying issues and solving problems and in talking to each other. Role of community radio in development the research aims are firstly, to investigate the extent and ways in which community radio is used as a tool for development through audience participation and secondly to examine the extent to which communication for development in community radio in malawi takes the form of participatory. Vital role in passing information on development issues both locally and internationally this paper was aimed at assessing the role of community radio stations in enhancing rural development. Sewlal, r (2014) the role and rise of community radio in the development of democracy in south africa: 20 years of community radio is the first tier of broadcasting commercial broadcasting and public service.
A community radio station should be managed by the community, from the community and for the community in practice that usually means a broad-based community partnership will form the board of directors and/ or steering group. Research shows importance of community radio in south sudan august 5, 2011 if the radio stopped operating at the moment, i think it would leave the community in the darknessthey will be in the darkness. The potential of community radio to contribute to nepal’s growth and development is greater than ever: there are now a large and growing number of stations covering a significant percentage of the country’s geography and population the sector is relatively. Perspectives on community media and rural development in nigeria ben u nwanne, ph d1 1 scholars have explored the role of the mass media in development theoretically, the agenda especially at oke-afa canal he insisted that community media, especially radio and television, would have helped disseminate timely and credible.