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Creating recommendable and familiar content

By Buhle Mbhele Jacaranda FM CEO, Kevin Fine talked the audience through content economy and the power of building a digital relationship with its audiences. Fine explored ways of understanding content, its audience and the extent at which people have embraced it. He...

Giving local voices a chance

By Tshepo Rakumakoe In a panel discussion presented by Francois Retief, two American broadcasters also joined in on the conversation of podcasting and its future in South Africa as a broadcast medium. Retief described podcast as a broadcast form that broadcasters can...

Accessing radio in paradise is only an app away

By Eva Chipa Speaking with much conviction and passion, Xoli Matomela from the German Development Cooperation (GIZ) and the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and Women Empowerment, spoke on a topic we hear far too often about, but rarely do anything to change,...

Programming for social change

By Tshepo Rakumakoe Director of the Wits Radio Academy and Head of Journalism, Professor Franz Kruger, invited Vow FM presenters and Local Voices reporters Veronica Makhoali and Siyabonga Motha to provide insights on their involvement on the Local Voices project. The...