Farm Radio International

Organisation's type: Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) / Organisation Non-Gouvernementale (ONG)

Organization Acronym *: FRI

Year of Registration *: 1900

Year of Commencement of Operations *: 1900

Contact Information

  • Postal Address *: Post office Box AH 1265, Achimota Accra. Ghana
  • Office Location: ±Fourth Avenue Bridge Road Ecomog Last stop, Accra. GE-238-1441
  • Region *: Greater Accra
  • Country *: Ghana
  • City *: Accra
  • Telephone *: 0208186887
  • Fax :
  • Email *: bfiafor@farmradio.org
  • Website *: http://www.farmradio.org/

Activities

  • Vision *: We envision a world where the work of African farm families brings prosperity and food security to themselves, their communities and their countries
  • Mission *: We support African broadcasters to provide radio services that share knowledge with, and amplify the voices of, small-scale farmers, their families and their communities.
  • Thematic Areas *: Agriculture, Food & Livestock / Agriculture, Alimentation & Elevage,Communications and Media / Communications et Médias,Governance / Gouvernance,Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) / Objectifs de Développement Durable (ODD),Health Provision / Soins de Santé,Rural Development / Développement Rural,Gender Equality / Egalité des Sexes
  • Target Group: National / Nationale,Community / Communauté
  • Key Objectives *: Communication for Development using radio and ICTs
  • Core Competencies *: Knowledge Management / Gestion des Connaissances,Capacity Development / Renforcement des Capacités,Awareness Creation & Sensitization / Prise de Conscience et Sensibilisation,Project Management,Media engagement,Research,Gender and Social Inclusion
  • Government Engagement:

More Information

  • Major or Current Achievements *: Communication for Development
  • Functional Board *:
  • Number of Board Members *: 21
  • List Expertise of Board Members *: Finance, Project Management, Research, Agronomy, Communication,
  • Organisational Strategic Plan *:
  • Head of Organisation *: Kevin Perkins
  • Name of Contact Person *: Ian Pringle
  • Position of Contact Person *: Director of Programs and Projects
  • Number of Staff *: 71
  • Number of Males *: 39
  • Number of Females *: 32