Na mwandishi Kelvin Mpinga makala ya HALI HALISI ikiangazia nafasi ya watu wenye ulemavu katika kujitokeza kwenye nafasi za uongozi.
Location: Jamhuri Street,Pangani,Tanga Frequency: 107.7 Mhz Contact: P.o. Box 1 Pangani, Tanga. Tel: +255-27-2630303/203 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Who we are... • A Community radio station in Pangani District broadcasting through 107.7 Mhz since May 2011. We cover Pangani District, parts of Zanzibar, Muheza, Handeni, Korogwe and Bagamoyo Districts and some parts of Tanga city. Pangani • Part and parcel of UZIKWASA (www.uzikwasa.or.tz) a local NGO that empowers communities towards taking ownership of their development and raising voices through creative and interactive multimedia communication including Film (link to Aisha face book) and Theatre for Development, Comic books and interactive radio programs • A Monitoring and Evaluation instrument that systematically collects and analyzes community feedback for designing dynamic programs that are responsive to changing community needs. Our Mission To be committed to a development process that facilitates communities towards promotion and ownership of their development agenda through participatory program approaches and collaboration with partners. Objectives • To broadcast locally and culturally appropriate participatory programmes for creating awareness on critical development issues including local behaviours and practices related to HIV/AIDS, Gender and Human rights, transformative Leadership, Heritage and progressive Culture. • To enable Pangani communities to participate in the design and implementation of effective communication strategies for enhanced debates, partnership and networking for their improved wellbeing. Our strength based on • THINKING DEEP, recognizing complexity and interplay of multiple forces in program design to effectively address diverse needs. • Belief in the effectiveness of participation and self-reliance for ownership and sustainability • Our strong and committed program team, talented radio presenters/producers and hard working radio volunteers and village correspondents. We do… • Produce interactive radio programs that complement and re-enforce other community communication media such as Theatre for development, Village cinema, public debates and Printed IEC materials. • Produce programs that assist communities to speak up about their development challenges and foster mutual accountability and leadership commitment. This includes inviting women to voice their concerns, build their confidence and encourage men to be supportive to women’s efforts. • Produce programs that are reflective of local realities and based on research findings.