The cabinet has given final approval to the draft of 1st National Broadcasting Policy 2014 after 43 years of independence of Bangladesh. The policy was cleared at the regular cabinet meeting chaired by hon'ble Sheikh Hasina, Prime Minister of Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh.
Cabinet Secretary M Mosharraf Hossain Bhuiyan briefed media after the meeting. "The broadcast policy is aimed to ensure free flow of information and responsibility of the media," said the cabinet secretary.
Community Radio Jhenuk 99.2 has been awarded Family Planning Media Award-2013-14 in Radio Category jointly with Bangladesh Betar in a nation-wide competition organized by Directorate of Family Planning of Ministry of Health and Family Welfare under the support of UNFPA. Community Radio Jhenuk 99.2 took part in the competition with their 2-part Investigative spot radio reports.
Bangladesh NGOs Network for Radio and Communication (BNNRC) started its fellowship Program for young women in Media and Journalism for six months. This is the second batch engaged in the program under the support of Free Press Unlimited (FPU).
The Annual Review and Planning Meeting was held in 14 Community Radio stations from 2ndJune to 13 June 2014.
Annual Review and...