Video

  • Forecariah Rural Radio

    Fighting Ebola through Rural Radio: Forecariah Rural Radio (Guinea).

    La lutte contre Ebola à travers la radio rurale: Forecariah Radio Rurale (Guinée).

    [Source: UNICEF]

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  • Youth, ICTs and Agriculture

    This video illustrates a youth's ICT-enabled journey into profitable farming, based on the publication 'ICT4D Effects: Youth, ICTs and Agriculture' (IICD's work)

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  • Educational Radio Programmes Boost Agriculture in Rural Nigeria

    The Smallholders Farmers Rural Radio broadcasts educational radio programmes on crop cultivation, livestock rearing and soil management 10 hours a day in the local Igbo language to inform and educate its 250,000 small-farmer listeners and improve their agricultural, environmental management and market access capacity.

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  • Marketing the future - The Gambia participatory video

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    Participatory Video produced in the Village of Nyagen, North Bank, highlighting the debate over the role of middle-persons in marketing agricultural products. The community discusses whether it is advisable or appropriate for farmers to use their intervention.

    Version française:

    Vidéo participative produite dans le village de Nyagen, North Bank, sur le débat à propos du rôle des intermédiaires dans la commercialisation des produits agricoles. La communauté discute s'il est recommandé et approprié pour les producteurs d'employer leurs services.

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  • L'échalote de Ganda Kilema - Vidéo participative au Mali

    L'échalote du Plateau Dogon est reconnue dans tout le Mali pour sa qualité et sa saveur. Dans cette vidéo participative, les producteurs de Ganda Kilema racontent leurs histoires et leurs efforts pour accroître la production d'échalote et améliorer encore plus sa qualité. L'objectif est de s'insérer dans des nouveaux marchés afin d'augmenter les revenus et développer leurs standards de vie.

    English version:
    The shallot from the Plateau Dogon is famous all over Mali for their quality and taste. In this Participatory Video, the farmers of Ganda Kilema tell their stories and show their efforts to increase the shallot production and improve its quality even more. The goal is to reach new markets enabling them to raise their revenues and develop their life standards.

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The following videos show community radio and participatory video projects based on ComDev methodologies accomplished in Africa. These informative videos demonstrate the effectiveness of participatory communication for rural development. The videos include as well a number of communication experts consultations (2006) that evidence the central role of communication for development in promoting rural development and eradicating food insecurity.