Have you met a person living with HIV? Well, today we bring you an interview with a brave person who is living with HIV and who decided to explain what is living with HIV mean? This is in commemoration with the UN AIDS Day which was marked here at UNAMID on 1st of December. World AIDS Day is held on 1 December each year. It raises awareness across the world and in the community about the issues surrounding HIV and AIDS. It is a day for people to show their support for people living with HIV and to commemorate people who have died. This interview is conducted by: Umalhassan Abdallah of UNAMID Radio
UNAMID Radio Unit has been broadcasting its radio programmes around Darfur since July 2011.Two of its flagship programmes are the Voice of Children; a weekly magazine style radio programme that is produced and presented by children aged 9 to 15 years old, and Yala Nebni Darfur (Lets Build Darfur); one-hour-magazine style radio programme focusing on themes related to UNAMID mandate. Both of these radio programmes are broadcast on radio Al Salaam 98.0 FM in Khartoum and 7.2MHz, 41 Meter Band SW in Darfur every day from 08:30 to 09:30 and from 14:00 to 15:00.
The radio unit has recently launched its new magazine programme, UNAMID Today, a 30 minute radio programme that highlights the Mission’s activities and human interest stories in Darfur. The programme is broadcast on El Fasher radio, 95 FM and 801 AM every day from 9:30 to 10:00.
The radio programmes are broadcast in Arabic.
UNAMID Radio interview with a Darfuri woman living with HIV
Yala Nebni Darfur, 10 January 2017: UNAMID improve the environment of North Darfur prisons.
This program features how UNAMID improve the environment of North Darfur prisons through training in Management and operation for 30 Prison Police Officers, UNAMID works to development the prison environment in North Darfur. Also features on how UNAMID DDR Section is organizing projects in collaboration with El-Fasher Technical School to reduce unemployment among the Youth of El-Fasher. The Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration works to combat poverty and unemployment among youth segment by providing them with small projects section, which also prevent them from joining the armed oppositions.
Vice of Children, 09 January 2017: Child calls for better education environment at schools in her IDP Camp in El Fasher.
This program features a report on physical and mental preparation for examinations to avoid sheathing which might happen during the examination and led to fraud cases among the students. Also features a call from Haessnaa Ali, an 8 years old child from Abu-Shouk IDP’s Camp, calls for better education environment at schools in her IDP Camp in El fasher.
Yala Nebni Darfur, 08 January 2017: Rakuba Aba Saleh (Drama).
This program which is dedicated to peace-building will you pursue through Rakuba Aba Saleh drama that address social problems and vitality of the people of Darfur. And a Report on the importance of involving the native administration of Darfur in issues of peace and peace process. Beside an interview with Hassabo Mohamed, Program Coordinator for the State Committee to Combat Gender Violence about their efforts during the year 2016.
Yala Nebni Darfur, 07 January 2017: The Effects of smoking on the Body
This program feature The Effects of smoking on the Body. No matter how you smoke it, tobacco is dangerous to your health and affects your entire body, Tobacco smoke is enormously harmful to your health. There’s no safe way to smoke. Replacing your cigarette with a cigar, pipe, or hookah won’t help you avoid the health risks associated with tobacco products. Smoking also depresses appetite, so you may not be getting all the nutrients your body needs.
Yala Nebni Darfur, 06 January 2017: Woman empowerment.
This program Features a report on workshop organized by UNAMID for Political Parties in South Darfur, on the enforcement of Resolution 1325 on woman empowerment. The program also feature interview with Umalhassan Yousef of UNAMID Child Protection unit, about the role of the unit in protecting children in Darfur.
Yala Nebni Darfur, 05 January 2017: Youth role in bringing peace in Darfur
This program features an interview with Musab Al Boogi, Coach at Santos Sport Club, about the importance of football in peaceful coexistence in Darfur. Also features interview with Eisa Basi, Minister of Youth and Sport, South Darfur, about his meeting with UNAMID Head of Office and the collaboration between UNAMID and the minister in supporting the youth role in bringing peace in Darfur.
Yala Nebni Darfur 04 January 2017: Art and promoting peace culture-Drama.
In this program Rakoubat Aba Saleh series features Art and promoting peace culture; a big problem occurred between the Eyal Baraka and gunmen from Khor Tabaldy, and both Sheikh Hamid and Aba Saleh quickly rushed to try and stop the fighting. But it was spiraling out of control - and the problems began to reach Hajar Moya.
Yala Nebni Darfur, 03 January 2017: the Mental Health Care and Treatment.
The mental causes is very clear in the streets of Darfur, where one can see people living in the street mentally affected. But people probably didn’t have the idea that those who are affected can be treated if they took them to the hospital. The Main Place, to take the affected person is your Recovery Center, is a consumer-operated mental health recovery center that promotes recovery through peer support, socialization, education, and training. By working together, consumers build better lives for themselves, gain employment, maintain independence and earn acceptance within their communities, “let’s take those who are mentally sick to the hospital” that’s what the doctor asked for.
Vice of Children 02 January 2017: Interviews with children from the Child Friends Group in Nyala.
This program features several interviews with children from the Child Friends Group in Nyala south Darfur, about their cultural activities. The program also features a report on “we need education” a program organized by Ministry of Education in North Darfur, for children from Abu-Shook IDPs Camp in North Darfur, to enhance the education awareness and opportunities for the displaced children, this program was supported by UNAMID.