In this programme you will hear a story about campaign to fight Female Genital Mutilations (FGM) in Darfur. The campaign organized by a network of civil society organizations in Elfasher, has been ramping up recently in its fight against FGM as practice, with extensive media outreach, opening a new dialogue on this issue in Darfur.
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.
Yalla Nebni Darfur, Vol 2.6, March 2018: Fighting female genital mutilations in Darfur
Yalla Nebni Darfur, Vol 2.5, March 2018: Gender-based violence awareness campaign
In this programme you will hear about raising awareness campaign on Violence Against Women and Girls, which is one of the most prevalent human rights violations in the world. It knows no social, economic or national boundaries. In Darfur, UNAMID has recently organized awareness campaign to fight violence against women.
Yalla Nebni Darfur, Vol 2.4, March 2018: Women's struggle to fight harmful practices
In this programme you will hear about women's struggle to fight harmful health practices, there are several traditional health practices that affect children and cause permanent disability in Darfur.
Yalla Nebni Darfur, Vol 2.3, March 2018: Feeding the children campaign
In this programme you will hear about a programme organized by Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) International to help increase the nutrition intake for children of North Darfur. The programme was conceived because of the catastrophic nutritional situation in Darfur, MSF started blanket-feeding-distribution for children under the age of five years old at Shangile Tobaya IDP Camp, North Darfur, so that the children can receive medically monitored feedings with special high-nutrition milk to build up their metabolisms.
Yalla Nebni Darfur, Vol 2.2, March 2018: Family cooperative to support poor families
In this programme you will hear about family cooperative, a high quality programme to provide a safe and nurturing environment while promoting the physical, social, emotional and intellectual development of young children in Abu shouk IDP’s Camp, North Darfur.
Yalla Nebni Darfur, Vol 2.1, March, 2018: Peace and Peaceful Coexistence Festival in North Darfur IDP Camp
In this programme you will hear about UNAMID's Community Outreach Unit, in partnership with the Youth Union, Al Salam camp for displaced persons in North Darfur, held a peace and peaceful coexistence festival, that consist of traditional dances and musical concert. More than 1,500 people attended the event.
Yall Nebni Darfur, Vol 2.12, February 2018: World Radio Day
In this programme you will hear about the celebration of the World Radio Day that was commemorated in Kabkabia, North Darfur.
Yall Nebni Darfur, Vol 2.11, February 2018: A story of IDP woman in North Darfur
In this programme you will hear a story of a woman who lives in an Internally Displaced Persons camp in North Darfur. Khadija Eissa 43 years old who is struggling to make some income to put her family together, her husband is blind and her children are still young.
Voice of Children, Vol 2.10, February 2018: Darfuri girl: I want to be an architect (repeat)
In this programme you will hear about the a Darfuri girl who has challenged the society taboo. Amira Abdurrahman, nine years old, a young girl from Zamzam IDP camp in North Darfur who is allowed by her family to pursue her ambition amid conservative society.
Yalla Nebni Darfur, Vol 2.9, February 2018: UN-AU Hybrid Operation in Darfur mandate
This programme talks about UNAMID's mandate particularly looking at peacebuilding activities in areas of Darfur. It also talks about efforts made to implement UNAMID's mandate, particularly in the area of protection of civilians.