Javadekar to present National Community Radio Awards 2019

first_imgNew Delhi: Union Minister Prakash Javadekar will be presenting the National Community Radio Awards 2019 during the 7th Community Radio Sammelan that is scheduled to be held from August 27 to August 29 in New Delhi.The event is being organised by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting at DR Ambedkar Bhawan and the theme of this year’s Sammelan is ‘Community Radio for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).’ “On August 28, Javadekar will present awards to Community Radio Stations for their achievements in broadcasting development programmes in various genres including promotion of local culture, most creative and innovative content, community engagement awards, among others,” the Ministry said in a Press release on Monday. Also Read – Uddhav bats for ‘Sena CM’The event will witness the participation of all operational Community Radio Stations across the country. “The representatives of the Community Radio Stations will discuss experiences and possibilities of programming for better public awareness on SDGs. The event will also witness discussion on various flagship schemes of the government like Jal Shakti Abhiyan and efforts for Disaster Risk Reduction,” the Ministry said. According to the release, research, production, broadcasting, dissemination of social welfare messages through social media and content management for community radio stations will also be discussed during the two-day event.last_img read more