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Radio Ndarason internationale étend ses ondes dans le bassin du lac Tchad

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Le 13 février est la Journée mondiale de la radio. Pour l'occasion, L'atelier des médias propose un reportage au sein de RNI, une radio qui émet en plusieurs langues autour du lac Tchad.

Radio Ndarason Website Experiences ‘Sustained, Massive’ Attack

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The website of Radio Ndarason International (RNI), which broadcasts across the Lake Chad basin in local languages, has had to shut down after it was targeted by a DDOS attack, which…

Radio Ndarason in the Sahel: urgent issues, practical news and dialogue

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With support from AFD, Radio Ndarason Internationale in the Lake Chad region produces programs providing timely, practical information for close to 8 million listeners in Cameroon, Niger, Nigeria and Chad.

Kano is a book lover’s paradise

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I didn’t want to go to Nigeria. I have nothing against the place, I just had too much to do inAi??too many other places that I felt I knew more…



Through our associates across the continent we can provide you with expert analysis on political, security and economic issues from the most challenging places, including fragile states and zones of conflict

Research & Action

Feasibility studies for the projects you know are necessary; monitoring and evaluation of your work in progress; turn-key operations for media projects with dedicated funding.


Brainstorming, training, workshops, partnerships and professional advice based on extensive in-the-field experience.

Media and tech expertise

Appropriate assistance using appropriate technology for a world where the technological and logistical playing field is not even – analogue, digital, social media, websites, print, electronic.

We are a leader in innovative thinking on media and research issues in tough places – conflict zones, fragile states and places where freedom of expression is still only a dream. In places where the creation of a democratic state is still a work in progress, we use appropriate technology to get the message through.


Turn-key solutions for every market, every audience, every challenge.

Websites and IT

Convergence is the key. Your communications tools should be linked to all appropriate platforms.

Research & Analysis

Political, economic and security background for media outlets, think tanks and private clients.

Monitoring & Evaluation

Milestone and way-forward analysis and advice.

Feasibility Studies

Conducting field research to assess project potential using appropriate technology.


Media relations, newsroom development, background on conflict zones and fragile states.



Radio Okapi electronically destroyed the frontline in the Congo’s war.

Amos Namanga NgongiSpecial Representative for the Secretary General United Nations Peacekeeping Mission to the Democratic Republic of Congo, speaking to the Security Council, 2002