WORLD RADIO DAY: Nearfm and Community radio history.


JACK BYRNE speaks to John Healy on World Radio day about the history of the set up of NEARFM in Coolock. They speak of the creation of the CRAOL network. They discuss funding for Community Radio in 2013 and also the details of  a conference on Social Justice Media being organised to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Near Media Co-operative.

Duration: 19'25" DATE: February 13, 2013
Interviewer:John Healy
Producer:John Healy
Interviewee:Jack Byrne
Themes:Irish Life & Culture, Local Current Affairs, Local Arts & Culture
Keywords:History of NEARFM, History of CRAOL, Jack Byrne, community empowerment, funding for community, social justice media, citizen journalism
LocationCoolock, North Dublin Time Period:2013
Type:Sound Language:English
Creator:Near FM Publisher:Near FM
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