Resource for Theme 'Crosscutting Issues'
Climate Airwaves: Community Radio, Action Research and Advocacy for Climate Justice in Ghana (International Journal of Communication)
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Date of publication: 2012-02-25
Associated Organization: IDS
Themes: Crosscutting Issues, Gender, International climate negotiations, Poverty and vulnerability
Regions: West Africa
This article discusses lessons learned to date from the Climate Airwaves, an initiative aimed at developing new approaches for supporting community radio broadcasters to investigate, communicate, and engage in broader debates on the impacts of climate change on vulnerable communities in Ghana. It also discusses in depth the central role that action research aimed at effecting social change plays in this particular initiative, and in climate justice initiatives more broadly.