Knowledge Sharing for Climate Change Adaption

Resource for Theme 'Poverty and vulnerability'

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

Countries: Ghana

Summary:

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.

Open link: Climate Airwaves: Community Radio, Action Research and Advocacy for Climate Justice in Ghana (International Journal of Communication)