Gender equality promoted on UN's World Radio DayListen /
Radio broadcasting is being promoted as a key way to furthergender equality and women's empowerment around the world.
On World Radio Day on Thursday, the UN's cultural organization, UNESCO , is raising awareness of the power of radio to promote access to information and the freedom of expression as a means to boost equality.
The medium continues to be the most accessible source of news and information across the developing world.
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