Feminist Radio in Mexico

Birgitte Jallov from Denmark is the Founding Director of EmpowerHouse, an organization she uses to promote and midwife community media projects in countries all over the world. She has just launched her own podcast series titled “Women on the Global Community Airwaves.” Her guest on the debut episode was Maru Chavez, a founder and organizer of Violeta Radio, a unique feminist radio station which can be listened to at 106.1 FM in Mexico City, on several streaming apps including Radio Garden and at violetaradio.org.

Credits:  Audio from empowerhouse.dk; theme music is One Woman (https://www.unwomen.org/en/about-us/about-un-women/un-women-song).

Women’s International News Gathering Service (WINGS) has been covering the global women’s movement and related issues for community radio since 1986. NOTE: [email protected] IS TEMPORARILY DOWN – USE [email protected] to contact us until further notice.

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