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Radio Network in Southern Senegal Tries to Restore Peace| Voice of America

A community radio project in Senegal’s troubled Casamance region is trying to help the peace process there by encouraging dialogue in an atmosphere of ongoing tension and violence.

Pasted to the wall inside Fogny FM, a radio station located just south of the Gambian border, are the words “radio is an art” scribbled in French.  But for thousands of listeners living amidst West Africa’s longest running civil war, the station is far more than art.

Read more and listen here: Radio Network in Southern Senegal Tries to Restore Peace| Voice of America.

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