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Agenda - Friday, October 26
Radio as an Effective Peacebuilding Tool: Achievements from Africa and America
Park University

Radio has proven to be an effective tool worldwide to bridge divides between disparate groups and to facilitate difficult but necessary societal discussions. This afternoon, we will explore radio’s role as an effective peacebuilding tool in Africa, and in Kansas City.

1:00 p.m.
Welcome
Steve Youngblood, Director, Center for Global Peace Journalism, Park University

1:10 p.m.
Radio and Peace in East Africa (Uganda and South Sudan)
Steve Youngblood, Director, Center for Global Peace Journalism

1:30 p.m.
Radio and Peace in Cameroon
Guests via Skype from Cameroon Community Media Network

2:10 p.m.
Break and Student Posters

2:30 p.m.
Public Radio and Peace in Kansas City
KCUR: Laura Ziegler and other(s)

3:10 p.m.
Peacebuilding with KKFI
KKFI: Spencer Graves and others

3:50 p.m.
Closing comments: Steve Youngblood