Agenda

Draft Agenda – version 2.0

DAY 1

DAY 2

DAY 3

DAY 4

DAY 5

ACCRA – AMARC 11 Conference

10 August

11 August

12 August

13 August

14 August

THEMES

Global introduction to the Conference, development of the main theme under diverse perspectives

Community Radio, holistic security and sustainable development

Community Radio, culture and identity security

Community Radio, conflict and institutional security

Community Radio for a secure, just world

The promise of Community Radio

H 8.30

registration

announcements

announcements

announcements

announcements

Morning Sessions

H 9:00

Plenary - Regional Perspectives

Plenary - Regional Perspectives

Plenary - Regional Perspectives

Plenary - Workshop Outcomes

To deepen participants' knowledge of each other's context, each Region - Africa, Asia-Pacific, the Caribbean, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East/North Africa and North America - will, facilitated by its Regional Board or equivalent interim structure, give a 10-minute (maximum) presentation on the appropriate day on each of the three themes, delineating their reality and highlighting their main achievements, concerns and aspirations.

H 11.00

welcome refreshments

refreshment break

refreshment break

refreshment break

refreshment break

H 11.30

Plenary - Official Opening

Parallel workshops

Plenary - International Youth Day

Parallel workshops

Plenary - Conference Wrap-up

His Excellency, the President of the Republic of Ghana, has kindly accepted the invitation to open AMARC 11.

H 13.00

lunch break

lunch break

lunch break

lunch break

lunch break

interaction time

interaction time

interaction time

interaction time

interaction time

Afternoon Sessions

H 14.30

Plenary - Thematic Keynote Panel

Parallel workshops

Parallel workshops

AMARC General Assembly

AMARC Elections

A main keynote speaker addresses the global theme, which is respectively taken up in relation to the three sub-themes by a specialist in each of the areas.

H 16.00

refreshment break

refreshment break

refreshment break

refreshment break

refreshment break

H 16:30

Parallel workshops

Parallel workshops

AMARC Extraordinary General Meeting

AMARC General Assembly

Plenary - Official Closing

Workshops on the various themes will be defined by the AMARC 11 committee and the IBOD and also drawn from submissions from AMARC members, community media activists and practitioners, academics and researchers.

The Extraordinary General Meeting will deal exclusively with proposed amendments to the Constitution or Statutes of AMARC, which would have been discussed beforehand at electronic discussions facilitated at the Regional level.

The Official Closing will feature statements from the outgoing and incoming AMARC Presidents as well as a keynote speech by a figure renowned for seminal work in line with the themes of AMARC 11.

H 18.00

close for the day

close for the day

close for the day

close for the day

end of conference

opening reception

closing jam