Radio Wanno Enters the International Video and Communications Awards

Radio Wanno Enters the International Video and Communications Awards

Prison Radio, Radio Wanno at Buckingham Palace for the Butler Trust Awards

The project manager, radio tutors and champions of Radio Wanno, HMP Wandsworth’s prison radio and media literacy project, Kevin Field, Simon Sujeewon and Donovan McGrath, was awarded a Butler Trust Award at Buckingham palace this week. “every prison should have a [Radio Wanno]” – “We never dreamed of a visit to Buck House as an […]

We’re featured in The Guardian.

Media for Development’s ‘Young Dads TV‘ project features in the Guardian online as a winner of the 2011 Nominet Internet Awards. [View the story “The Guardian online features Young Dads TV” on Storify] The Guardian online features Young Dads TV Nominet’s ‘Internet Awards’ hub on Guardian’s news website features Young Dads TV, winner of the […]

‘Clare – A Gypsy Life’ goes viral on Youtube!

A film made as part of Media for Development’s award-wining Savvy Chavvy project has been viewed over 80,000 times on Youtube.

Great new drama about young dads ahead of Father’s Day 2012 and Inside Job Productions have worked with young dads to produce a new drama series about life as a young parent, ahead of Father’s Day 2012.

Prison Radio at The Sony Radio Academy Awards

Yesterday saw the 30th annual Sony Radio Academy Awards event held at the Grosvenor Hotel in London.  The Sony’s as they are known are the Oscars of the radio industry they stand for the very best in radio programme making.  This year there were 37 categories up for grabs and as ever the judges were looking […]

Can digital games save the world?

Media for Development recently supported the European Commission, taking part in an event exploring the use of video games to support disadvantaged communities. The manager of YoungDads.TV, Scott Colfer, took part in an Experts Workshop on Digital Games for Empowerment and Inclusion in Seville, Spain, hosted by the European Commission. Scott was there as part […]