World Radio Day

TALK UP YOUT hosted a special broadcast for World Radio Day on 13 February 2021 under the theme “New World, New Radio: Evolution, Innovation, Connection”. They were supported by The Jamaica National Commission for UNESCO. It was broadcasted on Nationwide News and its youtube channel

  • discussions by young people on the role that radio has played
  • a special presentation by UNESCO representatives locally & globally to highlight the work it is doing to benefit youth.
  • impact of the radio station on the youth in the Accompong Maroon community

Two of JNC-UNESCO youth members, Mikela Gonzales and Aldon Currie made presentations on their experiences with UNESCO