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October 14, 2002

Radio Sex-ed Program to Save Lives, Ethiopian Government commits $100,000 towards AIDS prevention

October 14, 2002 — Shelburne, VT– A novel sex-ed program is broadcasting on Ethiopia’s airwaves. Population Media Center (PMC), which uses serial radio dramas to promote healthy and safe sexual practices, is receiving a $100,000 grant from the Ethiopian Government’s HIV/AIDS Council to boost sex education.

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October 8, 2002

New Project Launched to Stop HIV/AIDS Spread in Swaziland

October 8, 2002 — Shelburne, VT– In a country where infection rates are soaring, three popular television programs may prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS. The United Nations Development Program-Swaziland has asked Population Media Center (PMC) to work with three television shows, Swazi View, Coca Cola What’s Up?, and...

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September 12, 2002

Fathers of Pro-Social Entertainment Reunite After 25 Years

September 12, 2002 — Shelburne, VT, – September 12, 2002 – It is no accident that for 25 years soap operas have been a vehicle for social change around the world. To mark the 25th anniversary of promoting social change by broadcasting hugely popular television and radio serials,...

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June 1, 2002

PMC Launches its First Radio Serial Drama in Ethiopia

June 1, 2002 — Population Media Center-Ethiopia (PMC) will launch a research-based radio serial drama designed to address Reproductive Health and HIV/AIDS issues in Ethiopia on June 1, 2002 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. This is a unique program, the first of its kind ever to be carried out...

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May 30, 2002


May 30, 2002 — Shelburne, VT, USA—May 30, 2002—The Population Media Center (PMC) will launch two radio serial dramas in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on June 1 that address reproductive health and HIV/AIDS. What do a small town in Vermont, USA, and Addis Ababa, Ethiopia have in common? A...

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