Under Secretary McHale To Discuss the Importance of Radio in Pakistan

Posted by DipNote Bloggers
March 22, 2011
Pakistani Man Listens to a Radio in Sind Province

Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Judith McHale and Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Senior Advisor Alex Evans will take part in a panel discussion at the New America Foundation on the importance of radio to education, grassroots empowerment, and countering extremist voices. Murtaza Solangi, Director General of Pakistan Broadcasting Corporation, will deliver remarks. Mr. Solangi heads up the oldest and largest radio network in Pakistan with over 88 stations across the country. You can view the video on www.newamerica.net March 22 at 4:00 p.m. (EDT).


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