We use radio to amplify youth voices across Africa, giving them the skills and tools to speak about their lives
Nina is the Assistant Director at CRF administering the SA board, local partnerships, is a youth media trainer and producer for CRF’s weekly radio show, The Radio Workshop. Before joining CRF she spent eight years as a television journalist and sub-editor. She completed a Higher Diploma in Library and Information Science working as a children’s librarian and went on to devise and perform theatre locally and in the UK.
What is your background and how did you get involved with CRF?
I have a background in children’s library services, physical theatre and television journalism. It’s a mixed bag of different skills that really comes together so well working at CRF – that combination of youth development, storytelling and broadcast. When I was a children’s librarian at a community library I learned what children’s needs were, how best to respond to them that had the most impact. When I heard about...