Farm Radio Trust has taken the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic head on. As a leading ICT based organisation in the provision of extension services in the agricultural sector in Malawi, FRT is disseminating messages on covid-19 approved by the Malawi governement to the farming communities across the country using our ICT based platforms such as radio,sms Push/Pull and the farmers’ Call Centre.

FRT on Covid

This article above by Nation Newspaper has captured some highlights of our radio programming efforts, coupled with the Call Centre hotline as platforms that are being utilised by the farming communities in the absence of physical engagement with agricultural experts in a bid to reduce further spread of the Corona Virus. We are doing this with financial support from the World Food Programme (WFP)..

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