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RTC FM adopts new systems, technologies for crisis management

Radio Turks & Caicos is developing a new weather reporting system for the region as part of its crisis management function.

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PSM Unpacked | Emergency broadcasting

Staff of PMA members joined PSM Unpacked, an online roundtable session, to discuss the vital role of emergency broadcasting.

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“A vital tool”: Why RNZ turned to shortwave after the Tongan volcanic eruption

When the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai volcano exploded earlier this year, RNZ Pacific reverted to shortwave to reach the isolated island nation. 

A satellite image of the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai eruption.

Covering the Tongan tsunami from abroad, with no communications

Tongan journalist Agnes Tupou reflects on how they provided reassurance to Tongan people abroad after the volcanic eruption and tsunami.

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KBS’ Covid-19 emergency broadcasting helps country’s pandemic response

The Korean Broadcasting System’s (KBS) emergency content has played a crucial role during the pandemic, as have other public media worldwide.

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ABC adds to Emergency Broadcasting in readiness for 2021/2022 season

Press Release: ABC has expanded its suite of content to help Australians prepare for emergencies this summer.

Pandemic training helps bridge the gap between broadcasters and health sector

Delegates at the pandemic workshop said they appreciated the timely training in media preparedness in disasters

New virus outbreaks highlight importance of pandemic preparedness

Quick action, coordination and timely information are key weapons in the fight to contain the latest disease outbreaks. How can broadcasters prepare?

Don’t panic during a pandemic

We're running a special one-day workshop, ‘Be Prepared! Managing your organisation through a global pandemic’ as part of the Asia Media Summit in Indonesia