♦ The main purpose of celebrating World Radio Day is to increase the media and public’s awareness of Radio. It also aims to encourage key decision-makers to provide information access via radio.
♦ World Radio Day was first celebrated in 2013. The resolution to celebrate World Radio Day was passed by the United Nations General Assembly in 2012.
♦ Radio is still a widely used communication medium worldwide. In addition, radio stations can also provide services to various communities, provide a wide range of views and reflect the diversity of audiences.
♦ The theme of World Radio Day 2021 is “New World, New Radio.”