Jan 4, 2010, 1:08 PM
Change and Early Warning System, Friday trained pilot sites and journalists on
climate change reporting, at the Jenoi Agricultural Technical Training Centre
in the Lower River Region.
training brought together three pilot
He stated that they provided community radio stations with new transmitters and internet facilities to report on climate change.
He further stated that they also created email accounts for community radio stations to get access to climate reports for their radio stations.
According to Mr Komma, they have also provided pilot sites with mobile phones and motor bicycles to enable their easy access to information on climate change.
For her part, news editor, reporter and presenter at Gambia Radio and Television Services, Fatoumatta Ceesay underscored the significance of communication. She urged climate change reporters to report accurately on climate change.