26 May Friday, 2017

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हाम्रो बारेमा

Advisor Team

Rajendra Dahal- Senior Journalist

Suresh Acharya- Past President, Federation of Nepali Journalists

Taranath Dahal- Past President, Federation of Nepali Journalists

Bishnu Nisthuri- Past President, Federation of Nepali Journalists

Dharmendra Jha- Past President, Federation of Nepali Journalists

Dr. Ganesh Bahadur Singh,Senior Gynecologist

Babita Basnet,Senior Journalist

                                                                             Dirgha Raj Upadhyay

                                                                     Chairperson/ Editor In Chief

                                                                                  Bhuwan Joshi                                                  

                                                                     Publisher/Station Manager                                                                         
 
Rural Development and research Center (RDRC)
  Dhangadhi, Kailali
     Paschim Today
         Paschim Today Daily , Radio Paschim Today, Paschim Today Online
 
 
1. BACKGROUND OF THE ORGANIZATION

Paschimtoday Media House is operating community Radio Paschim today 88.8 mhz ( 1000 watt ), Paschim Today Daily news paper and Paschim today media center, located in Dhangadhi, Kailali, Nepal. Media house was established in 2066/02/06 under Rural Development and Research Center (RDRC) which registered in District administration office, Kailali under NGO registration act 2034. Radio Paschim Today is the first independent community radio running from Dhangadhi municipality. On air from 5 am to 11 pm every day from its studio in Red cross shopping complex, Red-cross compound, Dhangadhi, Kailali, it has devolved as a truly independent and highly credible community Radio of Dhangadhi and different part of far-western Development region as well.

Paschim today speaking the language of people Since its establishment, It started its mission by giving voice to the people by respecting the right of the people to information while also giving them voice so that they too can come up with their views on issues of public concern.

Paschim today is playing the role of defender of democracy, it is always committed to the cause of freedom of the speech, rule of law, desired gender relations, human and women's rights and role of youth in economic development and committed to raise voice of voiceless communities like dalit, Kamaiya, women and other marginalized communities of Nepal.

Radio paschim today covers all over the world through its website and from antenna it can listen in Kailali, Kanchanpur, Doti, Dadeldhura, Baitadi, Bajhang, Surkhet however it can not cover all over part of the above said district.

2. Organizational Objectives:

Main objective of Paschim Today is

1.      To promote open public dialogue on issues of public interest as part of the effort to carry out advocacy for social justice

2.      To educate public through broadcasting, publication and media discussion.

3.      To facilitate the democratization process by increasing access to information to the people including women and excluded groups as a responsible community radio.

4.      To strengthen democratic culture, peace, sustainable development and the environment.

5.      To promote social issues and rights of people.

3. PASCHIM TODAY AT A GLANCE

3.1 Head office:             Rural Development and Research Center (RDRC)

                        Paschim Toady Daily, Radio Paschimtoday, Paschim Today Media center

                                              Bandevi Road, Red Cross shopping complex