Radio Ergo is a reliable source of humanitarian information on air from 3-4pm each day on shortwave 16 Meter Band (17845 MHz) and via 15 local radio stations across Somalia. It provides valuable life-saving information and analysis to the Somali speaking population through programming on issues that include agriculture, health, education, conflict prevention, protection, gender equality, livelihoods and employment opportunities, and environmental protection. This diverse set of topics enables the Somali listeners to make better informed decisions in their communities and for their families.
Radio Ergo, the former IRIN-run humanitarian radio service, has been a leading source of reliable and timely humanitarian information on Somalia crises and disasters since 2008. It also works with FM partners in Somalia by providing hands-on training and mentoring on making programmes on humanitarian issues.