The media is an outlet and a natural reflection of humanitarian affairs. It has become one of the most influential social tools in human activity since it was created by the need and scientific development and the need to communicate with the growing population around the world.
Radio, as classified by the United Nations, is the most accessible media outlet in the world. It is a powerful and inexpensive communication tool. Radio is very suitable for reaching out to remote communities and vulnerable groups, such as the illiterate, the disabled, women, youth and the poor. At the same time, it provides a forum for participation in public debate, regardless of the educational level of the people. In addition, radio plays a major role in emergency communication and disaster relief.Read more: Shirazi Foundation Statement on World Radio Day