• Pendeza Africa House, Tom Mboya Estate, Kisumu.
  • info@communitymediasupport.org
  • (+254) 718-905445
  • Communiye Media Support - We are the Voice of Community Media
    We are the Voice of Community Media
  • Community Media Support
  • Empowering the Community through Media
    Empowering the Community through Media
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Welcome to Community Media Support.

Community Media Support is an international community media organization managed by a team of competent, skilled, experienced research and media specilist who have the passion and desire to take the community media to the highest level.

CMS Innovation

Innovation

Community Media Support is creative in delivering value to the community. We anticipate positive change and leverage on the many opportunities that arise.

Accountability

Accountability

We accept our individual and team responsibilities and we meet our commitments. We take responsibility for our performance in all of our decisions and actions.

Communication

Communication

Community Media Support uses communication as the basis for participation in all spheres of development.

Integrity

Integrity

We employ the highest ethical standards, demonstrating honesty and fairness in every action that we take.

Excellence

Excellence

Community Media Support aims to be the best in everything we do. We achieve our targets and do so by being the best and settinga standard of excellence in community media, research and more.

Empowerement

Empowerement

Community Media Support empowers the community by enabling them to take initiatives that are geared towards self reliance.

About Us

About Community Media Support

Community Media Support(CMS) is an organization established in the year 2011 with a view to catalyzing the development programmes in the community media fraternity.

CMS focuses mainly on issues that impact positively on the community thereby facilitating the formulation of strategic intervention measures to addressing the challenges that impede the progress of community media.

In addition, CMS operates in an environment that takes into consideration the dynamics of community media as a panacea to leveraging on the opportunities in the sector to scale up development through media approaches.

So far as possible, CMS is managed by a team of competent, skilled and experienced media specialists who have the passion and desire to take the community media to the highest level. The organization has its headquarters in Kisumu-Kenya and is soon rolling out to other regions.

Who we are
Community Media Support Vision

To bridge the gaps in community media for inclusive development.

Community Media Support Mission

Community Media Support aims to create a flexible and dynamic environment which ensures that all components of community media are strengthened for sustainable development by implementing the strategic interventions outlined in the objectives.

Our Objectives
  • To provide technical support in terms of equipment donation, maintenance, repair and servicing.
  • To promote and provide State-of-the-Art skills in project sustainability, governance and put in place appropriate marketing strategies for community media.
  • To enhance the capacity of dynamic, experienced and skilled personnel in broadcast equipment management and maintenance.
  • To ensure an effective environmental communication to the community in a bid to creating an understanding on the importance of clean and safe environment.
  • To facilitate quality program production with far reaching quantitative impact to the general public.
  • To empower the community through media and take in to account various development paradigms as a measure to achieving sustained growth and development.
  • To undertake elaborate qualitative and quantitative media research work which embraces feasibility study, baseline survey, needs and impact assessment.
  • To carry out comprehensive monitoring and evaluation of media programs.
  • To facilitate and strengthen linkages, partnerships, collaboration and networking with like-minded organizations locally, nationally and internationally.
  • To explore avenues of facilitating exchange programmes among community media fraternity within and outside the country.
  • To ensure an environment that promotes and strengthens the development of healthy communities.

Our Activities

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TECHNICAL SUPPORT

Providing technical support in terms of equipment donation, maintenance, repair and servicing

CONSULTANCY

Communit Media Support provides consultancy services in theatre, drama script writing for radio and film industries.

PROJECT SUSTAINABILITY

Promoting and providing State of the Art skills in project sustainability and put in place appropriate marketing strategies for community media.

CAPACITY BUILDING

Enhancing the capacity of dynamic, experienced and skilled personnel in broadcast equipment management and maintenance.

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QUALITY PRODUCTION

Facilitating quality program production with far reaching quantitative impact to the general public training the radios in program production.

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EXCHANGE PROGRAMMES

Community Media Support explores avenues of facilitating exchange programmes among community media fraternity within and outside the country.

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GOVERNANCE

Training member radios on financial policy and human resource policy and help them in developing proper governance structures.

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RESEARCH

Undertake elaborate qualitative and quantitative media research work which embraces feasibility study, baseline survey, needs and impact assessment.

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NETWORKING AND COLLABORATION

Facilitating and strengthen linkages, partnerships, collaboration and networking with like-minded organizations locally, nationally and internationally.

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Info details

You can reach us or contact us using the form alongside or by visiting us at the location on the map above.

PENAF House, Tom Mboya Estate. Box 3530 - 40100, Kisumu - Kenya.
+ (254) 721-848-490
www.communitymediasupport.org
info@communitymediasupport.org
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