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Thursday 23 October  

About: Africa in Progress

(Photo: Sandesh Bhugaloo)
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This radio programme is for Africans who want to expand their horizons. Inspiring guest speakers in round table discussions and in-depth interviews give listeners food for thought. 

Africa in Progress (AIP) is produced by Radio Netherlands Africa, in partnership with local radio stations in Africa.
How to listen to Africa in Progress
You can find our latest programme on this website as well as the programme archive below.
For our 2007/2008 archive, click here.
Our programmes are broadcast by hundreds of local partner stations in Africa. Contact your local station to see if they are partners with us, or if they want to become a partner.

Note for our partner stations
Africa in Progress is available on CD and can be broadcast as a whole, with music breaks for station identification, or as individual items. Many stations produce their own versions in local languages.

Contact us
If you would like to comment or suggest a theme for AIP, just e-mail us: 

Or phone us at:  +31 35 672 4272


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Our selected shows of Africa in Progress

Jane Goodall at a talk at the World Bank's Preston Auditorium on 12 April 2011

Radio Show: Jane Goodall, defender of all primates

Jane Goodall is our guest in this edition of Africa in Progress. The renowned British primatologist and activist, now 79, has taught the world so much about the social lives of chimpanzees.

Mandela, then a recently released ANC leader, in Soweto on 17 February 1990

Radio Show: Nelson Mandela, an audio retrospective

His life was long, hard, fulfilling and at times very lonely. But now Nelson Mandela has moved on to join his elders. The former South African president’s death was announced Thursday. He was 95. R...

Child in class at Young Tajudeen Agbangudu Primary School in Agbangudu

Radio Show: What's getting in the way of education in Africa?

Education is a responsibility that society owes to itself, we may all agree on that. But how can we improve young people’s access to learning – and succeeding – on a continent challenged by overcrowded clas...

Dudu Manhenga

Radio Show: Zimbabwean star Dudu Manhenga: "I call my music Afro jazz fusion"

Already at an early age Zimbabwean Afro jazz superstar Dud Mahenga knew what she wanted in life: to become famous. "I knew I was destined for greatness." She also knew she didn't want to be poor. It's safe to sa...

Warlords Thomas Lubanga (seen left) and Joseph Kony

Radio Show: One warlord jailed, another still at large

In this programme we discuss the fate of the two warlords: one has been convicted by an international court, the other has escaped justice so far.