RADIO FREE ASIA (RFA)
http://www.rfa.org
Source description last updated: 18 December 2014
 
 
In brief: Radio Free Asia (RFA) is a broadcasting organization incorporated in March 1996 and funded by the US government. 
 
Please see the source description for RFE/RL for more detailed information on objectives, funding and reporting methodology.
 
Coverage on ecoi.net:
Selected English language news articles.
Covered weekly on ecoi.net, for countries of priorities A-C (i.e. in the case of RFA: Cambodia, China, Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam).
Mission/Mandate/Objectives:
Radia Free Asia (RFA) acts "as a substitute for indigenous free media" and seeks "to bring news and information about their own country to populations denied the benefit s of freedom of information by their governments." (RFA website, History, undated)
 
Scope of reporting:
Geographic focus: China, Tibet, North Korea, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, and Burma. (RFA website, Mission, undated)
Thematic focus: General news items on Asia
Languages:
English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Burmese, Korean, Lao, Khmer, Tibetan, Uyghur, Vietnamese.
 
All documents available on ecoi.net from this source: http://www.ecoi.net/en/source/3520
All links accessed 18 December 2014.
Homepage:
http://www.rfa.org/
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