Radio Netherlands Worldwide

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Radio Netherlands Worldwide, the Dutch International Service, is one of the world’s leading public service broadcasters with a long history of providing listeners with high quality news and in-depth cultural programming. The first transmissions were in 1947 and today Radio Netherlands' team of more than 300 producers, editors, and reporters offer content in ten languages -- Dutch, English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Indonesian, Arabic, Chinese, Papiamento (Dutch Antilles) and Sarnami (Surinam) -- which are distributed on shortwave, the Internet and via a network of 6000 partner stations and organizations around the globe. Radio Netherlands reaches some 50 million listeners a week. A growing number of public radio stations in the United States turn to Radio Netherlands for global perspectives and music programming: "The State We're In"; "Earth Beat"; "Live! at the Concertgebouw"; "European Jazz Stage"; and more. Unfortunately budget cuts in 2012 will result in the discontinuation of all Music Productions.

Series

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26 Pieces

Hear the World brings you music on a global scale.....

Caption: Kareyce Fotso
13 Pieces

Hear the World brings you music on a global scale.....

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139 Pieces

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66 Pieces

Public Radio's Weekly European Journal

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3 Pieces

Three documentaries for National Poetry Month: One where Mark Twain looks at the authenticity of Shakespeare and two on the life and work of Walt Whitman.

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12 Pieces

Radio Netherlands' producer Eric Beauchemin looks at issues behind the news in Israel and the occupied Palestinian territories.

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4 Pieces

This 4-part series offers a glimpse of a country facing a protracted war and other major challenges.

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4 Pieces

Radio Netherlands' producer Eric Beauchemin looks at Zimbabwe's political and economic crisis.

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4 Pieces

"The Abyss" is a 4-part series looking at the issue of failed states, giving a general introduction to the issue and highlighting three examples.

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3 Pieces

A short selection of pieces and a documentary focusing on how the Dutch live with water and the ever-present threat of flooding.


Pieces

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Norwegian journalist Paul Refsdal embedded himself with the Taliban as they carried out military operations.

Bought by KUMD


  • Added: Jul 28, 2011
  • Length: 05:02
  • Purchases: 1
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Dipendra Rathore grew up in India dreaming about going to sea.

Bought by KUMD


  • Added: Jul 22, 2011
  • Length: 05:00
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Jul 19, 2011
  • Length: 58:35
  • Purchases: 12
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Live from the Netherlands: European Jazz Stage 2011 Chick Corea Freedom Band, Concertgebouw Jazz Orchestra feat. Chris Potter, Harmen Fraanje ‘A...

Bought by WCNY, WKAR, Kansas Public Radio, WKAR, Oregon Public Broadcasting and more


  • Added: Jul 15, 2011
  • Length: 58:35
  • Purchases: 13
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Bass on Top at European Jazz Stage this week! With Marcus Miller remembering his Tutu time with Miles Davis, Charles Mingus!

Bought by WCNY, KMUW, WKAR, Kansas Public Radio, WKAR and more


  • Added: Jul 15, 2011
  • Length: 58:35
  • Purchases: 14
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Against the backdrop of ongoing protests in Cairo’s Tahir Square, we talk with revolutionary blogger, “Sandmonkey”.

Bought by KUMD and PRX Remix


  • Added: Jul 15, 2011
  • Length: 05:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Live from the Netherlands, European Jazz Stage 2011. This week’s European Jazz Stage is an all exclusive 3-way tour through the Dutch Capital.

Bought by WCNY, WKAR, Kansas Public Radio, WKAR, Oregon Public Broadcasting and more


  • Added: Jul 12, 2011
  • Length: 57:48
  • Purchases: 15
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Live from the Netherlands: European Jazz Stage 2011. Let’s Go East! From Havana through Brussels to Beirut.

Bought by WCNY, WKAR, Kansas Public Radio, WKAR, Oregon Public Broadcasting and more


  • Added: Jul 11, 2011
  • Length: 58:35
  • Purchases: 14
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Bob Hamer has been a pedophile, a drug dealer, a mafia member and a gun runner

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Jul 08, 2011
  • Length: 05:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Ahmed Masoud was born in the Gaza Strip, just before an Israeli air raid.

  • Added: Jul 01, 2011
  • Length: 05:00