Technology & Convergence - In Brief

Technology & Convergence

March 8th 2011, the BBC has launched BBC 104.7FM in Ghana's Western Region, from a transmitter based just outside Sekondi-Takoradi, Ghana's third largest media market and the country's new oil city. The transmission will also reach parts of the Central Region and provide coverage along important transport routes in the area. To mark the launch of the transmitter World Have Your Say – the BBC's award-winning global interactive news discussion show on radio and TV –the programme will debate the following question: "Why do so many men around the world think it is okay to harass and sexually assault women?" Hosted on the BBC's international news services, the show is a global conversation which uses different technology to enable as many people as possible in different parts of the world to join the debate via bbc.co.uk , Twitter (@bbc_whys), Facebook (World Have Your Say), telephone and on air. For more click here: