Listener’s Day 2020 on Radio Romania International

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Many thanks to SWLing Post contributor, David Iurescia (LW4DAF), who shares the following news from Radio Romania International:

Dear friends, on Sunday, November 1, 2020, on the Romanian Radio Day, we will also be celebrating Listener’s Day here on Radio Romania International.

2020 has been a special year for the entire world. Our lives have been turned upside down by the COVID-19 pandemic. The restrictive measures taken by the authorities and the existence of an invisible enemy have fundamentally affected our habits. Physical distancing, wearing protective masks, strict hygiene rules, online courses, work from home are now our daily routine.

Isolated in our homes during the periods of lockdown, unable to see our friends and relatives, to go to a restaurant or show or to travel abroad, we needed and still need real, verified information. Unfortunately, during the pandemic, fake news, disinformation, sensational news, unverified information, released deliberately or not, mainly through social media networks, have simply skyrocketed.

In this year’s edition of Listener’s Day on RRI we invite you to share with us what sources of information about the pandemic you use and how you manage to discriminate between real and fake news. Please, also tell us your opinion about the role of the public radio during a pandemic and about the role of international broadcasters in this period of extended social uncertainty.

We are looking forward to receiving your answers, which we will include in our special program ‘Listener’s Day’ to be aired on November 1, 2020. You can send your written or pre-recorded opinions by e-mail at You can also send your pre-recorded opinions via WhatsApp, using the number +40744312650. Thank you very much!

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5 thoughts on “Listener’s Day 2020 on Radio Romania International

  1. Mike Carbaugh

    Great station. I listen as often as I get a chance to. Keep it up. My grandson likes to sit with me as I listen. I showed him how far away the station is from Pennsylvania and he was impressed.

  2. John

    Was listening to Radio Romania yesterday evening and will do.

    Appreciate Radio Romania sticking around on the shortwaves, it’s a great station, been listening to them since before I hit the grand old age of ten.

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