On 13 February 2016 the 5th World Radio Day will be celebrated in Florence at Radio Toscana studios. The FM regional station will host Italradio experts together with journalists and technicians focusing on Radio in emergency and relief, this year theme of World Radio Day. Special attention will be paid to Vatican Radio participation to HFCC
short wave emergency network, a unique within the Italian speaking stations.
In Florence downtown Italradio is promoting 60 minutes of experiences, news and information about how radio can help in emergency relief as it was able to do exactly 50 years ago when the Renaissance city was hit by a terrible flood. Radio is still acting as the only medium able to reach everyone, freely and using a easy to get technology.
Listeners in Tuscany can tune in to Radio Toscana on 104.70 MHz and 88.00 MHz as well as on some other local frequencies and everywhere via streaming. ItalWebRadio
will also rebroadcast the programme.
On 13 February the 5th World Radio Day live from Florence on Radio Toscana with Italradio at 12.00 noon local time, 11.00 UTC