What is TRAC FM?
TRAC FM is a new innovative software platform using radio and SMS to enable you to track citizen reports and collect citizen feedback.
Based on poll questions, listeners can vote and air their voices through a toll-free SMS line (free of charge) and interact with the radio studio through a real-time visualizationTRAC FM engages citizens in meaningful public debate and changes them from passive listeners to active participants.
TRAC FM is a helpful and innovative tool, and we want to share it with you! Whether you are media house, civil society organization, NGO or government body, the TRAC FM platform can help you to get closer to- and enter into a dialogue with the people you serve. Click here for more information.
InfographicsProfessional graphic design brings data to life. TRAC FM works with designers who turn data into comprehensible and attractive illustrations. These infographics are shared through a network of newspapers and magazines, online media and dedicated campaigns.
To ensure successful implementation, our experienced staff guides partners on effective use of the TRAC FM platform and provides training on how to set up quality interactive radio programs.
“We want people to participate. From the first project we did in Kawempe, we used TRAC FM and we saw that people actually participate using messages and phones.” Rosette Mutambi, Executive Director, HEPS Uganda
“TRAC FM is a great tool for talk-show hosts. There is more reason for people to listen if you are relevant to the things happening in their communities.”
Seanice Kacungira – Radio host Sanyu FM, Kampala
Click here to see the video about how radio Wa uses TRAC FM software.
Post-2015 Agenda: Access to information and independent media are essential to development<br>TRAC FM has joined dozens of development media organisations, and Article 19 to call on the Open Working Group to fully integrate the governance recommendations of the UN High Level Panel of Eminent Persons Report into the proposed Post- 2015 Sustainable Development Goals.