In November 2013, Queer Radio was chosen by an independent panel of judges to win the CAN Awards 2013 Media Award. The Community Action Network Awards were first introduced in 1997 to recognize achievement that is positive and makes a difference in the inner city areas of Brisbane. Coordinated by the New Farm Neighbourhood Centre, the award citation reads "For excellence in journalism/social media which promotes the social inclusion and equality for all".
African Union: "African Ebola effort downplayed in media"
African Union spokesperson Dr. Olawale Maiyegun has advocated that little attention has been paid to African countries providing the most frontline staff and human resources.
International media gives preference to international aid agencies, discrediting positive work achieved by African and reducing local morale Dr. Maiyegun claimed.
According to the latest figures from the World Health Organisation, 79 new confirmed cases of Ebola were reported in the March 22 week – the lowest weekly total in 2015.