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The program offers extensive weekly coverage of national, homeland and international news. We present reports, features and interviews on a variety of subjects. Programs include a report by our correspondent in (Iraqi) Kurdistan, and Kurdish music from all parts of Kurdistan.

The program offers extensive weekly coverage of national, homeland and international news. We present reports, features and interviews on a variety of subjects. Programs include a report by our correspondent in (Iraqi) Kurdistan, and Kurdish music from all parts of Kurdistan.
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Location:

Sydney, NSW

Description:

The program offers extensive weekly coverage of national, homeland and international news. We present reports, features and interviews on a variety of subjects. Programs include a report by our correspondent in (Iraqi) Kurdistan, and Kurdish music from all parts of Kurdistan.

Language:

Multilingual

Contact:

SBS Radio Sydney Locked Bag 028 Crows Nest NSW 1585 Australia (02) 9430 2828


Episodes

NOURI: Times are changing and I want to be that change - NOURI: Serdem le gorrandaye û min demewêt bibim be ew gorrankarîye

11/17/2018
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In this interview with singer-song writer NOURI, we discuss her new single and music video "Where Do We Go From Here", as well as her music career. NOURI's family are Kurdish from South Kurdistan (Iraq), she was born in a refugee camp in Syria post first Gulf War, where they lived for a number of years, before settling in New Zealand in the mid 1990s. [audiotrack uuid="62991f3e-3afb-4f47-939f-06b000134fda" name="NOURI-KURDISH INTRO"] SBS Kurdish will publish an article about NOURI soon,...

Duration:00:10:06

KDP meets other political parties to discuss new KRG - PDK le gell layenanî siyasî dîke kodebêtewe bo pêkhênanî hukûmet

11/17/2018
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Ahemd Ghafur in Erbil reports on the meetings held between KDP and other political parties including PUK and Gorran, to negotiate the new Kurdistan Regional Government, post September 30th elections. - Raportî Ehmed Xefûr le Hewlêre we sebaret be serdanî şandêkî PDK bo Slêmanîyan bo Kobûnewe le gell çend layenkî Siyasî, ke birrîtî bûn le YNK û Bizûtnewey Gorran. Mebestî em kobûnewane bo hewlldanî pêkhênanî Hukûmetî nwêy herêmî Kurdistane paş hellbijardinekanî 30-9.

Duration:00:07:53

One year and 5,420 same-sex marriages later - Yek sal û 5,420 hawsergîrî hawregezî tir

11/17/2018
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One year ago, the announcement that Australians had voted in favour of same-sex marriage brought the first of what is now more than 5,000 same-sex weddings across the country. This takes a look at then and now. - Yek sal pêş êsta, serkewtinî dengdan bo hewsergîrî hawregez aşkra bu. Legel êsta da, zîyad tir le 5,000 zemawendî hawregez bu we le naw Australya. Em raporte berawirdî êsta u ew kate dekat.

Duration:00:08:12

Study shows extent poorer Australians exposed to pollution - Xwêndineweyêk ruî de dat çon Australye hejarekan tuşî pîs bun deben

11/17/2018
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The extent to which poorer Australians are exposed to pollution has been revealed in a first-of-its kind report. ]The study mapped the most polluted postcodes and found the vast majority are home to people on low and middle incomes, with wealthier areas virtually untouched. - Qewarey hejartrînî Australyekan ke ru be ruî pîs bun bunewe aşkra kra le yekem raport da. Xwêndinewe ke nexşeyêkî dana le zîyad tir pis bunî şwênekan be zor trîn ew mallanen ke xelkekanî kem dest kewtun û nawendin,...

Duration:00:04:17

Cancer charities want transparency about patient costs, options - Xêrxwazîyekanî şêrpence dawaî zanyarî tir deken

11/17/2018
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Australia's leading cancer charities have joined together to push for more information and transparency about the costs cancer patients will face as they head into treatment. The charities say cancer victims need to know more about their options. - Gewretrîn xêrxwazî yi Australya peywest bûn be yekewe bo palpêwanerî wergirtinî zanyarî yi tir derbarey têçûn le layen naxoşî ye şêrpence kan ke dest be çareseryan deken. Xêrxwazîyekan delên qurbanîyekanî şêrpence pêwîstîyan heye bo zanyarî tir...

Duration:00:04:13

Kurdish Language Platform wants Kurdish to become official in Turkey - Daxuyaniya Platforma Zimanê Kurdî hat bilavkirin

11/16/2018
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Reporting from Diyarbakir, our stringer Hatice Kamer covers the final work by Kurdish Language Platform, where they ask for Kurdish to become an official Language in the Kurdish regions of Turkey (North Kurdistan). Also covering the activities of HDP MP Leyla Guven and her remarks about PKK leader Abdulla Ocalan. - Ji raporta peyamnêra me ji Amedê, Hatice Kamer de: daxuyaniya damezrandina Platforma Zimanê Kurdî ye, herwha jî li ser çalakiya parlamentera HDPê Leyla Guven e ku neh roj berê li...

Duration:00:08:40

Prematurity, biggest killer of children under 16 in Australia - Zayînî pêşwext, mezintrîn bikûje bo mindallanî jêr 16 sall le Australya biggest killer of children under 16 in Australia

11/15/2018
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November 17th is World Prematurity Day. Every year 27,000 Australian babies are born prematurely and devastatingly up to 1,000 babies will lose their fight to this single biggest killer of children under the age of 16 years in Australia. Furthermore, survivors may still face lifelong health complications including cerebral palsy, failure to thrive, behavioural disorders and difficulties at school. In this interview with Founder and Board Director of Miracle Babies Foundation Melinda Cruz,...

Duration:00:05:23

Settlement Guide: What is drug and alcohol addiction and how to get help? - Rênimayî Niştecêbûn: alûdebûn be alkoholl û madde-hoşberekan çîye, û çon yarmetî bedest dehênî?

11/15/2018
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In Australia, one in twenty deaths are caused by alcohol or illicit drugs. Nearly one in five adults drink at risky levels and 16 per cent of the population has tried an illicit drug in the past year. - Le Australia, yek le 20 halletî mirdin, be hoyî xwardinewey alkoholl yan bekarhênanî madde-hoşberekane weye. Nîzîkey yek le pênc kesî temen geyştû astêkî metirsî dar le alkoholl dexonewe û 16 le seddî daniştûwanî Australya maddeykî hoşberîyan taqî kirdûwetewe le sallî rabirdû da.

Duration:00:09:51

New KRG yet to be formed - Hukûmetî nwê le Herêmî Kurdistan hêşta pêknehatûwe

11/10/2018
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Ahmed Ghafur is reporting from the Kurdish capital, Erbil, about negotiations between the political sides in the Kurdistan Region about the formation of a new regional government following the September 30th elections. It is likely that the ruling KDP will form the new government with PUK following negotiations... - Ehmed Xefûr, le Hewlêre we sebaret be tawtwêkan le nêwan layen sîyasêkan bo pêkhênanî hukûmetî nwêy HK, raport dekat. Wa dîyare PDK hukûmet le gell YNK pêkbihênin...

Duration:00:08:11

Reaction to Melbourne's deadly Bourke Street attack - Kardanewekan bo hêrişe kûşindekey şeqamî Bourke-î Melbourne

11/10/2018
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Politicians on all sides have condemned Friday's terror attack in Melbourne's C-B-D. Members of the Australian African community have also come forward - denouncing the deadly incident - and calling for unity. - Sîyasetmedaran le hemû layeke we hêrişe terorîstîyekey rojî Heynî le şarî Melbournîyan şermezar kirdûwe. Amdamanî komellgayî Australî-Efrîqî herweha dillgiranî xoyan rageyandûwe sebaret be ew rûdawe û dawayî yekgirtin deken.

Duration:00:06:01

Analysis: How serious is US bounty offer for information on PKK leaders? - Şirove: Emrîka çend ciddîye le terxan kirdinî mîlyonan dolar bo kokirdinewey zanîyarî sebaret be sê serkirdey PKK?

11/9/2018
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The multi-million dollar announcement of bounties on three senior Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) leaders by the US recently raises many questions and came as unexpected for many, given that there has been a wide US support for the Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) in the fight against the Islamic State (IS) in Syria. In this interview we ask political analyst and PhD candidate in International Security Shukriya Kurdistani, about the seriousness of this offer, given that the offer is...

Duration:00:12:45

Kurdish Dr named Doctor of the Year in Britain - Pizişkêkî Kurd xellat kira wek "Pizişkî Sall" le Brîtaniya

11/9/2018
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Dr Sharkhell Radha is a specialist doctor in Trauma and Orthopaedics in London, where he has been living for 13 years. He was recently awarded Doctor of the Year by Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, where he works. In this interview we ask Dr Radha about his career and achievements and how he got to where he is. Dr Radha has work as a volunteer doctor in Kurdistan, and he tells us about the incomparable health systems of Kurdistan and the UK. - Dr Serxêl Seedî Reza (Sharkhell Radha)...

Duration:00:09:07

Government relaxing visa rules for foreign farm workers - Hukmet qanûn vîzeya karkerên cotyar e biyanî sist dike

11/8/2018
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The Federal Government says it will relax visa rules for foreign farm workers in a bid to permanently end worker shortages on farms. The National Farmers' Federation has welcomed the changes, but the Australian Workers' Union has expressed concern it will expose foreign workers to further exploitation. - Hukmeta Federal dibêje dê ew qanûnên vîzeya cotyarên biyanî hêsantir bike bo bi dawî înana kêmbûna karkaran li gundan. Fedresyona Netewî ya Cotyaran pêrgînî li van guhertinan kir, lê...

Duration:00:07:26

Fashion designer's dream to have her own brand - Xewna wê ku marka xwe ya modeyê hebe

11/8/2018
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Airin Samadi, a fashion design student at Flinders University, SA is preparing for her graduation fashion show on 9 February 2019. Her Kurdish roots and heritage have inspired her Collection “Berivan+Shwan”. We spoke to Ms Samadi about her collection, her ambition and her future plans. [[{"fid":"1707799","view_mode":"body_content","uuid":"47d30a67-06c9-47de-abe5-5a171df9bb53","type":"media","attributes":{"height":"467","width":"700","alt":"Airina Samadi with model Milika Zecevic...

Duration:00:08:27

Anger over outgoing MPs wage increase in Kurdistan Region - Protêsto li dij zêdekirina mûcheya parlementarên li xwanenishînê

11/3/2018
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Our correspondent Ahmad Ghafur reports from Erbil on the latest regarding citizens' protest in Erbil against a bonus given to retired members of the Kurdistan Region's parliament. - Raporta Ehmed Xefûr ji Hewlêrê li ser dayîna xelateke diravîn bo endamêm parlemanêye li xanenishînê ku xelk li dij derketin xwepêshandanê li pêsh Parlemana H.H.K.

Duration:00:08:01

Turkey's air strikes on Kobani's surrounding villages - Êrîshên Tirkiyê ye ezmanî bi ser gundên rojavayî Kobanî yê de

11/2/2018
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We spoke to Kurdistan24 journalist Redwan Bezar from Kobani about the latest air strikes that Turkey is conducting on a number of Kobani’s surrounding villages. Mr Bezar has been covering the war against IS in Northern Syria for the past several years. - Hevpeyvîneke taybete ku em ji Kobanî yê bi rojnamevan Redwan Bêzar (Redwan Bezar) ji kenala Kurdistan24 derbarê êrîshên Tirkiyê li ser gundên rojavayê Kobanî yê axifîn. Berêz Bêzar ji me re di hevpeyvînê de xoya dike ku di encama êrîshên...

Duration:00:06:48

Why did the leaders of Turkey, Russia, France and Germany hold talks in Istanbul? - Gelo chima rêberên Tirkiyê, Rûsiya, Frensa û Almaniya li Stenbolê kom bûn?

11/2/2018
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A four-way summit was held in Istanbul between the leaders of Turkey, Russia, Germany and France to discuss a ceasefire in Idlib. But after the summit Turkey is using air strikes on a number of Kobani’s villages. So far a few people have lost their lives including a little girl. We spoke to journalist Gonul Gun from Ankara regarding the reason behind the air strikes and we’ve also spoken to her about the upcoming Turkish elections in March 2019. - Civîna ku li Stenbolê di navbera rêberên...

Duration:00:14:14

Settlement Guide: How to obtain an Australian driver’s license? - Rêberiya Nishtecêbûnê: Chawa ajotnameya otomobêlê li Australya werbigirî?

11/2/2018
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Driving is an essential skill to surviving in Australia. The process and time required to obtain a driver’s license varies in each state and territory. Young drivers tend to need a longer period to get their license, whereas mature drivers or those with an existing overseas license can often speed up the process. - Ajotina otombêlê li Australya gelekî girînge. Proseya bi destxistina ajotnameyê ji wîlayet û wîlayetê ferq dike. Ji bo kesên ciwan demeke dirêj divêt ta ku ajotnameyê...

Duration:00:08:48

Kurdish Lawyer speaks at "Global Migration in Turbulent Times" conference - Parêzerêkî Kurd beşdarbû le Konfereansî "Koçberî Cihanî le Katêkî Şillejaw da"

11/1/2018
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Rez Gardi, is a Kurdish Human Right's lawyer from New Zealand, she was born in a refugee camp in Pakistan. She was speaking at the International Metropolis Conference 2018, held in Sydney. this Year's theme was "Global Migration in Turbulent Times". Rez spoke to SBS Radio about the debate and why it is important as a Kurd to be speaking at such a conference. - Rêz Gardî Parêzerêkî mafekanî mirov e, û daniştûy willatî Nîw Zîlande, ke herweha Xellatkirawî Lawî NZ-î sall bû bo 2017, be hoy...

Duration:00:04:32

HDP conference for solution in Middle East - Konferansa HDPê jibo çareseriyek çawa li Rojhelata Navîn

11/1/2018
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In this week's report by Hatice Kamer in Diyarbakir covers the summit on Syria, HDP- pro Kurdish party holds a conference on the conflict in the Middle East and more. - Di naveraoka raporta Hatice Kamer ji Amedê behsa Kombûla Bilind ya Surî, Konferansa HDPê ya jibo çareseriyek çawa li Rojhelata Navîn, 1ê Mijdarê Roja Kobanê ya Cîhanê û daxuynaiya li ser rojê, herwisa, salvegera mirina helbestvan Arjen Arî hene.

Duration:00:08:13