REF FM UKEREWE is initiated and supported by REF FM Foundation and Africa Afya Initiative (AAI), is implemented by AAI and the Tanzania Albinism Society of Ukerewe (TAS Ukerewe) and kept alive by its listeners, advertisers, and sponsors. REF FM UKEREWE is in Nansio, a small port town and capital of Ukerewe District in the Mwanza Region of Tanzania. The radio station will cover the biggest part of the island to begin with, but aims to cover the complete island as soon as possible. 

Vedastus Wilfred (richt) and Kajura Kazana, from the Network of Young Journalists UTC on Ukerewe Island, recording for a radio program. (Photo Rizika Augustine)