Panel debate on public service broadcasting in countries in transitionMusa Marufi, President of the Afghanistan’s newly created radio and television regulating authority, and Italy’s Under-Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs Margherita Boniver, will be among the participants in a panel debate on public service broadcasting in countries in transition. The Director-General of UNESCO, Koïchiro Matsuura, will open the panel, which will take place at UNESCO Headquarters on May 24 (10 a.m. to 1 p.m., in Room IX).
Other participants who will share their experience of public service broadcasting in post-conflict situations or countries in transition are: Joe Thloloe Chair of South Africa’s National Editors Forum, Nadia Kerwat, of the Italian public broadcaster RAI’s project to assist the Iraqi public broadcasters, and Giacomo Mazzone, Assistant Secretary General of the European Broadcasting Union (EBU).
|Source||Media Advisory N°2005-36|
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|Editorial Contact:||Isabelle Le Fournis, Press Relations Section, tel. +33 (0)1 45 68 17 48|
|Publication Date||20 May 2005|