Tuesday, April 01, 2008

IPDC agrees new set of media development indicators

The Intergovernmental Council of the International Programme for the Development of Communication (IPDC) has unanimously endorsed a e new set of media development indicators.

The indicators are a way to determine the extent of media development in a country. They also provide a framework for civil society groups to assess the extent to whcih the media system is pluralist and democratic.

The approved set of indicators is available online.