MEDIA AND FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION

Where
Camboya
When
2016
Who
Ministry of Information and Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts
Objetivos clave de la medida:

Raising the level of media and freedom of expressions to the international recognized level. 

Alcance de la medida:
National, International
Naturaleza de la medida:
legislative, institutional
Característica principal de la medida:

Ministry of Information (MOIn) will pursue 3 prioritized policies:
- Expanding the delivery of quality information, educational and entertaining programs to 85-95% population in the country.
- Encouraging use of press freedom and freedom of expression such that it is in line with the principles of a pluralistic democracy, the rule of law, and protection of human rights and dignity.
- Contributing to preserving and upholding the culture and tradition to enhance national identity and the prestige of the country in the international arena.

Notably, within Film Department there is a procedure for film-makers to obtain licence to shoot, and later licence to broadcast and project their movies. 

Resultados esperados a través de la implementación de la medida:

Quality information, educational and entertaining programs are delivered to the people.
Press freedom and freedom of expression are widely respected.
Culture and tradition which enhance national identity and the prestige of the country in the international arena are preserved and promoted

Licence to shoot and   to broadcast are easier to be obtained. 

Recursos financieros asignados para implementar la medida:

Government's funding

Objetivo(s) de la Convención 2005 de la UNESCO
Cultural Domain(s)
Cine / Artes audiovisuales
Cultural Value Chain
Creación
Distribución
Participación
Producción