Supporting the diversity of cultural expressions by the Mauritius Broadcasting Corporation

Dónde
Mauricio
When
2020
Quién
Mauritius Broadcasting Corporation (MBC)
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

The main objectives of the MBC are inter-alia, to provide independent and impartial broadcasting services of information, education, culture and entertainment in Creole, Bhojpuri, French, English, Hindustani and such other languages spoken or taught in Mauritius; ensure that its broadcasting services help towards the development of cultural exchanges and a Mauritian consciousness and identity; strike a fair balance in the allocation of broadcasting hours among various educational, cultural, political and religious standpoints, etc

What are the results achieved so far through the implementation of the policy/measure?: 

Since its establishment on 9 August 1982, the MBC, under its Act, has been the main medium for the dissemination of information, education and entertainment. In line with its and the Independent Broadcasting Authority Act, the MBC has been independent in conducting its day-to-day business and other activities.

A team in Rodrigues provides inputs on a daily basis so that people in Mauritius take cognizance of the happenings in Rodrigues and also discover its cultural aspects.

Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Name of partnerType of entity
Regulating Bodies
Public Sector
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
NO
Objetivo(s) de la Convención 2005 de la UNESCO
Dominios culturales
Cine / Artes audiovisuales