Media Ownership

Media Ownership Media ownership can be a very crucial issues determining how free a press is. Experience shows that press reporting invariably reflects the owner’s agenda. The concentration of media in a small groups of people inevitably affects the diversity … Continue reading Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Media Council

What is a Media Council? A media council, or also known as press councils and the ombudsman, is an independent body that acts as a watchdog of the media. Its aims are to promote media freedom and ethical reporting. There … Continue reading Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Media Ethics and Journalists’ Protection

What is media ethics? In a nutshell, an ethical media serves first and foremost the public’s interest, not the owner’s or the state Executive’s. It strives to present the truth as completely as possible, not a slice of it or … Continue reading Tags: , , , , ,

CIJ Initiatives

Campaign for Law Reform CIJ’s express goal is to have the major restrictive laws or restrictive provisions as discussed under Freedom of Expression repealed, and for the enactment of a national-level Freedom of Information (FOI) Act. We are pleased that … Continue reading Tags: , , , , , , ,