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4th report on the representation of diversity of the French company on television and with the radio.

Official statement of the Friday, May 23, 2014

Under the terms of article 3-1 of the law of the modified September 30th, 1986 relating to the freedom of communication, the Superior council of audio-visual takes care that the programming of the departments of communication reflects the diversity of the French company.

It has just submitted to the Parliament his annual report, envisaged by this article, on the representation of the diversity of the French company on television and with the radio. This document gives an account of the actions of the TV channels and radio on this subject and puts forward measures for better incarnating this diversity in all the kinds of programs.

This report presents the commitments made by the chains for the year 2014 as well as the actions conducted by the CSA and his Observatory of diversity. Two tracks are proposed:

  • to promote the diversity of the origins; 
  • to cure under constant mediatization of the handicapped people.

The Council also formulates several recommendations for submission to the Parliament in order to define the legal instruments for better apprehending the reality of the French company.

 

Consult the report on the representation of the diversity of the French company to the radio and on television

 

Contacts presses : Laëtitia Bréchemier/Lucile Mahé of the Doors
01 40 58 36 29 - service.communication@csa.fr

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Key dates

  • 2006 - Law of March 31st, 2006 known as “law for the equal opportunity”

  • 2007 - Creation by the Council of a working group on diversity and an Observatory of diversity

  • 2009 - Law of March 5th, 2009 relating to the audio-visual communication and the new public service of television

  • March 11th, 2008 - Creation of the Observatory of diversity in the audio-visual mediums

  • November 10th, 2009 - Deliberation of the Council fixing the framework of annual commitments of the diffusers