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Spots on diversity: the CSA greets the mobilization of the chains

Official statement of the Tuesday, July 9, 2013

The Superior council of audio-visual takes note with great satisfaction of the answers given to his initiative by groups Canal Plus, France Televisions, M6, NRJ and TF1 like by the chains BFM TV, L'Equipe 21, Gulli, and Number 23 to carry out and diffuse spots promoting the diversity of the French company on July 14th.

Indeed after having received the persons in charge of the free channels of the DVB and those of Canal+, Mémona Hintermann-Afféjee, president of the diversity working group and Nicolas About, vice-president, obtained the commitment of these groups to carry out and diffuse such a spot.

In order to allow the largest audience to become acquainted with these spots, the Council decided with the agreement of the chains to place them at the disposal of the public on its website during 7 days starting from July 14th.

Contacts presses : Frédérique Bayre/Stéphanie Brun
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