Cultural diversity

Cultural policies and measures - Best practices

Recommendations and Declaration adopted by the Council of Europe’s Committee of Ministers in the field of Media and Information – 2007/01/31

Three major texts in the area of media and information were adopted at the Deputy Ministers meeting on January 31, 2007: a Declaration on protecting the role of the media in democracy in the context of media concentration, a recommendation on media pluralism and diversity of media content, and a recommendation on the remit of public service media in an information society. Through this initiative, the Committee of Ministers reaffirms the vital importance of media freedom and pluralism in sustaining democracy, bringing people together, fostering mutual cultural enrichment, and protecting and promoting the diversity of cultural expressions. These documents are available online at the addresses listed below.


Cultural Diversity - Cultural policies and measures - Best practices - Recommendations and Declaration adopted by the ...