For more than two decades, the U.S. govAit. has been broadcasting to Cuba to break the Cuban govAits. information blockade and promote democracy in Cuba. Over this period, questions have been raised regarding the quality and effectiveness of these broadcasts. This report examines: (1) the Office of Cuba Broadcasting's (OCB) broadcasting approach and what is known about its audience; (2) how the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) -- which oversees U.S. govAit. broadcasting -- and OCB ensure compliance with journalistic principles; (3) steps taken to ensure adherence to domestic and international broadcasting laws, agreements, and standards; and (4) steps that have been taken to address mgmt. challenges.Actions are Needed to Improve Strategy and Operations Jess T. Ford ... Bureau ( IBB) and OCB audience research from 2003 through 2008, including telephone surveys, focus group studies, and ... (FCC), reviewed documentation regarding complaints and decisions from the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), anbsp;...
|Title||:||Broadcasting to Cuba|
|Author||:||Jess T. Ford|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 2009-11|