ERIC Number: ED226398
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Feb
Reference Count: 0
Television News in a North-South Perspective. Reports-Documents-Recommendations of the International Broadcast News Workshop (3rd, Jakarta, Indonesia, February 23-25, 1981). Mass Media Manual. Revised Edition.
Keune, Reinhard, Ed.
The papers, speeches, summaries, statements, and reference material in this report deal with issues facing broadcasters throughout the world. Topics addressed by members of the Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU) reflect recent trends in the international flow of information, satellite tariff reduction, and training schemes in the ABU region. The Arab TV News Exchange is discussed by members of the Arab States Broadcasting Union, while those from the European Broadcasting Union address the news exchange scheme of the Union (Eurovision), observations on future communications, and a plea for reasonable tariffs. Representatives from the North American National Broadcasters Association discuss such topics as the customs clearances of news gathering equipment and guidelines for television media crews travelling abroad. The concerns of the Intervision News Exchange are presented by members of the International Organization of Radio and Television. A study for television news exchanges in Africa is presented by the Union des Radiodiffusions et Television Nationales d'Afriques. Topics of Discussion by the news film agencies and satellite carriers include operations of the UPITN Satellite, the Visnews Satellite, and the Intersputnik International Space Communications System. The report concludes with workshop recommendations and reference materials such as the Tokyo recommendations on news exchange, tariffs, and training; and a document on transportable earth stations. (HOD)
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Published by Freidrich-Ebert-Stiftung, Bonn, West Germany.