BBG Research Series: Media Use in Burma, September 20

Details

The Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) and Gallup held a BBG Research Series briefing on Burma Media Use 2012 on Sept. 20 at Gallup World Headquarters in Washington, D.C. The survey data examines how Burmese use television, radio, and digital media.

Date:  Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012
Time:  9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Location:
Gallup World Headquarters
The Gallup Building
901 F Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20004

Research

The popularity of FM radio rose rapidly in Burma and radio continues to be the dominant source for news and information.

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Video

Press Release

BBG, Gallup Issue Findings on Media Use in Burma

The popularity of FM radio rose rapidly in Burma and radio continues to be the dominant source for news and information, according to new data issued by the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) and Gallup.


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A central part of the BBG’s statutory mandate is to support freedom and democracy in a rapidly changing international environment. The ability of the media to report freely and accurately is critical in world affairs. Additionally, it is important for leaders and policy makers to understand how different populations around the globe view the quality, honesty and accuracy of their media, as well as how free they perceive their media to be.

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For more information, please call the BBG’s Office of Public Affairs at (202) 203-4400 or email pubaff@bbg.gov.

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