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Self-regulation

Pursuant to Article 14 of the Law of Georgia on Broadcasting and the Code of Conduct of Broadcasters adopted by the Georgian National Communication Commission (GNCC) in 2009, broadcasters are obliged to establish an efficient complains mechanism for considering customers’ complaints.

If  a broadcaster breaches the Code of Conduct, apply to us through filling out a provided questionnaire and the Media Development Foundation, MDF will present your complaint in a broadcaster's self-regulation body.
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Researches and reports

Media Fredom 2015, Report

With the support of the National Endowment for Democracy, NED, the Media Development Foundation (MDF) publishes periodic reports on media freedom in Georgia.

Reports rest on the analysis of documents, official information requested from public entities and media reports.

This report consists of eight chapters covering the following topics: legislative environment; financial and business environment; media ownership issues; interference in editorial independence / programs taken off the air; legal practice regarding the cases of freedom of information and expression; media-related high-profile cases in 2015; monitoring of the implementation of Freedom of Expression Chapter of Action Plan of the Government of Georgia on the Protection of Human Rights; and Board of Trustees of the Public Broadcaster – a problem of appointment of candidates nominated by political oppositon.

Authors: MARIAM LORTKIPANIDZE, GVANTSA KHAVARTSKHELIA, GUELA BOCHIKASHVILI,
NINIA PATARAIA
Editor: TAMAR KINTSURASHVILI
Peer review: NINO DANELIA
Link: Media Fredom 2015

Media Fredom 2015, Report 

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