News, Releases & Submissions

Feb 23, 2012

SOS Coalition & SASFED: Broadcasting Regulatory Review Submission – ICASA Conference, 20-21 Feb 2012

The SOS: Support Public Broadcasting Coalition and South African Screen Federation (SASFED) submission to the Broadcasting Regulatory Review at the ICASA Conference, 20-21 February 2012, focuses […]
Feb 24, 2012

OUR SABC: A review of South African Broadcasting Issues – 24 Feb 2012

According to Robert McChesney public broadcasting is supposed to mean “that they’re doing something in their broadcasting they would not do if they were simply out […]
Feb 27, 2012

SOS submission on the broadcasting regulatory review – Sparks Seminar – 27 Feb 2012

SOS submission to the Sparks Seminar. SOS Coordinator, Kate Skinner argued that although ICASA and its predecessor the IBA had played a key role in transforming […]
Feb 27, 2012

SOS submission on the broadcasting regulatory review – Sparks Seminar – 27 Feb 2012

SOS submission to the Sparks Seminar. SOS Coordinator, Kate Skinner argued that although ICASA and its predecessor the IBA had played a key role in transforming […]
Feb 29, 2012

Screen Africa – Pre-emptive Electronic Comms Amendment? – 29 Feb. 2012

The SOS: Support Public Broadcasting Coalition is of the view that it doesn’t make sense for the Department of Communications (DoC)  to be tabling the Electronic […]
Mar 1, 2012

Screen Africa – Pre-emptive Electronic Comms Amendment? – 29 Feb. 2012

The SOS: Support Public Broadcasting Coalition is of the view that it doesn’t make sense for the Department of Communications (DoC)  to be tabling the Electronic […]
Mar 1, 2012

Strengthening the SABC Strengthening ICASA Strengthening the Dept. of Comms Championing Community Broadcasting Going Digital Debating ownership & control MDDA Presentation to the Sparks Seminar on Regulating Broadcasting in the Digital Age – 27 Feb. 2012

This presentation was made by the Media Development and Diversity Agency (MDDA) at the Sparks Seminar on Regulating Broadcasting in the Digital Age. The Seminar was […]
Mar 2, 2012

Presentation by Dept of Communications to Parliament on SABC’s government guarantee – 28 Feb 2012

Attached is a presentation of the report by the Department of Communications (D0C) made to the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Communications, on the South African Broadcasting […]
Mar 2, 2012

SOS Submission on the National Development Plan – Vision For 2030: 29 Feb 2012

Attached is The SOS: Support Public Broadcasting Coalition submission to the National Planning Commission report – National Development Plan for 2030. The Coalition is disappointed that […]
Mar 15, 2012

SOS Open Letter to Comms Minister – 15 March 2012

The SOS: Support Public Broadcasting Coalition has sent an open letter to the Minister of Communications, calling for the immediate prioritisation of the broadcasting policy review […]