Community Radio Installation, Broadcast and Operation Policy - 2008

June 2010
Global Media Journal: Indian Edition;Jun2010, p1
Academic Journal
The article presents the 2008 Community Radio Installation, Broadcast and Operation Policy issued by the People's Republic of Bangladesh of the Ministry of Information on March 12. It encourages the setting up of community radio for the marginalized communities and various ethnic groups in the country. It discusses definition and fundamental principles of community radio. It describes necessary eligibility criteria to obtain license or permission for the establishment and operation of community radio in Bangladesh. It states other terms and conditions of the policy including the basic objective of operating the community radio.


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