25 November 2014 The Right2Know Campaign and the SOS Coalition will be protesting for free Set-Top Boxes outside the Universal Service& Access Agency of South Africa (USAASA) on Wednesday, 26th of November 2014 from 11:00AM – 13:00PM. The South African government is in the process of migrating free-to-air television broadcasting services from analogue format to […]Read more »
Media Freedom & Media Diversity
Media freedom & diversity are two sides of the same coin. With out freedom the media would be the voice of government. Without diversity the media would the voice of dominant economic interests. The Right2Know campaigns for a media that can serve the information and expressions needs of everyone in South Africa.
Today, 18 October 2014, is the Right2Know Campaign’s National Day of Action for the Right to Communicate. In Johannesburg we will deliver memorandums to Naspers/Media24 and the SABC. In Cape Town we will hand memorandums to the cell phone cartel and Independent Newspapers, member of the print media cartel. You can view all memorandums here: Naspers/Media24 SABC Independent Newspapers […]Read more »
National of Action Day for the Right to Communicate R2K statement for immediate release: 15 October 2014 The Right2Know Campaign will be holding a National Day of Action for the Right to Communicate on Saturday 18 October 2014. In Johannesburg we will march with the SOS Coalition from Naspers/Media24 to the SABC highlighting challenges facing […]Read more »
The Right2Know Campaign and & SOS Coalition have published a Call for Inclusive Digital Television and Free Set-Top-Boxes. Download the PDF here. In summary, the migration from analogue to digital television will determine the communication landscape for years to come. It has the potential to ensure everyone receives a vastly increased number of TV channels, transform ownership patters, as well […]Read more »
On Saturday 18 October the Right2Know Campaign calls on everyone in South Africa to join a National Day Of Action for Media Freedom, Diversity and the Right to Communicate. MORE MEDIA! BETTER MEDIA! OUR DEMANDS ARE SIMPLE DEMAND THAT THE SABC SERVE THE PUBLIC! DIGITAL TV: FREE SET TOP BOXES NOW! INVEST IN COMMUNITY MEDIA! […]Read more »