For more than two decades, the U.S. govAit. has been broadcasting to Cuba to break the Cuban govAits. information blockade and promote democracy in Cuba. Over this period, questions have been raised regarding the quality and effectiveness of these broadcasts. This report examines: (1) the Office of Cuba Broadcasting's (OCB) broadcasting approach and what is known about its audience; (2) how the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) -- which oversees U.S. govAit. broadcasting -- and OCB ensure compliance with journalistic principles; (3) steps taken to ensure adherence to domestic and international broadcasting laws, agreements, and standards; and (4) steps that have been taken to address mgmt. challenges.Actions are Needed to Improve Strategy and Operations Jess T. Ford. OCB Broadcasts to Cuba through Multiple Methods, but the Best Available Research Suggests That Radio and TV MartAsa#39;s Audience Size Is Small ... methods to overcome the Cuban governmenta#39;s jamming of certain signals, with a recent focus on providing more of its resources for TV transmissions. ... 10Jamming refers to the deliberate use of radio noise or signals to prevent the listening or viewing of broadcasts.
|Title||:||Broadcasting to Cuba|
|Author||:||Jess T. Ford|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 2009-11|