Civil society needs effective free media, adequately regulated. This module examines those requirements and how they can be developed.


  • Purpose of regulation of communications

  • Developing media standards

  • Codes of ethics and conduct

  • Content regulation and enforcement

  • Questions of jurisdiction

  • Protecting and promoting local culture and values

  • Protecting minorities

  • External relations accuracy and transparency

  • Regulation of digital content

  • Mechanisms of moderation