Recently approved MDDA beneficiary projects illustrate how the community media sector, with the support of the MDDA, is delivering on this principle.
UNESCOs 2018 theme of Linguistic Diversity and Multilingualism count for Sustainable Development is particularly appropriate to South Africas community sector, which strives to contribute to community development and the alleviation of poverty and inequality by making the media accessible to all people, particularly the historically disadvantaged, in the language of their choice, says Acting MDDA Board Chairperson, Musa Sishange.
The life-saving benefits of the MDDA
system will be the most rewarding result of our efforts.
The letter was addressed to: Brand SA, ICASA, MDDA
, Film and Publications Board as well as the SABC.
If the recommendations are adopted by the National Assembly, Mr Manyi will replace Ms Nothando Migogo on the MDDA
Board and Ms Khumalo will take over from Ms Noluthando Gosa, who resigned from the SABC Board in November 2013.
The State Owned Entities Communicators Association (SOECA) and the State Owned Enterprises Procurement Forum (SOEPF) have both pledged their support for community and small commercial media as defined by the MDDA
Act, the two bodies agreed at a meeting held recently in Pretoria.
I also represented MDDAS at the quarterly meetings of Colorado Dental Assistants Association.
Indeed, rates on money market mutual funds (MMMFs), a close substitute for MDDAs
, rose more in line with market rates than did MMDA rates.