Announcement for applicants to the Expert Council
Till January 25, 2019, the Public Council, acting under the National Council of Television and Radio Broadcasting of Ukraine, will continue to receive applications from public organizations, industry associations operating in the media area, other public institutions and self-nominations for joining the Independent Expert Council on the activities of the electronic media during the 2019 elections.
The relevant expert body is established in order to ensure the democratic, transparent and open media coverage of the electoral process and the participation of representatives of the public in evaluating the placement of election campaign materials in electronic media. The Independent Expert Council will provide conclusions on controversial campaign materials and other situations that will arise during the media coverage of the electoral race, and will make them publicly available.
The National Council has supported the initiative of the public and has declared its readiness to cooperate with the Independent Expert Council, by approving the relevant decision at the meeting on January 10, 2019.
Applications for inclusion in the Independent Expert Council on the activities of the electronic media during the 2019 elections must be submitted in any form to the National Council: firstname.lastname@example.org, noting the subject of the letter: for the Public Council.