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Pursuant to Article 14 of the Law of Georgia on Broadcasting and the Code of Conduct of Broadcasters adopted by the Georgian National Communication Commission (GNCC) in 2009, broadcasters are obliged to establish an efficient complains mechanism for considering customers’ complaints.

If  a broadcaster breaches the Code of Conduct, apply to us through filling out a provided questionnaire and the Media Development Foundation, MDF will present your complaint in a broadcaster's self-regulation body.

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Anti-Western Propaganda, 2016

This study presents the analysis of media monitoring carried out by the Media Development Foundation (MDF) during 2016. It reviews anti-Western messages and disinformation disseminated by Georgian media outlets and other sources – politicians, clergy, civil organizations and representatives of society. 
The MDF conducted a similar study in 2014-2015. The study has been carried out in partnership with UN Association of Georgia within the framework of USAID’s Promoting Integration, Tolerance and Awareness Program. 

This report covers the period from between 1 January and 31 December 2016. The first part of the report highlights key findings of the study, the methodology and provides total quantitative data by sources. The second part of the report reviews propaganda methods and Russian sources. The final part discusses the instances detected within the framework of the Myth Detector project.

Author: Tamar Kintsurashvili

Researchers: Dali Kurdadze, Sopho Gelava

Monitoring by Tamar Gagniashvili, Sopho Gogadze, Khatia Lomidze, Roman Baindurashvili, Tamar Sopromadze, Tina Gogoladze, Irakli Tskhadadze, Mariam Tsutskiridze, Natia Gogelia, Natia Gogolashvili

Link: Anti-Western Propaganda, 2016