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Innovative radio initiatives and European and multilingual TV channels

The European Commission, DG X, has published a call for proposals in the area of innovative radio initiatives and European and multilingual television channels.

The 1996 budget of the European Communities (item B3-2012) provides for the support of:

- Innovative radio initiatives, such as the introduction of a digital radio system and the creation of European multilingual radio broadcast networks, as well as the creation of a citizens' radio on a European scale;
- Initiatives concerning European and multilingual television channels which are either culturally oriented or for general public information purposes.

The present call for proposals covers the following actions areas:

- Action 1: Innovative radio initiatives, including:
. Digital radio systems;
. Multilingual European radio networks (current affairs and entertainment);

- Action 2: Citizens' radio on a European scale;

- Action 3: European and multilingual television channels which are culturally oriented;

- Action 4: European and multilingual television channels which are public-information oriented.

The budget available for the implementation of projects in these areas is:

- ECU 650,000 for Action 1;
- ECU 100,000 for Action 2;
- ECU 500,000 for Action 3;
- ECU 900,000 for Action 4.

The financial contribution awarded by the Commission may not exceed 50% of the cost of selected projects.
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