"States should put in place a range of measures, including those highlighted in our Joint Declaration of 12 December 2007, to create an environment in which a pluralistic media sector can flourish. These should include, among others, obligations of transparency of media ownership, licensing of different types of broadcasters to promote diversity, rules to prevent undue concentration of media ownership and measures to promote content diversity among and within media outlets. "
International Mechanisms for Promoting Freedom of Expression: Joint Statement on the Media and Elections, p. 1 para.12

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Joint Statement on the Media and Elections