Cultural Standing Committee Cultural Standing Committee

The Cultural, Tourism and Mass Media Affairs Standing Committee shall conduct oversight and control on the following matters:

1/ to oversee and control that the history, culture, heritage and languages of nations, nationalities and peoples’ of Ethiopia are studied and their languages are advanced; that activities are undertaken to bring about change in those cultural activities, beliefs and practices hindering social progress; and that the contribution of culture to development is promoted;

2/ to oversee and control that the mass media play its role in the building of a democratic system, peace and development in the country;

3/ to oversee and control the formulation and implementation of working mechanisms that could facilitate ways for the preservation of cultural and historical heritages and for being passed on to posterity;

4/ to oversee and control the facilitation of favourable conditions that could encourage the flow of tourists to the country and the promotion of the country’s tourist attractions and its positive image on the world tourism market;

5/ to oversee and control that the boards of government mass media discharge their responsibilities properly;

6/ to oversee and control the appropriate implementation of policies, law, strategies and plans related to the bodies under its oversight and control mandate;

7/ to oversee and control that the bodies under its oversight and control mandate utilized the budget allocated to them appropriately and effectively.

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