Commercial Broadcasting and VOD services in Europe

The “Association of Commercial Television and Video on Demand Services in Europe” represents the interests of leading commercial broadcasters in Europe. Europe has a wonderfully diverse and creative media ecosystem that drives its cultural diversity, media pluralism and leadership in international  markets. The European commercial broadcasting sector is a major success story and is a leading investor and job provider in Europe’s Cultural and Creative Industries.

ACT member companies finance, produce, promote and distribute content and services benefiting millions of Europeans across all platforms. We entertain and inform Europe’s households every day via thousands of channels, VoD and OTT services available across Europe. ACT believes that a healthy and sustainable commercial broadcasting sector has an important role to play in Europe’s economy, society and culture.

World TV Day 2023

Global TV champions accessibility

On 21 November, TV companies around the globe celebrate World TV Day to remind us all of the power of TV. As part of the annual United Nations initiative, a 30-second spot will be broadcast on TV and shared online to mark the occasion. The focus of the 27th edition of World TV Day is accessibility. While Total TV is accessible anytime, anywhere, and on any device, it should be equally accessible to anybody, irrespective of one’s vision or hearing ability.

ACT, egta and The Global TV Group join forces to promote accessibility and TV’s commitment to being accessible to all. For more information, download the press release here.

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