Integration monitor is a daily Latvian press digest on ethnic minority and society integration issues. The Monitor reviews the biggest Latvian dailies: Diena, Latvijas Avize, Neatkariga (in Latvian language), Vesti Segodnya (in Russian language). In specific cases other information sources are used. Latvian Centre for Human Rights is not responsible for information published by the media.
- Minister of Culture Dace Melnbarde: production of programmes in Russian language on LTV7 increased the channel’s audience
According to the Minister of Culture Dace Melnbarde, production of programmes in Russian language on LTV7 considerably increased the channel’s Latvian and Russian speaking audience. As reported, Latvia’s public television and radio received about 1 million euros in 2014 for production of informative and analytical programmes in Russian language as alternative source of information to Russia’s channels broadcasted in Latvia. Latvijas Avize