Mediatheque

Where
Mauritius
When
2020
Who
National Library, operating under the aegis of the Ministry of Arts and Cultural Heritage
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

The Mediateque was officially launched in June 2018, following a budgetary measure announced by the Government. The main aim is to have a complete national collection of audio visual materials produced in Mauritius. It is accessible to the public free of cost. A television with a headset is provided to public to view and listen to the audio visual materials

What are the results achieved so far through the implementation of the policy/measure?: 

- A repertoire has successfully established for local artists.
- Successful in the digital way of preservation of songs.
- Mediateque accessible free of cost to all at the National Library

Financial resources allocated to the policy/measure in USD: 

12,500 USD

Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Name of partnerType of entity
Ministry of Arts and Cultural Heritage
Public Sector
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
YES
If yes, what are the main conclusions/recommendations?: 

To render the online platform at the National Library more attractive and services to be provided on a 24/7 basis.
Create awareness among the population with special attention to the partially impaired individuals.

Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)
Cinema/ Audiovisual Arts