World Television Day

What is World Television Day

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It all begin in 1996 when the United Nations (UN) organised the first ever World Television Forum on 21st November. Leading figures in the media came together in the Forum to discuss the significance of television in broadcasting major changes in the world as they happen.

In the month of December of the same year, the United Nations General Assembly proclaimed 21 November as World Television Day commemorating the date on which the first World Television Forum was held.

World Television Day is not so much a celebration of the tool, but rather the philosophy which it represents. Television represents a symbol for communication and globalization in the contemporary world.

Today, television is one of our best freind and the biggest source of information we get in our daily life. Although, TV also has some negative impacts on some people’s life, many of us can’t live without television. So, enjoy your favorite show on it and tell other about