Office of the Commissioner of Official Languages

Office of the Commissioner of Official Languages

February 28, 2007 08:30 ET

Media Advisory: Commissioner of Official Languages Releases Audit of the CRTC

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Feb. 28, 2007) - Today, the Commissioner of Official Languages, Mr. Graham Fraser, released his first audit report entitled Implementation of Section 41 of Part VII of the Official Languages Act at the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission.

This audit looks at the extent to which the CRTC fulfills its obligations to support the development of the official language minority communities and to foster the full recognition and use of English and French in Canadian society.

The audit, its highlights, and a complete list of the recommendations are available on the Web site of the Office of the Commissioner of Official Languages, at: www.ocol-clo.gc.ca, under the "What's New" heading.

Contact Information

  • Office of the Commissioner of Official Languages
    Robin Cantin
    Manager, Media Relations
    613-995-0374 or Toll free: 1-877-996-6368
    Cellular: 613-996-6368
    robin.cantin@ocol-clo.gc.ca