Entity | Deutsche Welle

Deutsche Welle
Deutsche Welle (pronounced [ˈdɔʏtʃə ˈvɛlə] (listen); "German Wave" in German), abbreviated to DW, is a German public, state-owned international broadcaster funded by the German federal tax budget. The service is available in 32 languages. DW's satellite television service consists of channels in English, German, Spanish, and Arabic. The work of DW is regulated by the Deutsche Welle Act,[note 1] meaning that content is intended to be independent of government influence. DW is a member of the European Broadcasting Union (EBU). DW offers regularly updated articles on its news website and runs its own center for international media development, DW Akademie. The broadcaster's stated goals are to produce reliable news coverage, provide access to the German language, and promote understanding between peoples. It is also a provider of live streaming world news which can be viewed via its website, YouTube, and various mobile devices and digital media players.
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Inception: 1953

Alternate Names: Deutsche Welle., Nemet︠s︡kai︠a︡ volna, Voix de l’Allemagne, Almanya'nın Sesi Radyosu, La Voix de l'Allemagne, Radio Deutsche Welle., Deutsche Welle. Technische Direktion, DW Abkuerzung, Voix de l'Allemagne, Voz da Alemanha, Voice of Germany, Voz de Alemania, Iḏāʿat Ṣaut Almāniyā, DW, Cologne (Germany). Deutsche Welle, D̲ōytse Velle, Deguo zhi sheng, ˜La œVoix de l'Allemagne, German Wave
Associated Place(s): Germany