YPC Weekly Newsletter

2006


“FOURTH ESTATE” AND “THIRD SECTOR” CONSIDERED POSSIBILITIES OF JOINT INITIATIVES

On May 4-5 in Yerevan seminar “Cooperation of Media, Journalistic and Other
NGOs to Develop Freedom of Speech and Press” was held. The event was organized
by Yerevan Press Club under “Strengthening Advocacy Potential and Networking
of Journalistic Associations of Armenia” project, supported by the Open Society
Institute. YPC President Boris Navasardian presented to the representatives
of NGOs and regional media the YPC strategy on networking of journalistic communities
of Yerevan and the regions of the country. The meeting participants also discussed
the possibilities for the improvement of media legislation, activation of work
to protect rights of journalists, cooperation between regional media and NGOs,
development of their potential.