YPC Weekly Newsletter

2007


INTERNATIONAL SEMINAR ON PRESS DISSEMINATION

On September 13 at Congress Hotel in Yerevan a two-day international seminar
“Distribution of Print Media: Challenges and Prospects” started. The event was
organized by the Eurasia Foundation Representative Office in Armenia. The seminar
brought together Armenian, Russian and Ukrainian experts on print media dissemination
and development. The scope of issues covered by the presentations includes the
legislative framework for the press dissemination networks, innovative models
of dissemination, effectiveness of print media dissemination systems, the relevant
experience of Armenia, Belarus, Russia, Ukraine. A separate presentation dealt
with the pilot program to set up an alternative distribution network in seven
regions of Armenia, implemented by Eurasia Foundation with the support of the
Open Society Institute.