Еженедельный Бюллетень ЕПК

2008


“PRESS CLUB” AND “PRESS CLUB+”: FIGHTING CORRUPTION AND THE ROLE OF OBSERVER MISSIONS

On October 8 another show of “Press Club” cycle went on air of “Yerkir Media”
TV company. It is produced by Yerevan Press Club with support of the Open Society
Institute Human Rights and Governance Grants Program. The guests of the “Press
Club” host, the President of Yerevan Press Club Boris Navasardian, were the
President of Anti-Corruption Center “Transparency International” Amalia Kostanian,
Expert of the International Center of Human Development Vahan Asatrian, and
Chief Editor of “Basis” magazine Ashot Aramian. The topic of discussion was
the fight against corruption and working out of an anti-corruption strategy.

The next program of “Press Club” cycle will be aired by “Yerkir Media” on Wednesday,
October 15, at 23.00.

On October 4 another show of “Press Club+” cycle went on air of “Yerkir Media”
TV company. It is produced by Yerevan Press Club with support of the Embassy
of Great Britain in Armenia. The “Press Club+” host, YPC President Boris Navasardian,
and the participants, President of “This is Your Choice” NGO Harutyun Hambartsumian
and Expert of the Association of Women with University Education Anahit Agoyan,
discussed the role of observer missions during the elections to the local self-administration
bodies. The audience composed of representatives of civil society of Armavir,
Gyumri and Yerevan also participated in the discussion.

The next program of “Press Club+” cycle will be aired by “Yerkir Media” on
Saturday, October 11, at 17.40.