YPC Weekly Newsletter



On May 9 another “Press Club” show, dealing with the elections of Yerevan Council
of Elderly on May 31, 2009, went on the air of “Yerkir Media” TV company. The
“Press Club” cycle is produced under Yerevan Press Club project, supported by
the Open Society Institute. The guests of the program host, YPC President Boris
Navasardian were representatives of five parties and one party bloc which were
registered at the RA Central Electoral Commission for running in the elections:
Mikael Melkumian (“Prosperous Armenia”), Emanuel Margarian (Popular Party),
Sos Gimishian (Armenian National Congress), Vazgen Petrosian (ARF “Dashnaktsutiun”),
Emil Amyan (Labor Socialist Party of Armenia), Vardges Eghiazarian (Republican
Party of Armenia). Only the representative of “Orinats Yerkir” party did not
participate in the program. Karineh Danielian, Chairwoman of the Association
“For Sustainable Human Development”, and architect Gagik Sukhudian took part
in the show as experts. The discussion centered on the communal services in

The next “Press Club” show will be aired on “Yerkir Media” on Saturday, May
16 at 17.25.