YPC Weekly Newsletter

2011


“E-CLUB” CYCLE: INTERNET AND SUICIDE

On June 28 another program from “E-Club” weekly cycle went on the online broadcast of “A1+” TV company (www.a1plus.am). The “E-Club” is produced by Yerevan Press Club in cooperation with “A1+” TV company under “Alternative Resources in Media” project, supported by USAID.

The information and education blocs, particularly, told about different types of PCs, presented the Internet resources containing information on Mountainous Karabagh. One of the plots dealt with the Facebook campaign against suicide, “We Chose Life”. The theme was further considered by the guests of the discussion part of “E-Club”: Artur Khemchian, Editor of the Armenian page of News.am portal, and suicidologist Hasmik Mezhlumian addressed the issue whether media coverage affects the suicide level in the country.

The next “E-Club” will be aired on “A1+” on July 5.