YPC Weekly Newsletter

2011


“YERKRAGUND” ON DEMOCRATIZATION OF TURKISH SOCIETY

On November 8 the 22nd show of “Yerkragund” (“Globe”) cycle went on the evening air of “Yerkir Media” TV company. The current show was produced by Yerevan Press Club under YPC and Internews Network project, “Dialogue Building Between Armenia and Turkey”, supported by the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor of US Department of State.

The guests of YPC Expert Mikayel Zolian were Gegham Manukian, Director of the News and Current Affairs Programs of “Yerkir Media”, turcologist Artak Shakarian, Gayaneh Abrahamian, observer of ArmeniaNow, ethnographer Arsen Kharatian. The discussion focused on the democratization process of the Turkish society and the activities of Turkish human rights activists.

The next “Yerkragund” show will be aired on “Yerkir Media” on Tuesday, November 15 at 19.15 (rerun – on Thursday, November 17 at 16.15).

Watch “Yerkragund” of November 8, 2011 here