YPC Weekly Newsletter

2012


YPC ANNUAL REPORT ON FREEDOM OF SPEECH IN ARMENIA IN 2011

Yerevan Press Club released its Annual Report “On Freedom of Speech in Armenia” in 2011. The report chronologically presents with the most significant issues of the media sphere, ranging from legislative amendments, assessments, statements of local and international organizations to different forms of violence, court litigations regarding media and journalists. The main feature of 2011 was the drastic increase of lawsuits on libel and insult, claiming for high financial compensations.
 
The YPC Annual Report “2011: A Year of Unprecedented Number of Defamation Lawsuits versus Media”.