YPC Weekly Newsletter

2012


“PRESS CLUB” TALK SHOW: PROS AND CONS OF SOCIAL MEDIA

On November 5, the season’s first program of “Press Club” cycle, dealing with journalistic ethics, went on “Yerkir Media” TV company. The TV shows’ series are produced by Yerevan Press Club in the frames of the “Promoting Freedom, Professionalism and Pluralism of the Media in the South Caucasus and Moldova” programme, co-funded by the European Union and the Council of Europe.

The talk show considered the advantages and disadvantages of social media. Diverse viewpoints on the issue were presented by the “Press Club” discussants – Konstantin Ter-Nakalian, blogger, Assistant to Chief Editor of www.blognews.am, and Anna Israelian, Editor of www.aravot.am. The experts of the program were Manana Aslamazian, Director of “Alternative Resources in Media” project, lawyer Ara Ghazarian, Suren Deherian, Head of “Journalists for the Future” NGO, Gegham Manukian, Director of the News and Current Affairs Programs of “Yerkir Media” TV company. YPC President Boris Navasardian hosted the talk show.

The next “Press Club” talk show will be aired on “Yerkir Media” on Monday, November 12 at 18.00 (rerun – on Saturday, November 17 at 12.50).

Watch “Press Club” of November 5, 2012
here