YPC Weekly Newsletter

2013


ELECTIONS TO YEREVAN COUNCIL OF ELDERS DEBATED AT “PRESS CLUB”

On April 29, another talk show of “Press Club” cycle, dealing with journalistic ethics, went on “Yerkir Media” TV channel. The weekly TV cycle is produced by Yerevan Press Club with the support of Friedrich Ebert Foundation.

The “Press Club” participants discussed how the media are compliant with professional norms when covering the pre-election promotion of the upcoming May 5, 2013 Yerevan Council of Elders elections. The TV show discussants were Hrant Ter-Abrahamian, publicist and Board Member of “Armenian National Congress” party, and Ruben Mehrabian, political scientist and Editor of www.1in.am Russian Service. Among the “Press Club” experts were also representatives of parties, running for seats in the Yerevan Council of Elders. The experts of the program were Artur Misakian (Press Secretary of “Orinats Yerkir”) and Naneh Mukuchian (“Barev, Yerevan” party bloc), Artur Papian, President of Media Diversity Institute-Armenia, and Mariam Barseghian, correspondent of “Yerkir Media” TV. YPC President Boris Navasardian hosted the talk show.   

The next “Press Club” will be aired on “Yerkir Media” on Monday, May 6 at 18.00 (rerun – on Saturday, May 11 at 12.00).

Watch “Press Club” of April 29, 2013
here