YPC Weekly Newsletter

2013


FROM “PRESS CLUB” CYCLE: CIVIC ACTIVISM AND MEDIA RESPONSIBILITY

On November 25, the “Yerkir Media” TV channel broadcast another piece of the "Press Club" cycle on issues of journalistic ethics. This weekly “Press Club” cycle is produced by YPC with the support of Deutsche Welle Academy.

This piece was devoted to civic activism, particularly the responsibility of media in covering this new phenomenon in the life of the society. The discussants of the talk show -publicist and activist Zaruhi Hovhannisyan and Hetq.am and ArmRadio FM 107 correspondent Zaruhi Mejlumyan – presented their perspectives on the relations between media and civic activists. Chairman of the Protection of Freedom of Speech Committee Ashot Melikyan, producer of www.media.am website at Media Initiatives Center Gegham Vardanyan, member of “Army in Reality” civic initiative Tsovinar Nazaryan and Chief Editor of “A1+” TV Company Karine Asatryan were the invited experts. YPC President Boris Navasardian hosted the show. 

The next “Press Club” will be broadcast by “Yerkir Media” on December 2, Monday, at 18.00 (with the rerun on December 7, Saturday, at 11.00). 

Watch November 25, 2013 “Press Club”
here