“Press Club” TV talk show – new season of weekly cycles aired on Yerkir Media


Today, January 27, watch the “Press Club” TV talk show on “Yerkir Media” at 18.35. The season’s first program continues to deal with journalism ethics.

Topic: The claim of Arman Avetisyan, the Chairman of the board of “Minas Avetisyan” Charitable Foundation vs. Levon Barseghyan, the Chairman of the board of Gyumri Asparez Journalists Club

Speakers: Arman Avetisyan, Chairman of the board of “Minas Avetisyan” Charitable Foundation
Levon Barseghyan, Chairman of the board of Gyumri Asparez Journalists Club

Experts: Shushan Doydoyan, President of Freedom of Information Center
Ara Ghazaryan, Lawyer
Nune Sargsyan, Acting Director of Internews Media Support NGO
Mesrop Harutyunyan, Media Expert

The show will rerun on Tuesday, January 31 at 14.15.

The current “Press Club” weekly cycle is produced by Yerevan Press Club under the “Alternative Resources in Media” project, supported by USAID. A specific ethical matter is proposed to the attention of two discussants with different viewpoints, four experts and the audience at the studio. The shows continue to focus on the issues of  privacy, libel and insult, out-of-court solution of media disputes, the activities of the Media Ethics Observatory (MEO).

MEO was formed on March 10, 2007 by the heads of Armenian media who supported the Yerevan Press Club initiative on establishing a self-regulation system in Armenia. The mission of the MEO consists in the consideration of complaints and appeals regarding the violations of the Code of Conduct of Media Representatives and making judgments on these.

Watch “Press Club” TV talk show aired on 02.12.2011

Posted on January 27, 2012, in Announcements. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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