KIE monitor's Team held a Press Conference for publishing a report about coverage of human right issues in Kurdish Media Outlets26 / 6 / 2012
On June 24, 2012, KIE held a press
conference in Qawaxanay kalture (cultural coffee) in sulaymanyah province for
publishing the final results of the prepared report by the KIE monitoring team about
addressing the human rights issue in eighteen different types of Kurdish press
including Newspapers, magazines, Radio, satellite channels and Websites. This
report considers data and charts to highlight the amount of attention and
importance of human rights to different variety of media in the last two months
(April and May 2012).
According to the method which is used in the
report, there is a list of seventeen categories of human rights. The news would
be counted as the one which highlights the human rights issue if at least one
of these categories was mentioned by it otherwise it will not be considered.
In the press conference almost of the covered media outlet reporters had attended
and they took questions towards the monitor team members about the variety
dimensions of both of the implementing the project and the contents of the
This report is the second part of a project
entitled "media monitoring in Kurdistan 2012" which is provided with
funds by International Media Support (IMS).
The results of the report have been published in
several covered media outlets