The media space of Sakartvelo will be discussed in Tbilisi
Today, in Georgian capital, a round table discussion on "Issues of the state of Georgian media space" will be held. As reported by "Georgia-News", it is scheduled for 15:00 local time in the building of Tbilisi international press center of RIA Novosti.
As organizers of the event explained in the interview, the meeting will be attended by political scientists, experts, well-known bloggers, journalists and leaders of Russian, Georgian and Abkhazian media.
As expected, participants will discuss the following questions: how independent from political and financial structures of the state Georgian media is? Is the political and professional independence of the media in conditions of economic distress possible? Does the self-censorship or censorship exist in Georgian media? Also at the meeting, they will clarify the role of Internet and social networking in today's media space, as well as possible negative effects on society caused by the uncontrolled growth of social networks and other Internet resources.