Review Category : Internews News

Supervisory Board of OTRK recommends to the TV channel management to take off the air “Aalam syrlary” TV-show

On March 6, during the special meeting, OTRK Supervisory Board approved decision to take off the air “Aalam syrlary” TV-show on public TV channel. 10 SB members out of 11 presented (4 members were absent) voted for taking off the air this program. On February 20, “Aalam syrlary” TV-show was put on hold by OTRK channel management, after appearance of ...

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Agenda of OTRK SB — “Zamana” studio and “Aalam syrlary” TV show

On February 27, during the regular meeting the OTRK Supervisory Board (OTRK SB) addressed to the message of “Zamana” studio employees, situation around “Aalam syrlary” TV show and candidature of Elmira Toktogulova for the position of Deputy Director on Strategic Development of OTRK. As it has been known, on January 21 SB received a letter with request to consider the ...

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Tender announcement for OTRK’ Management Support Component on strategic planning, report writing and communication

Internews announces a tender for  OTRK’ Management Support Component on strategic planning, report writing and communication. Description Internews project provides assistance to the Kyrgyzstani public service broadcaster OTRK as the station strives to improve its public outreach and strengthen its financial, organizational and technical capacity. Purpose During Year One, the project team concluded that there is a need to support the ...

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Tender announcement for reviewing of laws and regulations governing the Kyrgyz Public Broadcaster

Internews and Soros Foundation announce a tender for reviewing of laws and regulations governing the Kyrgyz Public Broadcaster (OTRK). Internews and Soros Foundation continue to employ a multifaceted approach to support development of OTRK’s organizational capacity, professionalism and public status. Currently, legal provisions referring to the independence of OTRK are underdeveloped. There is a need for development of legal provisions that would ensure ...

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Tender for designing a public outreach strategy for OTRK

Internews announces a tender for designing a public outreach strategy for OTRK with an aim of improving its outreach efforts. Public Outreach Strategy and Plan are designed to increase OTRK’s interaction with its audience and stakeholders. Public Outreach Strategy will outline OTRK’s outreach goals, target audience, communication tools and resources, the competition for audience attention, and its allies in reaching ...

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Qualitative Audience Research of the KPTR

An international research organization “InterMedia” is conducting a study of television and radio audience of the Kyrgyz Public TV and Radio (KPTR). Starting December 11, focus groups will be formed across the country to identify the preferences and needs of the KPTR audience. The main objectives of the study are: – To determine the rating of TV and radio programs; ...

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Unhealed Wounds of Osh

A look at continuing discrimination and failure of justice three years after deadly ethnic clashes in south Kyrgyzstan. Al Jazeera made a documentary in Osh city 3 years later after ethnic clashes, which took place in the south of Kyrgyzstan in June 2010. Documentary mentioned a positive role of public television and radio company “Yntymak” which kept informing Uzbek speaking ...

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Tamara Valieva: “Viewers and Listeners Should Be Interested in Defending Their Rights and Interests”

Tamara Valieva, the Ombudsman of KPRT, a journalist and producer of television news discussed her vision and future plans in an interview with Internewskg. She was elected to the post of Ombudsman with majority of votes at a meeting of the National Assembly of KPRT November 21, 2013. Ombudsman on public television was created after the events of April 2010, ...

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Yntymak is the third most-popular radio in Osh city

With cofunding from Search for Common Ground, Internews contracted the local research company Di Group to study the size, demographics, and preferences of Yntymak’s TV and radio audiences in Osh and Jalalabad cities and oblasts in June-July 2013. They also conducted focus groups to evaluate audience perceptions of Yntymak’s content quality and social impact. Yntymak Radio: Yntymak Radio has been ...

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The Results of KPRT Strategic Functioning Study

In the final stages of Development Strategy of the KPRT issues such as human capital management, structural changes, regulations and indicators of information supply were emphasized. The report recommends following management tools, which would allow the KPRT to firmly implement the Development Strategy on continuous basis. The final report contains a step-by-step plan of action to solve the identified problems ...

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