Presentation and discussion of the Group’s Annual Report on its activities in 2016.

According to the activity report of 2016 published by the Public Monitors Group Implementing Supervision over the Penitentiary Institutions and Bodies under the Ministry of Justice of RA, the situation at the penitentiary institutions continues to remain worrying. As recorded 112 calls were received from the detainees and 94 visits were made to penitentiary institutions. […]

9th Annual Assembly of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum in Tallinn, Estonia

The Eastern Partnership Civil Society Conference along with the 9th Annual Assembly of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum will take place on 25-27 October, 2017 in Tallinn under the Estonian Presidency of the Council of the European Union. The three-day event, entitled “Tangible Results for People: Envisioning the Eastern Partnership in 2020 and Beyond,” […]

Approaches of “Partnership for Open Society” Initiative Regarding comprehensive and extended partnership agreement To Be Signed between the European Union and the Republic of Armenia

Highlighting the importance of establishment and strengthening of public trust towards the activity of the state, as well as the European Union, “Partnership for Open Society” Initiative (hereinafter Partnership) welcomes the publication of the text of the Agreement. The Partnership: Highlights the importance of the publication of the text of the Agreement as a first […]

THE DECISION OF THE INVESTIGATOR ON THE REJECTION OF THE INSITUTING OF A CRIMINAL CASE REGARDING THE HINDERENCE OF MONITORING BEING CONDUCTED IN PENITENTIARY INSTITUTIONS WAS APPEALED IN JUDICIAL ORDER

Hasmik Harutyunyan, the legal expert of the Protection of Rights without Borders NGO applied to the Court of General Jurisdiction of Arabkir and Kanaker Zeytun Administrative Districts on the demand to eliminate the decisions made on the institution of a criminal case by the RA Special Investigation Service, as well as to eliminate the human […]

Civil Society urges Republic of Armenia and European Union to sign the new agreement within “short periods”

  The Armenian National Platform of Eastern Partnership’s Civil Society Forum urges the European Union countries and Armenian authorities “to sign the Armenia-EU Comprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement (CEPA) within maximum short periods and immediately proceed to its practical implementation”. During the interview to “Azatuytun” radio station, the representatives of the civil society member organizations […]

EaP CSF Armenian National Platform STATEMENT On the Publication of the Comprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement between the Republic of Armenia and the European Union

18.10.2017 Armenian National Platform of the EaP Civil Society Forum welcomes the publication of the Comprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement between the Republic of Armenia and the European Union, submitted to the Council of the European Union for a decision. We consider this step as evidence of an efficient negotiation process and display of complete […]

The Ethics and Disciplinary Committee of the RA Council of Courts in Response to the Recommendations Submitted by the PRWB

The Ethics and Disciplinary Committee of the RA Council of Courts of Armenia (herein the Commission) responded to the information note elaborated by the “Protection of Rights without Borders NGO on the criminal persecutions instituted against the participants of “Sasna Tsrer” group activities and other related events, as well as the human rights and especially […]