Information note on “The Activity of the Highest Judicial Council as an Index of Real Independence of Courts Activities

Information note on “The Activity of the Highest Judicial Council as an Index of Real Independence of Courts Activities The information note summarises the outcomes of the monitoring conducted on the performance of the judges appointed by the Highest Judicial Council elaborated by the “Protection of Rights without Borders” NGO Information note on “The Activity […]

Announcement on the draft Labour code

We, the undersigned civil society organizations are expressing our concern over the RA Draft Law on “Making Amendments and Supplements to the RA Draft Labor Code” elaborated by the RA Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs. In performance to the command of the previous Government, back in 2017 a draft law was elaborated, which, as […]

The Civil Society Discusses the Issue of Political Prisoners

There have been and there are political prisoners, but there should be no more political prisoners: this was the collective statement issued by the human rights defender, advocates, civil society representatives within the scope of the discussion on the status of the political prisoners and their possible release. Expert David Khachatryan presented the cases of […]

Problem of political prisoners and independence of judiciary

The discussion on the topic “The Issue of the Political Prisoners and the Court Independence” took place on May 29 of 2018. During the discussion, Haykuhi Harutyunyan, the President of the “Protection of Rights without Borders” NGO presented the assessments of PACE of the status of political prisoners. According to H. Harutyunyan, the Parliamentary Assembly […]

Statement

15.05.2018  We, the below-signed organizations of civil society, welcome the victory of the People and value the awakening of civil self-awareness and dignity. We appreciate the principles proclaimed by the Prime Minister for achieving responsible, transparent, and accountable governance. We comprehend the gravity of the problems faced by and the difficulty of the work to […]

“A demand for Judicial Reforms: the Recommendations of the human rights defenders”

A discussion on the topic “A demand for Judicial Reforms: the Recommendations of the human rights defenders” was held at Media Centre on May 15 of 2018. Hasmik Harutyunyan, the lawyer of the Protection of Rights without Borders also participated in the mentioned discussion. During the discussion, Hasmik Harutyunyan mentioned that since the day of […]

Reference: Who are political prisoners? 

Recently, many discussions related to the topic that in the Republic of Armenia there should be no political prisoners among the large scope of society are being touched upon. Taking account the above mentioned, a legal information note  by “Protection of Rights without Borders” NGO has been elaborated, indicating in which cases the detained people can […]