The danger of speaking out recent trendsin the post-Soviete space

Speakers: Araks Melkonyan, Protection with rights without borders, Armenia Yevgeniy Zhovtis, Kazakhstan, International Bureau for human rights and Rule of law, Kazakhstan Tatsiana Reviaka, Barys Zvozskau, Belarusian human rights House, Blearus Julia Votslava, Legal prosperity, Kyrgystan Alex Prostica, Promo lex, Molodova Moderator:Briggite Dufour, International partnership for human rights, IPHR The danger of speaking out – […]

EAP CSF Armenian national platform statement

September 13, 2017 Armenian National Platform of the EaP Civil Society Forum is deeply concerned about the over 12-month detention of Andreas Ghukasyan, member of “New Armenia” opposition movement.   Andreas Ghuksyan was detained on July 29, 2016, when the Police used special measures against the protest participants in Sari Tagh district of Yerevan, and […]

Human Rights and Justice Advocates at Serious Risk in the OSCE Region – An Appeal from the Civic Solidarity Platform

OSCE HDIM 2017, Working sessions 1-2: Fundamental freedoms I, Monday 11 September 2017 and Tuesday 12 September 2017 We, members of the Civic Solidarity Platform (CSP), are alarmed that the environment for civil society has seriously deteriorated in many OSCE participating States since the last HDIM and that civil society representatives who criticize repressive government […]

The improvement of the efficiency and functioning of Justice

The improvement of the efficiency and functioning of #Justice in the Council of Europe Member States is the aim of the European Commission for the Efficiency of Justice (CEPEJ). Watch the video – – – [FRA] L’amélioration de l’efficacité et du fonctionnement de la justice dans les Etats membres du Conseil de l’Europe est l’objectif de la Commission […]

According to the report, a group of police officials launched force against a citizen

A criminal case is initiated in RA Special Investigation Service based on the materials prepared according to the report of Sevak Voskanyan, the citizen of Sevan city, Gegharkunik marz. So, Sevak Voskanyan gave a report that on 18 August 2017 he was forcefully taken into Gegharkunik marz department by a group of police officers, and […]

A story of revenge

The European Court of Human Rights, informed by the letter dated July 27 of 2017 informed, that the complaint-applications on the application of detention as a preventive measure against Hovsep Khurshudyan, Davit Sanasaryan, Armen Martirosyan and Vahagn Ghumashyan have been registered by the Court. It is beyond suspect, that the next decisions against Armenia will […]