«Ուսանողական ակտիվ պայքարի ժամանակավոր դադար. հնարավոր զարգացումներ»

Ազգային ժողովը նոյեմբերի 15-ին ձայների գերակշիռ մեծամասնությամբ՝ 86 կողմ, 6 դեմ հարաբերակցությամբ ընդունեց ուսանողների շրջանում բողոքի ալիք բարձրացրած «Զինծառայության մասին» օրենքը: Օրենքին կողմ քվերակեցին «Հանրապետական»,  «Դաշնակցություն» և «Ծառուկյան» խմբակցությունների պատգամավորները: Օրենքի ընդունմանը դեմ էր միայն ընդդիմադիր «Ելք» խմբակցությունը: Օրենքի դեմ բողոքի դուրս եկած «Հանուն գիտության զարգացման» նախաձեռնության անդամներն այդ օրը մոտ մեկ ժամ փակ դռների […]

The Statement of Anahit Tarkhanyan: wife of Andreas Ghukasyan

The Statement of Anahit Tarkhanyan: wife of Andreas Ghukasyan,  President of the RA presidential candidate in 2013 and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Radio Hay 06.11.2017 Սկսած 2013 թ՝ այն պահից, երբ Անդրիաս Ղուկասյանը առաջադրեց իր թեկնածությունը նախագահական ընտրություններում և երկրում իշխանության հանդեպ ձևավորված մենաշնորհին մարտահրավեր նետեց, սկսվեցին մեր ընտանիքի համակարգված հետապնդումները, իսկ […]

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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

EaP CSF Armenian National Platform Conference within the scope of EU-Armenia Civil Society Cooperation Founding Group

The EaP CSF Armenian National Platform Conference was held within the scope of the EU-Armenia Civil Society Cooperation Founding Group was held on October 3 of 2017. Piotr Switalski, the head of the EU Delegation to Armenia made opening remarks during the meeting. The topics on “Creating an Environment in the Reforms Advancement for the […]

Anti-corruption issues and their objectives were discussed with public and CSI sector partners

A working discussion, headed by the Deputy Minister of Justice Suren Krmoyan was held with the respective organization representatives on September 28 of 2017, during which the progress report on the fight against corruption discussed at the plenar sitting of Anti-Corruption Network for Eastern Europe and Central Asia (ACN) was summarized. Hasmik Harutyunyan, the legal expert of the Protection […]

“The Responsibility of States”: Protection of Human Rights Defenders in the OSCE Region (2014–2016)

In this report, the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) provides an overview and analysis of critical challenges faced by human rights defenders in the OSCE region, as well as good practices by OSCE participating States in their protection. The report also provides recommendations of how to close identified protection gaps, which […]