Presentation of the report on “Behind the wall: The right to fair trial in the cases of “Sasna Tsrer”

On March 19 of 2018, the presentation of the report on “Behind the wall: The right to fair trial in the cases of “Sasna Tsrer”” elaborated by the Civic Solidarity Platform (, which had a fact finding mission in Armenia, took place in “Nairi” hall of Ani Plaza hotel. The report summarizes the outcomes of […]

Case of Teymurazyan v. Armenia

The European Court of Human Rights made a decision on the case of Teymurazyan v. Armenia on March 15 of 2018. Araks Melkonyan, lawyer of the Protection of Rights without Borders NGO presented the interests of the applicant V. Teymurazyan at the ECHR. The ECHR recorded a violation of the right to illegal detention, as […]

The EaP CSF calls for the meaningful engagement with civil society at the launch of the new Eastern Partnership structure and the Senior Officials Meeting

On 12 March, the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum (EaP CSF) took part in the formal launch of the renewed Eastern Partnership architecture attended by high-level officials from the EaP countries and the EU. Being a major civil society stakeholder, the Forum plays a constructive role in the framework of the Eastern Partnership along with the […]

Address by the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum  at the launch event of the new structure for the Eastern Partnership

On March 12 of 2018, the launching event of the new architecture of European Union’s Eastern Partnership was organized, which was followed by the meeting of high-ranking officials of the European Union, as well as the foreign ministers of Eastern Partnership member states. Within the scope of the meeting, the methodological and technical issues for […]

The Visit of the Anti-Corruption Network for Eastern Europe and Central Asia Monitoring Group to Armenia

On March 14 of 2018, the monitoring group of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Anti-Corruption Network for Eastern Europe and Central Asia had meetings with the civil society representatives of Armenia. Hasmik Harutyunyan, legal expert of the “Protection of Rights without Borders” NGO also participated in the meeting. The visit of the monitoring group […]

The spring session of HUB 3 of the CONCORD international network was organized in Brussels

On March 13 of 2018, the spring session of HUB 3 of the CONCORD international network was organized in Brussels, which mainly aimed at the improvement of civil society functioning space. The event was jointly organized by CONCORD Europe, Balkan Civil Society Development Network, Fond Romania/Black Sea NGO Forum. Different sessions constitute an effort of […]

The Announcement by a Number of Armenian Organization on the Continuous Persecution against Andreas Ghukasyan

March 10 of 2018 The civil society organizations express their strong concern and resentment on the fact of continuous political persecution against Andreas Ghukasyan, member of “New Armenia” Opposition Movement. The local and international organizations have repeatedly raised and recorded, that the authorities “are punishing” Andreas Ghukasyan for his political views. However, those assessments are […]

Armen Sargsyan will Assume the Position of the President of the Republic of Armenia with the Gross Violations of the Constitution

“Establishing certain census in the requirements for the political positions during the elections, including local self-government elections, as well as the requirement of citizenship means that the satisfaction of the requirement even in an informal way and having a document that will confirm that the person is a citizen of the given state, but in […]

The life sentenced detainee filed an application for early conditional release.

“Protection of Rights without Borders” non-governmental organization has undertaken the protection of the citizen Yuri Sargsyan’s rights, sentenced to life imprisonment, who has been proposed for early conditional release. The previous court hearing on the case chaired by Judge Artush Gabrielyan has been delayed, since the advocate has not been notified about the court hearing. […]