Health Conditions of Women Detainees in “Abovyan” Penitentiary Institutions

The members of the Group of Public Monitors Implementing Supervision over the Penitentiary Institutions and Bodies of the Ministry of Justice of RA visited “Abovyan” penitentiary institution of RA Ministry Justice. During the visit, the members of the public monitoring group had a meeting with the prisoners V.Kh. and A.A. During the meeting with the […]

Armenia to sign Istanbul Convention to prevent violence against women

Armenia will sign Istanbul Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence, head of Council of Europe’s Violence against Women Division Bridget O’loughlin said. Armenia will sign the convention on January 18, she told reporters. The Convention obliges the governments which have ratified it to take specific steps to counter all forms […]