Discussion on the Topic “Transitional Justice: the opportunities and complexities of its implementation”.

On June 27 of 2019, “Media Center” hosted a discussion on the topic “Transitional Justice: the opportunities and complexities of its implementation”. Haykuhi Harutyunyan, the President of the “Protection of Rights without Borders” NGO was a speaker at the mentioned event. As stated by H. Harutyunyan, the idea of transitional justice originated and circulated since […]

📘Report on “The Monitoring for the Qualification of the Judge Candidates in the Criminal and Administrative Specializations”

Protection of Rights without Borders NGO has been conducted a monitoring on the qualification exams of the judge candidate during the months of April and May of 2019. Based on the conducted monitoring, a report on “The Monitoring for the Qualification of the Judge Candidates in the Criminal and Administrative Specializations”. The gaps of the […]

The Interview of Haykuhi Harutyunyan about the Decision Made on the Case of the Former RA President R. Kocharyan

June 26, 2019 The “Liberty” radio station had an interview with Haykuhi Harutyunyan, the President of the “Protection of Rights without Border” NGO about the decision made in regard to the case of the former RA President Robert Kocharyan. Talking about the verdict made by the RA Court of Appeal about R. Kocharyan, Haykuhi Harutyunyan […]

The Discussion on the Topic «Judicial Reforms in Armenia» was Organized on June 25 of 2019

The Discussion on the Topic «Judicial Reforms in Armenia» was Organized on June 25 of 2019 Haykuhi Harutyunyan, the President of the Protection of Rights without Borders NGO participated in the dicussion as a speaker. «While deciding the deadline for the application of the transitional justice, we should take into account that, we as an […]

Maybe we don’t have calling justice, but the issue of internal independence of the problem is solved

The interview of Factor.am with Haykuhi Harutyunayn, the President of the Protection of Rights without Borders NGO about the reforms in the judiciary. Harutyunyan, the RA authorities announced, that judiciary reforms has started and as we know, the vetting tool of the transitional justice shall be applied in the process. After that. The judicial community […]

The International Standards of the Establishment Order and Composition of Judicial Councils

Hasmik Harutyunyan, the legal expert of the Protection of Rights without Borders NGO is presenting the international standards of the establishment order and composition of judicial councils. The independence of the judiciary is one of the main aspects of the rule of law, since in the conditions of lack of independence, the exercise of the […]

Opinion on the Draft Law on Making Amendments and Supplements to the RA Law on “Advocacy”

The Protection of Rights without Borders NGO elaborated an opinion on the draft law on making amendments and supplements to the RA Law on “Advocacy”. The Organization particularly highlighted the provisions set by Article 10 of the draft law, according to which, the authors of the draft law offer to organize the public protection of […]

Promoting the Rule of Law in the Post-Soviet Region through State and Non-State Collaboration

A three-day symposium on the topic “The Promotion of Rule of Law in Post-Soviet Countries through the Cooperation between State and Non-State Agencies” was organized on June 12-14 of 2019, in Tbilisi, Georgia. 40 experts from Armenia, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine were participating in the symposium. Haykuhi Harutyunyan, the president of the “Protection of Rights […]

Announcement On the Problems Related to the Nomination of the Supreme Judicial Council Candidate

On June 7 of 2019, it was informed by “My Step” party, that Grigor Hovhannes Bekmezyan was nominated as a member of the Supreme Judicial Council. It was later confirmed by the candidate, that he was suggested becoming a member of the Supreme Judicial Council. According to the RA Constitution and RA Constitutional Law on […]

Announcement on the Harassment against the Open Society Foundations–Armenia

05 June, 2019   We, the undersigned civil society organizations, express our support to the activity of the Open Society Foundation active in the Republic of Armenia since 1997. We welcome the establishment of the necessary environment for the freedom of expression as a result of the Velvet Revolution in 2018. Nevertheless, during the last […]