Opinion on draft law on “Making Supplements in the Law on the State of Emergency”

The Protection of Rights without Borders NGO elaborated an opinion on the draft law on “Making Supplements in the Law on the State of Emergency” adopted by the RA National Assembly. The mentioned draft law was adopted by the RA National Assembly in first reading within the extraordinary sitting of the RA Parliament held on […]

Statement of principles relating to the treatment of persons deprived of their liberty in the context of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic

The Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic has created extraordinary challenges for the authorities of all member States of the Council of Europe. There are specific and intense challenges for staff working in various places of deprivation of liberty, including police detention facilities, penitentiary institutions, immigration detention centres, psychiatric hospitals and social care homes, as well as […]

Announcement on Free of Charge Legal Consultancy

The Protection of Rights without Borders non-government organization invites monitors/observes to work for conducing monitoring on the cases of the RA Administrative Court within the scope of the project on the improvement of public administration quality. The candidate should have knowledge on the international commitments undertaken by the Republic of Armenia directed to the human […]

The Criminal Case on “Electric Yerevan” was Once Again Suspended by the Special Investigation Service

On January 22 of 2020, the RA Special Investigation Service, for the second time, discontinued the criminal case number 62217915 instituted in regard to the citizens, who suffered the ill treatment of the Police during the civic initiative “No Robbery” organized against the increase of the electricity fees on June 12 of 2015. The Special […]

“Improving the quality of public administration: whether new Armenia creates new realities”

Since 01 March 2020 the “Protection of Rights without Borders” NGO has been implementing project on “Improving the quality of public administration: whether  new Armenia creates new realities” with the financial support of the National Endowment for Democracy. The project aims at promoting sound reforms in public administration and in administrative justice in Armenia. The […]

Vacancy Announcement: Project Specialist-Researcher

The Protection of Rights without Borders NGO invites a researcher interested in the Republic of Armenia judiciary and criminal justice reforms to conduct research on judiciary and criminal justice reforms in Armenia and support the activities of the Organization. The interested candidates meeting the above mentioned requirements are kindly asked to forward their CVs and […]

Study On Making Amendments and Supplements in Separate Provisions of the Republic of Armenia Draft Constitutional Law on Judicial Code

The Protection of Rights without Borders non-government organization elaborated a study on the separate provisions of the RA Draft Law on “Making Amendments and Supplements to the RA Constitution Law on Judicial Code” circulated by the RA Government. The Draft Law was adopted by the RA National Assembly in first reading. The study is directed […]

The impact of the judicial and legislative reforms programs on the independence of the RA judiciary implemented since the Independence

Hasmik Harutyunyan, the legal expert of the Protection of Rights without Borders NGO, touched upon the outcomes and the main problems of the judiciary reforms programs implemented within 1995-2018 in the scope of a research. The comparison of the program research and the measures implemented within its scope enabled to separate 3 group reasons, which had influence […]

OPINION on the Making Amendments and Supplements in the RA Constitutional Law “Judicial Code” and in Other Related Draft Laws

The Protection of Rights without Borders NGO, in cooperation with partner organizations and advocates issued an opinion on the RA draft laws on making amendments and supplements in the RA Constitution Laws on “Judicial Code”, “Constitution Court” elaborated by the RA Ministry of Justice. OPINION on the Making Amendments and Supplements in the RA Constitutional […]