Special report. the role of human rights lawyers during the revolution

Taking into account the events during the months of April-May of 2018 in Armenia, particularly “The Velvet Revolution” and the events preceding and succeeding the latter, “Human Rights House Yerevan” NGO presents the special report entitled “The Human Rights Advocates in Post Revolution Procedure”. The Report particularly relates to the student-activists, women human rights defenders […]

The Opinion and the Recommendations of the Justice Group on the RA Draft Law on Amnesty with Criminal Cases

The justice group of the Open Society Foundations presents its opinion and recommendation on the draft law on “Announcing of Amnesty regarding the Criminal Cases Instituted in Regard to the Erebuni-Yerevan 2800 Anniversary Celebrations”. We welcome such humanitarian initiative, which can also have special importance in the restoration of the rights of the citizen, who […]

Results of the Fourth Round Evaluation of OECD Anti-corruption Network on Armenia

The results of the Fourth Round Monitoring of Istanbul Anti-Corruption Action Plan on Armenia has been presented by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Anti-corruption Network for Eastern Europe and Central Asia. It should be mentioned, that the “Protection of Rights without Borders” NGO had its contribution to the elaboration of the report […]

Report on the Human Rights Situation in Armenia during 2017: U.S. State Department

The U.S. State Department touched upon the current most important problems of the human rights situation in the Republic of Armenia, such as the torture, bad and inhuman prison condition, arbitrary detainments and arrests, lack of judicial independence, inability to ensure the right to fair trail, intervention to the professional activities of the journalists, use […]

Report “Peoples’ justice needs and expectations in Armenia”

The report was elaborated within the period of February 2016 to November 2017 in partnership with “ELL Partnership” Law Firm, Public Administration International (London) and “European Constitution Right Centre” within the project “Justice Monitoring” financed by the European Union. The main expert of the project was Haykuhi Harutyunyan, President of the “Protection of Rights without Borders” NGO This analytical […]

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

The right to fair trial in the cases of “Sasna Tsrer”” elaborated by the Civic Solidarity Platform . The report summarizes the outcomes of the facts finding mission conducted by the Civic Solidarity Platform within the scope of International Partnership for Human Rights. The  NGOs “Protection of Rights without Borders” and “Helsinki Association” supported the […]

Amnesty International Annual report 2017/18

Over the past year, leaders have pushed hate, fought against rights, ignored crimes against humanity, and blithely let inequality and suffering spin out of control. This provoked mass protests, showing that while our challenges may never be greater, the will to fight back is just as strong. Amnesty International’s report, The State of the World’s Human […]

Report “WJP Rule of Law Index 2017–2018”

WASHINGTON, DC (31 January 2018) – The World Justice Project (WJP) today released the 2017-2018 WJP Rule of Law Index® which measures rule of law adherence in 113 countries worldwide based on more than 110,000 household and 3,000 expert surveys. Featuring primary data, the WJP Rule of Law Index measures countries’ rule of law performance across eight factors: Constraints on […]