New project on preventing and combating violence against women launched in Armenia

3/07/2019 Yerevan, Armenia

The Council of Europe project “Preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence in Armenia: continuing the path towards ratification of the Istanbul Convention” was launched in Yerevan on 3 July 2019. Natalia Voutova, Head of the Council of Europe office in Armenia,...

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A series of training courses for financial staff from Armenian municipalities

June 2019 Goris. Armavir and Vanadzor, Armenia

200 representatives from some 85 large and consolidated communities from northern, central and southern marzes of Armenia benefited from a series of training activities on procurement and public accounting from 17-30 June 2019. The trainings were organised in the context of the Council of...

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Council of Europe Armenia Action Plan 2019-2022

17/06/2019 Yerevan, Armenia

On 17 June, the Deputy Secretary General of the Council of Europe Gabriella Battaini-Dragoni and the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Armenia Zohrab Mnatsakanyan launched the Council of Europe Action Plan for Armenia 2019-2022. The Action Plan reflects the priorities of the Armenian...

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Council of Europe to send experts to Yerevan

22/05/2019 Strasbourg

Today, Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland had a telephone conversation with Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan about the current situation in the country. They agreed that the reform process, including the fight against corruption and the reform of the judiciary, should proceed in...

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Open Day at Council of Europe Office in Yerevan dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the Council of Europe

07/05/2019 Yerevan, Armenia

The year of 2019 marks the 70th anniversary of the Council of Europe as the continent’s leading human rights organisation. To enhance the visibility of the organisation and its field office in Yerevan, the Council of Europe Office in Yerevan announced an open day for all students interested in...

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