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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Head of the CoE Office in Yerevan meets with the President of the National Assembly of Armenia

14/05/2019 Yerevan, Armenia

On 14 May Ms Natalia Voutova, the Head of the Council of Europe Office in Yerevan, met with the President of the National Assembly Mr Ararat Mirzoyan to discuss the main priorities of the Council of Europe mission in Armenia and cooperation with Armenian authorities and the National Assembly. The...

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70th Anniversary of the Council of Europe

03/05/2019 Strasbourg

70 years after its foundation, the Council of Europe is our continent’s leading human rights organisation. 47 member States have come together to agree common standards on human rights, democracy and the rule of law. All 830 million people living in this common legal space have an ultimate right...

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The Council of Europe at 70: Milestones and achievements

02/05/2019 Strasbourg

The Council of Europe has created a common legal space and a death-penalty free zone for 830 million people across 47 countries; since 1998, everyone in Europe has had an ultimate right to directly appeal to the European Court of Human Rights to uphold their basic human rights. The Strasbourg...

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Council of Europe and European Union presented new programme under Partnership for Good Governance for 2019-2021

25/04/2018 Yerevan, Armenia

On 25 April 2019, the Council of Europe and European Union presented to media and beneficiaries the 2nd phase of the Partnership for Good Governance programme to be implemented in 2019-2021 in Eastern Partnership countries, including country-specific projects for Armenia. The two projects that...

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