Congress Co-operation activities

12/09/2018 Yerevan, Armenia

Armenia ratified the European Charter of Local Self-Government (CETS No122) on 25 January 2002 and the Additional Protocol to the Charter on the right to participate in the affairs of a local authority (CETS No. 207) on 13 May 2013.The amendments were adopted in the legislation with the aim of...

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Second Online Course on Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence Launched in Armenia

11/09/2018 Yerevan, Armenia

Armenian judges, prosecutors and investigators attended the launch of the Council of Europe online HELP (Human Rights Education for Legal Professionals) course to prevent and combat violence against women and domestic violence at the Academy of Justice in Armenia on 11 September 2018....

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Closing Conference

06/09/2018 Yerevan, Armenia

On 6 September 2018, the Council of Europe Project on Support to Consolidating Local Democracy in Armenia held its Closing Conference. Natalia Voutova, Head of CoE Office in Yerevan and Mr Vache Terteryan, First Deputy Minister of MTAD, welcomed the participants and expressed appreciation for the...

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Meeting with the Head of Police

04/09/2018 Yerevan, Armenia

On 4 September the Head of Council of Europe Office in Yerevan Ms Natalia Voutova met with the Head of RA Police Mr Valeriy Osipyan. The meeting was organized within the “Preventing and Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence in Armenia” project wherein the Police of the RoA is one...

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Seminar on the role of Ombuds institutions in conflict and post-conflict situations

25-26/08/2018 Tsaghkadzor, Armenia

On 25 and 26 August 2018, 26 Armenian specialists dealing with human rights protection, in particular in the military sphere, improved their knowledge and skills as regards the role and activities of Ombuds institutions in conflict and post-conflict situations. The training, facilitated by two...

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