The Project “Support to the implementation of the judicial reform in Armenia” provided extensive input to the Government 2012-2017 Strategic Programme for Legal and Judicial Reforms with the changes now being taken forward as good frameworks have been created

18/12/2018 Yerevan, Armenia

On 18 December 2018 the closing event of the Project “Support to the implementation of the judicial reform in Armenia” funded by the European Union, the Council of Europe and the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland took place. The entire Project has been...

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The Council of Europe, the Police of Republic of Armenia and the Academy of Justice of Republic of Armenia strengthened the response to violence against women and domestic violence in Armenia

13/12/2018 Երևան, Հայաստան

The Council of Europe organised the conference Paving the way towards the ratification of the Council of Europe Convention on Preventing and Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence (known as the Istanbul Convention) in Yerevan on 13 December 2018 at the end of its 9-month project...

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Final conference of the Project “Supporting the criminal justice reform and combating ill-treatment and impunity in Armenia”

12/12/2018 Yerevan, Armenia

A final conference of the Project “Supporting the criminal justice reform and combating ill-treatment and impunity in Armenia” funded through the European Union and Council of Europe Partnership for Good Governance was held on 12 December. The conference marked the successful accomplishment of...

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Broad public trust in Armenian elections needs to be preserved through further electoral reforms, international observers say

10/12/2018 Strasbourg

The 9 December early parliamentary elections in Armenia were held with respect for fundamental freedoms and enjoyed broad public trust that needs to be preserved through further electoral reforms, the international observers concluded in a preliminary statement released today. Open political...

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International Conference Marking The 10 Year Anniversary Of The Human Rights Defender As National Preventive Mechanism In Armenia

28-29/11/2018 Yerevan, Armenia

On 28-29 November an international conference marking 10th anniversary of the NPM in Armenia was organised in Yerevan, Armenia, to discuss torture prevention issues and execution of the relevant judgments of the European Court of Human Rights. The event was organised jointly by the Human Rights...

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