“Outlook for the Future: a new Agenda for Decentralisation” forum on local democracy in Armenia

10/11/2017 Yerevan, Armenia

The forum on local democracy in Armenia has brought together over 200 mayors, representatives of the national government and the Parliament, as well as international agencies and experts, to build a dialogue on the new territorial structure taking shape in Armenia today and discuss issues related...

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Presentation of the results of projects in Armenia

17/10/2017 Yerevan, Armenia

On Tuesday, 17 October, the Council of Europe and European Union presented to media in Yerevan the results of projects for Eastern Partnership countries, including Armenia. The four projects carried out in Armenia under the Partnership for Good Governance in 2015-2017, have focused on improving...

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MEDIA ADVISORY: presentation to the press of the results of projects for Armenian judiciary, law enforcement and academia

13 October 2017 Yerevan

On Tuesday, 17 October, the Council of Europe and European Union will present to media in Yerevan the results of projects for Eastern Partnership countries, including Armenia. The four projects carried out in Armenia under the Partnership for Good Governance[1] in 2015-2017, with a budget of 2.4...

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Launching of the Project on “Support to the implementation of the judicial reform in Armenia’’

10/10/2017 Yerevan, Armenia

Council of Europe launched a new Project “Support to the implementation of the judicial reform in Armenia’’ as part of the Council of Europe Action Plan for Armenia 2015-2018. One part of the Project is funded by the European Union and the Council of Europe within the framework of the Partnership...

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Europe against the death penalty

9 October 2017 Strasbourg

The 47-nation Council of Europe and the 28-member European Union have published a joint statement to mark the European and World Day against the Death Penalty on 10 October. The statement underlines the two organisations’ firm opposition to capital punishment in any circumstances. It also calls...

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