“We need very sharp and decisive steps that should not be limited to external changes,” Ara Atayan, Teacher at “Aregnaz” Educational Center, Lecturer at Yerevan State Linguistic University, said about the current situation of public education.
During the last week, textbooks on "Informatics" taught in secondary schools have become the subject of discussions in the social media. Social media users have made critical comments on the program of the subject, textbook content and the way of teaching it.
Before the Parliamentary Elections in 2017, Media Center hosts the individuals who conducted observation missions in Armenia to make their experience and the recorded violations public as well as to make recommendations for the beginner observers.
An interview - press conference with Nikol Pashinyan, Member of the Board of "Civil Contract" Party, MP, Candidate of “Yelq” Alliance, was held at Media Center, on February 28 about the pre-election campaign and the upcoming developments.
The representatives of the civil society have prepared a letter to send to the OSCE headquarters in Vienna to express their opinions and concerns about the possible closure of the OSCE office in Armenia and stated the effectiveness of the Office's activities.
On January 23, a discussion entitled “Legal and Political Consequences of Aleksander Lapshin’s Extradition” was held at Media Center. Stepan Grigoryan, Director of the Center for Globalization and Regional Cooperation, Ara Ghazaryan Lawyer, Expert in international law and Samvel Martirosyan, Media expert.