After the velvet revolution the ministry of justice sticks to the same position and keeps hindering the group's activity the same way", stated Nare Hovhannisyan, member of the public monitoring group in conducting public control in RA ministry of justice at July 25 Media Center discussion.
We expect concrete proposals and ideas from the Armenian side, the European Union’s attitude is very constructive”, stated Piotr Switalski, head of the European Union delegation at July 16 Media Center press conference.
For all nations across the world the independence day is a special one, notes Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Argentina to the RA Gonzalo Urriolabeitia at July 9 Media Center press conference dedicated to Argentina’s independence day.
Lecturers; workload, financial expenditure uneffectiveness, resource management and other issues were discussed at July 4 Media Center meeting with Lecturer Restart initiative group members Lilit Mkrtchyan, Davit Tinoyan, Artur Kobelyan and Levon Sargsyan.
Under the previous government torture cases were never disclosed, no effective investigation was carried out, but following the velvet revolution some torture cases were accepted for proceedings: this was the view expressed by human rights advocates at June 26 discussion at Media Center dedicated to torture victims support international day.
The Armenian velvet revolution inspired hope to us, we also having been under the same ruling authority for many years: Itir Erhart, well known Turkish entrepreneur, Ashoka fellow and Ashoka Turkey Council member said at June 21-ին Media Center press conference.
The one-day training course in AYB school “I will become a programmer: Children in care centers are learning programming” included 150 participants from Armenian care centers and socially vulnerable families.
Many are the expectations from the new government concerning solving the problems and defending the rights of people with disabilities. This note was struck at June 6 press conference at Media Center by Suren Maghakyan, President of “Full Life” NGO, Coordinator at “National Platform on the issues of people with disabilities.”
According to a Facebook survey conducted by Public Journalism Club NGO 47% of participants finds the engagement of women in the new government as insufficient and 53% as sufficient or more than sufficient.