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Armenia has recorded improvement in the Corruption Perception Index Table
03.12.2013
11:00
Armenian Public Sector ranked 36 in the 2013 Corruption Perceptions Index. The score indicated a slight improvement from last year (last year's score was 34).
Eminent Domain: Clash of Opinions
29.11.2013
12:00
The Media Center hosted a panel discussion entitled “Eminent Domain: Long-lasting Issues and Legal Procedures”. The panelists included Sedrak Baghdasaryan, head of ‘Victims of State Needs’ NGO; Artur Grigoryan, lawyer; Ashot Abrahamyan, representative of ‘Soglasie Armenia’ LLC, lawyer.
Vilnius Summit: Political Defeat or New Opportunities for Armenia?
26.11.2013
17:00
It is important that the Vilnius Summit delivers a message that the EU will continue to strengthen its relations with partner countries. Such statement was made by Alexander Arzumanyan at the TV debate entitled ‘Vilnius Summit: Political Defeat or New Opportunity for Armenia?’
Lawsuit against Joining Customs Union
26.11.2013
12:00
Vanadzor Office of Helsinki Citizens' Assembly filed a lawsuit to the RA Administrative Court a lawsuit requiring acknowledging Serzh Sargsyan’s decision to join the Customs Union of September 3, 2013 illegal.
"Ukraine's will Towards European Integration is not Artificial"
25.11.2013
15:00
Demonstrations in Kyiv against the decision not to sign a key pact with the EU are comparable in size with the protests of 2004 Orange Revolution, Volodymyr Horbach, political analyst at the Institute for Euro-Atlantic Cooperation said on video call at the discussion initiated by the Media Center.
The Latest Developments in Mental Health Sphere
22.11.2013
12:00
All the interested parties in mental health sphere in Armenia equally agree that community services need to be empowered. Whereas in Hungary discussions around this have taken 15 years, international mental health expert Zsolt Bugarski said at the press conference held at the Media Center today.
During 9 months of 2013 199 cases of violence against children have been recorded
19.11.2013
12:30
Media Center, November 19: November 19 is World Day for Prevention of Abuse and Violence against Children. During 9 months of 2013 199 cases of violence against children have been recorded by the RA Police, 19 of which are cases of domestic violence.
Discussion on Pension Reforms
15.11.2013
10:00
By putting into practice compulsory pension savings system the government aims to get financial resources for the budget of 2014, Tevan Poghosyan, MP, is convinced.
Higher Education in Armenia Today
14.11.2013
17:30
It is very difficult to reform the educational sphere separately, when the country faces economic and geopolitical challenges, Liviu Matei, expert of the report “Higher Education in Armenia Today” is convinced.
Only one percent of the need for palliative care is met in Armenia
13.11.2013
13:00
Only one percent of the need for palliative care is met in Armenia, Stephen R. Connor, consultant to the Open Society Institute’s International Palliative Care Initiative (Washington).
Ghazir Rug woven by Armenian orphans
13.11.2013
12:00
The White House decided to block the Smithsonian exhibit of Ghazir Rug woven by Armenian orphans in the 1920s initially planned for December 16, 2013.
Three Stories of Galicia: Screening&Discussion in Vanadzor
09.11.2013
16:00
The authors of “The Three Stories of Galicia” have a 300 hours’ footage from Western Ukraine and Eastern Poland. It includes 12 stories which could have become a film, but the filmmakers chose only three.
"Shant Harutyunyan acted in the frames of Universal Declaration of Human Right"
08.11.2013
12:00
Shant Harutyunyan acted in the frames of Universal Declaration of Human Rights and realized every citizen’s right of rebellion, Chairman of Helsinki Citizens' Assembly-Vanadzor Artur Sakunts claimed at the discussion held at the Media Center on November 8.
“The European Union hasn't closed its doors and is open for Armenia”. Henry Reynaud
29.10.2013
11:00
“The European Union hasn't closed its doors and is open for Armenia”, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of France to Armenia Henry Reynaud said during the press conference at the Media Center.
“Waste management is a culture we still, unfortunately, lack”
23.10.2013
17:00
From April 1, 2014 two international organizations that have won the competition announced by Yerevan Municipality – Swedish 'Eco Group' and Libyan-based 'Sanitech' – will carry out waste management works in Yerevan.
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