A discussion entitled “Students Against Army Respite: Requirements and Proposals” was held at Media Center on November 8 attended by Aren Manukyan, Member of the initiative “For the sake of development of science 2004” and Misha Tadevosyan, Member of Education Civic Initiative, Education Expert.
October 24, 11:00: A discussion entitled “Implementation of the Education Right of Schoolchildren in Yezidi Community: Current Obstacles in Armenia” was held at Media Center (Address: 12, Saryan str., 3rd floor).
On October 13, the initialed Armenia-EU Comprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement was published. The economic component of this document is of particular interest to the public, political and media circles. Now an attempt is made to clarify and understand what kind of reforms are expected in the economic sphere after the signing of the Armenia-EU comprehensive and enhanced partnership agreement, and in general, what economic impact the document will be.
On October 13, Armenia-EU comprehensive and expanded partnership agreement was published, initialed earlier this year.The final signing of the document will take place within the framework of the Eastern Partnership Summit scheduled for November in Brussels.
“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.
September 28 marks the International Safe Abortion Day. A discussion entitled “Instances of Abortion in Armenia: Presentation of Report” was held at Media Center with the participation of Violeta Zopunyan, Chairman of “Center for Rights Development” NGO, Zaruhi Batoyan, Chairman of “Disability info” NGO, Anush Poghosyan, Project Coordinator of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights at “Women's Resource Center” NGO.
On September 11, the RA Ministry of Education and Science submitted a draft concept of teaching Russian language in educational institutions implementing general education programs in the Republic of Armenia.