‘Capacity Building of Local Observation Missions’ Component of ‘Long-term Electoral Assistance to the Election Related Stakeholders of Armenia’ ProjectJanuary 23, 2017
|‘Capacity Building of Local Observation Missions’ Component of ‘Long-term Electoral Assistance to the Election Related Stakeholders of Armenia’ Project|
|Implementation date:||February-November 2016|
|Funding:||Council of Europe and European Union Programmatic Cooperation Framework 2015-2017 for Eastern Partnership countries|
|Grant amount:||34920 Euro|
|Project goal:||Hold observation capacity-building trainings in cooperation with partner organizations in the Project target marzes (regions) and Yerevan.Create a database of trained observers and involve them in the observation of the council of elders elections in Vanadzor and Gyumri on October 2, 2016.|
|Result:||In Lori, Shirak, Gegharkunik and Syunik marzes (regions) and Yerevan, trainings were held on the implementation of the recommendations of the international observation missions in RA and the RA Electoral Code 2016.The coordinators and trainers selected by the partner organizations in the Project target marzes (regions) and Yerevan were provided with trainings on legislative regulations of elections, organizing and methods of observation missions and before the local government elections of October 2, 2016 they in their turn held trainings for observers and coordinated their activities. The 200 trained observers carried out an observation mission in Vanadzor and Gyumri on October 2, 2016 and its results were summarized in a report.
On the election day, in Vanadzor and Gyumri there was also a legal group of 10 members who provided consulting to the observers and submitted letters to relevant agencies.
The observation mission also covered a long-term observation of the electoral campaign in the both cities.
Some Project actions were co-financed by the Norwegian Helsinki Committee and Sigrid Rausing Trust.
The child who quit attending Vanadzor School No 22 due to the mistreatment by the teacher has been transferred to another school after alerting HCA VanadzorNovember 16, 2017
After alerting HCA Vanadzor, on November 2, 2017 the matter was discussed first at the Department for the Protection of Family and Children’s and Women’s Rights of Lori Regional Administration and then at the Administration of Education, Culture and Sport.
HCA Vanadzor is inviting you to write letters of appeal in support of the writers imprisoned for their political viewsNovember 16, 2017
Helsinki Citizen’s Assembly Vanadzor invites everyone interested to stop by at the office at 5.00 pm from November 16 to December 1, to write letters in support of the chosen authors and journalists of this year’s International Day of the Imprisoned Writer.
Last night an emergency call was received, indicating that member of the political union New Armenia Gevorg Safaryan, who was convicted for his political views, was subjected to beating by the other convicts in his cell at Nubarashen Penitentiary Institution.
The cardiologist of the Drafting Commission neglected the diseases of the conscript, which resulted in the latter’s deathNovember 13, 2017
In accordance with the conclusion of the conducted examinations, cardiologist Seda Tadevosyan was able to foresee that not treating the disease would lead to negative outcomes, including death.
The Police have refused to replace the lost driving license on the pretext of the owner being under investigation by The RA Compulsory Enforcement Service. The issue has been resolved with the support of HCA VanadzorNovember 10, 2017
On November 4, 2016 Seyran Babayan applied to Vanadzor Records and Examinations Subdivision of the RA Traffic Police with the purpose of receiving a replacement driving license. However, he was denied.
The participant in the Four-day War in April has applied to the Court on the matter of making a record of his participation in the military actions in his military IDNovember 9, 2017
Several months ago a number of participants in the Four-day War in April raised the alarm about the fact that there had been no corresponding records in their military IDs indicating that they had participated in the military actions and in some cases the existing records had been erased or made invalid with a pen of a different color.
The video submitted by the Respondent is to be examined at the upcoming hearing of the case of the Mashtots Avenue demonstratorNovember 9, 2017
On November 8, 2017, the hearing of Geghetsik Tonoyan, the Mashtots Avenue demonstrator, started at the RA Administrative Court.
HCA Vanadzor has joined the information campaign organized within the framework of the International Day against Fascism and AntisemitismNovember 9, 2017
On the initiative of UNITED, the European Network against nationalism, racism, fascism and in support of migrants, refugees and minorities, since 1992 November 9th has been marked as the International Day against Fascism and Antisemitism.
This year’s International Day against Fascism and Antisemitsm is once more taking place on November 9th, commemorating the “Kristallnacht” pogrom of 1938, which marked the beginning of the world’s largest genocide, later known as the Holocaust. It was on November 9th, 1938 that the fascist Nazi Party initiated the systematic eradication of Jewish people by destroying their homes and belongings as well as setting synagogues on fire, injuring and killing many Jews in the process.