Point of View

Right to a fair trial in Armenia in 2013

13.01.2014
The passing year hasn't brought any significant changes in respect to the securing of the right to a fair trial. CSI notes, that systemic problems which were frequently raised during the previous years are still urgent today. In Armenia the independence and impartiality of courts is not guaranteed and they are still dependent on public prosecution service.

News

The Ombudsman appealed to the Constitutional Court with an urgent letter

26.02.2014
On February 24 The Ombudsman appealed to the Constitutional Court with an urgent letter. As it is mentioned in the letter, "Taking into consideration the current chaos and unacceptable situation, as well the pressures on employers and citizens, I find it necessary to apply to High Court informing on the issue and its urgency".

Position

Series of Trainings on Transitional Justice

15.03.2014
On February 24-26, March 3-5 and March 10-12 new training sessions on Transitional Justice took place in the framework of the Coalition for Rebuilding of Trust projectimplemented in Armenia by the Civil Society Institute in partnership with the Caucasus Institute. Beneficiaries are human rights activists, journalists and students.