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Office in Yerevan makes new efforts to help prevent domestic violence

Category
Mission Activity
Date(s)
Subject
Gender-based and domestic violence
Subject
Gender-based and domestic violence
Date(s)
Region
Caucasus
Keywords
police law and legislation

Summary

On 22 March the Office, together with the Social Justice NGO, organized a round table discussion in Gegharkunik province for 40 representatives of the province Police Department, municipal authorities and civil society in order to present activities to be carried out collaboratively during the year to help prevent domestic violence. On 29 March the project’s inter-agency steering committee on domestic violence, covering Yerevan and Gegharkunik province, met to discuss the implementation of new regulations adopted by the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs that are designed to improve collaboration among government and civil society actors dealing with domestic violence.

Information

Added on
11 May 2016
Origin
OSCE Office in Yerevan, Armenia
Region
Armenia
Keywords
police law and legislation
Rights
OSCE