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Combating Gender-Biased Sex Selection in Armenia in 2015-2017
Combating Gender-Biased Sex Selection in Armenia in 2015-2017
On April 26, the concluding conference on “Combating Gender-Biased Sex Selection in Armenia in 2015-2017” was held in Ani Plaza. The project is funded by the EU and implemented by the International Center for Human Development (ICHD) in partnership with Armavir Development Centre (ADC), Martuni Women’s Community Council (MWCC) and Save the Children (STC) International. 
02.05.2017
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Training on the admission criteria to the ECHR
Training on the admission criteria to the ECHR
On April 25, 2017 the training on the standards of admission criteria of the claims to the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) took place at the Anti-Discrimination Coalition office in Elite Plaza.
26.04.2017
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Meeting with the Representatives of the Equal Rights Trust
Meeting with the Representatives of the Equal Rights Trust
On April 25, 2017 meeting of the members of the Coalition to Stop Violence against Women and the representatives of the Equal Rights Trust - Joanna Whiteman, the co-founder of the Trust, and Karin Frodé, the Advocacy and Programs Officer, took place at the office of the Human Rights House. The Equal Rights Trust will work in Armenia to support social citizenship and labor unions, as well as oversee the implementation of encouraging reforms of the United Nations Human Rights conventions and International Labor Organization (ILO).
25.04.2017
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Training for the Staff of WRC Regional Branches
Training for the Staff of WRC Regional Branches
On April 19, 2017 training for the staff of WRC regional branches took place at Best Western Congress Hotel in Yerevan. It was conducted by WRC psychologist A. Arakelyan, WRC staff and volunteers also participated in the training. It started with the introduction followed by the speech of S. Vardanyan devoted to the work of branches and raising awareness in the regions. The necessity of widespread and permanent raising awareness for reaching better results was underlined. 
21.04.2017
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Training organized by the Association for Trauma Outreach and Prevention and Women's Rights Center
Training organized by the Association for Trauma Outreach and Prevention and Women's Rights Center
On 18 April, 2017 Women’s Rights Center NGO together with the Association for Trauma Outreach and Prevention (ATOP) Meaningful World organized training at Article 3 Club. The invited participants were WRC psychologists and beneficiaries, as well as specialists from other organizations and psychological centers.
20.04.2017
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Parents’ attitude towards sexual development of their adolescents
Parents’ attitude towards sexual development of their adolescents
On April 18, 2017 the Women's Resource Center NGO launched a meeting at Best Western Congress Hotel devoted to the presentation of “Parents’ attitude towards sexual development of their adolescents” research results. Parents' attitudes on their teenage children’s sexual development, utilization of the gender roles and, in general, about the choice of upbringing methods were explored during the research.
19.04.2017
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Press Conference devoted to April 7
Press Conference devoted to April 7
On April 7, 2017 a press conference devoted to the women's rights and protection of women victims of domestic violence took place at Post Scriptum press club. The conference was hosted by Women's Rights Center's psychologist A. Arakelyan and attorney S. Soghomonyan.
11.04.2017
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At the Yerevan Theater of the Young Spectator
At the Yerevan Theater of the Young Spectator
On April 17, 2017 Women's Rights Center's staff organized a spring event for the children-beneficiaries. This time it was a visit to the Theater of the Young Spectator for watching the performance «The Wizard of Oz» about the adventures of the kind girl Elly and her friends on their way to reaching the great Wizard of Oz. 
09.04.2017
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Series of Thematic Meetings “I Want to Talk”
Series of Thematic Meetings “I Want to Talk”
On March 23, “I Want to Talk” series of thematic meetings was launched in LOFT by «Women’s Resource Center» NGO together with its Shoushi Branch and was devoted to Women in peace and security agenda. One of the main aims of these meetings is to create a platform, where individuals and especially women activists, who do peace-making activities, can talk and the others can listen and be informed. 
26.03.2017
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Women’s Agenda in the Light of the Upcoming Parliamentary Elections in Armenia
Women’s Agenda in the Light of the Upcoming Parliamentary Elections in Armenia
On March 22, OxYGen Foundation, in partnership with Womennet.am and Family Academy NGO organized the public discussion of «Women's agenda» developed towards the Parliamentary elections in the framework of the «Equal» Campaign. Women representatives of all political forces nominated for the upcoming elections of the RA National Assembly, local and International women's rights organizations and media representatives participated in the event.
23.03.2017
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Meeting with Women Politicians
Meeting with Women Politicians
The meeting-discussion with women politicians took place on March 21, from 12:00 till 14:00 at “Article3” Club within the framework of “Promoting gender equality in Armenia” project. The guests of the meeting were A. Kyureghyan (ARF), A. Khachatryan (OxyGen Foundation), Z. Postanjyan (RA National Assembly Deputy) and M. Tandilyan (Elq Alliance). 
21.03.2017
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Our Children Visisted the Armenian Genocide Memorial Complex
Our Children Visisted the Armenian Genocide Memorial Complex
On March 10, 2017 the children-beneficiaries of Women's Rights Center visited the Armenian Genocide Complex Memorial on the hill of Tsitsernakaberd. Before the visit children were acquainted with the history of the creation of the Memorial Complex and its significance, as well as with the information on Armenian Genocide.
12.03.2017
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Peculiarities of Professional Work with LGBT People: for Professionals Working in Mental Health and Related Areas
Peculiarities of Professional Work with LGBT People: for Professionals Working in Mental Health and Related Areas
From February 24 till 26 the training devoted to the peculiarities of professional work with LGBT people: for professionals working in mental health and related areas took place in Dilijan. It was organized by PINK Armenia NGO. Psychologists, including WRC psychologist A. Arakelyan, social workers and health providers participated in the training. The trainers were psychologist L. Avetisyan, social worker L. Karamyan, doctors-sexologists A. Gharibyan and V. Asryan. 
01.03.2017
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Women's Invisible Life in Gegharkunik
Women's Invisible Life in Gegharkunik
On February 27 representatives of the Women's Rights Center participated in the presentation of the situation analysis results under the theme «Women's Invisible Life in Gegharkunik» realized by Women's Resource Center NGO. 
28.02.2017
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Strategic Planning of the Coalition to Stop Violence against Women
Strategic Planning of the Coalition to Stop Violence against Women
The strategic planning meeting of the Coalition to Stop Violence against Women took place at Best Western Aghveran Hotel on February 24 and 25. Representatives of all member-organizations took part in the meeting. 
27.02.2017
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