Feb 07, 2021
The first training of February on domestic violence issue was organized in Vanadzor on February 7, 2021.
The number of participants was 20. At the beginning of the training, the rules were represented for the whole training then the participants were asked to write their expectations from the training on the stickers. After introducing the Women’s Rights Center, the trainers firstly introduced the essence of domestic violence, its types, causes, and consequences. The second part of the training was devoted to the mechanisms and ways of protection in case of domestic violence according to the RA legislation and international documents ratified by Armenia. The training lasted 4 hours.
The training materials such as booklets and brochures were distributed.
At the end of the training, the evaluation forms were filled by participants. As a result of the training, participants became more informed and aware of the issue, learned about the services operating in the field of domestic violence, and assured that they will apply to these relevant services in case of need and will share the information with their relatives and friends.