Feb 20, 2021
The third training of February on domestic violence issues was organized alive in Gyumri on February 20, 2021.
The number of participants was 18. 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.
Additionally, after finishing the psychological and legal part, the group work has been organized for participants to discuss a specific case of domestic violence.
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.