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Cooperation with Orran Charitable NGO


DSC01239In 2014 Women's Resource Center NGO has started cooperation with "Orran" Charitable NGO. "Orran" is working with children from socially vulnerable families and their parents. The aim of this cooperation is to raise awareness of organization's beneficiaries about various important issues and prevention measures existing in Armenia.

In frames of this cooperation meetings are conducted with the mothers with following thematic: child care, domestic violence, especially punishment and other methods of child rearing.

Taking into account that "Orran" Charitable NGO is working primarily with school age children (aged: 6-16) each meeting-training is being organized by considering the specificities of the given age group.

Meetings with children are aimed to provide them with skills in order to avoid abuse as well as discussions on important issues such as hygiene etc.


Joining Forces to Protect Women Human Rights Defenders. round table discussion


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Joining Forces to Protect Women Human Rights Defenders

Discussion with WHRDs from Armenia, Georgia, Croatia, Russia and Chechnya

The Women's Resource Center, on behalf of the Human Rights House Yerevan is organizing a public discussion on challenges women human rights defenders (WHRDs) face in different countries of Eastern Europe, Russia and South Caucasus. The event will take place on March 27, 2014 at 9:45 am, at Congress Hotel.

The event is organized together with Human Rights House Foundation and other experts from the Human Rights House network. Individual and collective strategies to counter the specific risks faced by WHRDs will be addressed. Joint efforts to increase the space in which women human rights defenders operates will be discussed. Representatives from Human Rights Houses in Armenia, Russia, Georgia, Croatia will share their experience working as human rights defenders nationally and regionally.


meeting-discussion of YWN's activities and upcoming events


215368 169114776476900 7024823 nArmenian Group of the South Caucasus Network of Young Women invites all interested individuals to participate in the meeting-discussion of YWN's activities and upcoming events.

The meeting will be held on Friday, March 28th at 5:00 PM at the Women's Resource Center's office: Teryan 62, entr.5, apt. 35. During the meeting there will be a discussion about young women's network's activities, its mission and upcoming events.

The meeting is intended primarily to create a platform for network members to meet and for interested individuals to engage in network activities.

We will work together to create a new team and to develop new ideas.