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Hairdressing course for female convicts

  • Hairdressing course for female convicts

    Hairdressing course for female convicts

    The course has been organized by “Civil Society Institute” NGO with the aim to help female convicts to acquire profession get a job and stable income after serving the term. Those who successfully completed the hairdressing short-term course received certificates.

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  • Towards a Probation Service in Armenia

    Towards a Probation Service in Armenia

    As of January 2016 CSI launched a two-year project “Towards a Probation Service in Armenia” which aims to contribute to establishment of a fully-fledged functioning probation service in Armenia, as well as effective use of non-custodial and early release measures, and transition from punitive to restorative approach. 

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  • Human Rights in Armenia -

    Human Rights in Armenia -

    This bilingual internet portal offers information on the most urgent issues related to human rights in Armenia. From daily news to publications and statements, here you will find everything about human rights protection and cases of violation across the country.

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HUMAN RIGHTS IN ARMENIA - updateable internet resource by CSI

visit HTTP://HRA.AM

PreviewHuman Rights

CSI/ՔՀԻ carries out activities aimed at promotion and protection of human rights. As a member of the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH), CSI works to promote the establishment of the rule of law and civil society in Armenia.Learn More

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Peacebuilding and conflict management are at the core of CSI programs. We work to promote non-formal education and public awareness of the area by revealing, scrutinizing and canvassing actual conflict transformation issues in the society.Learn More


Statements issued by the CSI are made both on behalf of the Institute and jointly with our partners to address cases of human rights violations and impunity within the society and to call for action the respective authorities.View Statements


CSI offers a large collection of documents ranging from reports on human rights and non-violence issues in Armenia to research and studies on juvenile justice, conflict management, rule of law and other civil society development issues.View Publications



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We conduct monitoring of closed institutions such as detention facilities, penitentiary institutions and psychiatric institutions.


We carry out studies on human rights legislation and practice in Armenia vis-à-vis international best practices, and develop recommendations for the system improvement.


We organize trainings in conflict transformation, peacebuilding and human rights (e.g. torture, ill-treatments, right to fair trial).

Hot Line

Our hotline -+374 55 080 111 - provides free legal consultancy related to human rights issues in criminal proceedings and elections in Armenia.

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