3 juil. 2023Yerevan 2 July 2023
The Council of Europe in collaboration with the Prosecutor General's Office of the Republic of...
23 mai 2023
The European Union and the Council of Europe to carry out joint projects for Armenia under the third phase of the Partnership for Good Governance (2023-2027)Yerevan 23 May 2023
New projects will be carried out in Armenia under the third phase of the EU/Council of Europe...
23 févr. 2023Yerevan 20-23 February 2023
The Armenian authorities have set the fight against corruption and other economic crimes as a top...
23 févr. 2023Yerevan 20-23 February 2023
Following the adoption of the Model Code of Conduct for Public Servants in Armenia in 2022, the...
21 févr. 2023
Council of Europe concludes the four-year PGGII project on implementation of judicial reforms in ArmeniaYerevan 21 February 2023
The final conference organised in Yerevan on February 21, marked the official completion of the...
Promoting equality and non-discrimination: towards more resilient and inclusive societies
Strengthening measures to prevent and combat economic crime in the Eastern Partnership region
Women's Access to Justice: implementing Council of Europe’s gender equality and violence against women standards
Information on Armenia
Human Rights Commissioner
As part of his mandate, the Commissioner carries out visits to countries in order to monitor the human rights situation and pursue a dialogue with national authorities and civil societies.
Fight against corruption
The Group of States against Corruption (GRECO) monitors member states' compliance with the Council of Europe anti-corruption standards with the objective to improve the capacity of its members to fight corruption.
Fight against money laundering
The MONEYVAL committee of experts evaluates the effectiveness of domestic measures to counter money laundering and the financing of terrorism in Council of Europe member states which are not members of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF). Council of Europe member states which are members of MONEYVAL but subsequently become members of the FATF can elect to retain full membership of MONEYVAL. Applicant states for membership and other non-member states which are not members of the FATF may apply to join the terms of reference under certain conditions.
Democracy through Law
The European Commission for Democracy through Law - the Venice Commission - is an advisory body on constitutional matters which plays a leading role in the adoption of constitutions that conform to the standards of Europe's constitutional heritage
European Commission for the Efficiency of Justice (CEPEJ)
The aim of the CEPEJ is the improvement of the efficiency and functioning of justice in the member States.
Consultative Council of European Prosecutors (CCPE)
This consultative body to the Committee of Ministers prepares opinions, promotes the implementation of the Recommendation on the Role of Public Prosecution in the Criminal Justice System (2000)19 and collects information about the functioning of prosecution services in Europe.
Prevention of torture
The European Committee for the prevention of torture visits places of detention (for juvenile or immigration detainees, police stations, psychiatric hospitals) in order to assess how persons deprived of their liberty are treated.
Fight against racism
The European Commission against Racism and Intolerance (ECRI) is an independent monitoring body which provides member States with concrete and practical advice on how to tackle problems of racism and intolerance in their country.
Protection of minorities
The Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities provides for a monitoring system to evaluate how the treaty is implemented in State Parties. An advisory Committee adopts recommendations to improve minority protection.
The Council of Europe’s pioneering work in the fields of human rights and gender equality has also resulted in solid standards which, if fully implemented, would and bring member states closer to real equality between women and men. Some of the milestone achievements in this respect include two conventions.
- Council of Europe Office in Yerevan
- Delegation of the European Union to Armenia
- Council of Europe treaties and conventions ratified by Armenia
- Council of Europe Directorate of Programme Co-ordination Armenia web page and action plan
- European EU Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations (DG NEAR): Armenia page
- The European Union and Armenia