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Meeting with OECD Anti-Corruption Network Experts
28.09.2006

Meeting with OECD Anti-Corruption Network Experts

As per request of Secretariat for Anti-Corruption Network ‎for transition economies (ACN), Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), Center for Regional Development/Transparency International Armenia (CRD/TI Armenia) organized a meeting with local NGOs on September 27, 2006, in "Golden Tulip Hotel Yerevan". The meeting was aimed at discussing implementation of Armenia's obligations within ACN Istanbul Action Plan.


For the Second Time, It Was Assigned to "Develop" a New Anti-Corruption Strategy Program
12.09.2006

For the Second Time, It Was Assigned to "Develop" a New Anti-Corruption Strategy Program

On September 8, 2006 the Anti-Corruption Board held a meeting to discuss the progress of RA Anti-Corruption Strategy Program and Its Action Plan, the activities for the period of 1999-2006 of the RA Public Sector Reforms Commission and other current issues.


Another Massacre
18.08.2006

Another Massacre

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In response to the letter of the CRD/TI-Armenia NGO to the State Environmental Inspectorate of the RA Ministry of Nature Protection, we were informed in writing that the materials with regard to the illegal felling on the territory in the belonging of the Byurakan Observatory of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Armenia were referred to the Prosecutor's Office of Aragatsotn Marz.


General Meeting of CRD/TI Armenia Members
28.07.2006

General Meeting of CRD/TI Armenia Members

General Meeting of CRD/TI Armenia members was held on July 25, 2006 in the office of the NGO.

The agenda of the meeting included the following issues: approval of the annual report of the organization, Transparency International re-accreditation process, adoption of modifications to the Organization's Code of Conduct, admission of new members and elections of the Board, the Oversight Committee and the Chair of the organization.


Round-table Discussion on "Anti-Corruption Policy in Armenia"
24.07.2006

Round-table Discussion on "Anti-Corruption Policy in Armenia"

CRD/TI Armenia NGO held a round-table discussion on "Anti-Corruption Policy in Armenia" with participation of NGOs on July 21, 2006 in "Golden Tulip Hotel Yerevan". The roundtable addressed issues related to plans, approaches and potential cooperation of NGOs in the fight against corruption.


The Constitutional Court of the Republic of Armenia passed a decision on Anticorruption Convention of the United Nations Organization
03.07.2006

The Constitutional Court of the Republic of Armenia passed a decision on Anticorruption Convention of the United Nations Organization

The Constitutional Court of the Republic of Armenia passed a decision yesterday at its private session that the commitments set forth in the New York Anticorruption Convention executed on 31 October, 2003 correspond to the Constitution of the Republic of Armenia.


2nd OECD Progress Report: Enforcement of the OECD Convention on combating bribery of foreign public officials
27.06.2006

2nd OECD Progress Report: Enforcement of the OECD Convention on combating bribery of foreign public officials

The second TI Progress Report on OECD Convention Enforcement examines the enforcement performance of 31 of the 36 countries that have ratified the OECD Convention on Combating Bribery of Foreign Public Officials.


A Discussion over Draft Law of RA "On Lobbying"
22.06.2006

A Discussion over Draft Law of RA "On Lobbying"

A discussion over Draft Law of RA "On Lobbying" was held by Partnership for Open Society on June 22, 2006 at 11:00 at the Erato Hall of Armenia Marriott hotel. Presentations were made by David Sandukhchyan, Head of Legal Department, Internews-Armenia NGO, Ashot Abovyan, Deputy Minister of Justice and Sona Ayvazyan, Executive Director, CRD/TI Armenia.


Environmental NGOs against Division of the City of Yerevan
16.06.2006

Environmental NGOs against Division of the City of Yerevan

On June 13, 2006, the CRD/TI Armenia NGO organized a meeting of the Environmental Public Alliance of the Armenian NGOs at the Public Environmental Information Center (Aarhus Center), to discuss the proposals under consideration of the Armenian Government related to the management system of the City of Yerevan and the pertinent environmental issues.


NATO Delegation Met with Civil Society Repersentatives
15.06.2006

NATO Delegation Met with Civil Society Repersentatives

On June 13 2006 the joint delegation of the NATO's Parliamentary Assembly Future Security and Defense Capabilities Subcommittee of the Defense and Security Committee and Subcommittee on Democratic Governance of the Committee on Civil Dimension of Security met with the representatives of Armenian civil society.