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02.04.2017

Citizen Observers have registered 162 electoral violations so far

Citizen Observers have registered 162 electoral violations so far

April 2, 2017 | 11:15

Observers of the Citizen Observer Initiative have identified 162 violations and irregularities during the preparation process prior to the opening of the polls, which opened at 8:15 a.m. Reports are still being verified.  


23.03.2017

Launch of a database entitled the “Wall of Election Falsifiers”

To help enhance the integrity of election process in Armenia, “Policy Forum Armenia”, Transparency International Anticorruption Center, and Citizen Observer Initiative, with the financial support of the European Endowment for Democracy, developed a database entitled the “Wall of Election Falsifiers”. It is available at https://transparency.am/en/elections/falsifiers and includes information about 72 individuals and violations they committed during Armenia’s December 2015 Constitutional referendum.


08.10.2015

Amalia Kostanyan 2014 awardee is Lara Aharonyan

Amalia Kostanyan 2014 award ceremony was held for the fourth time on October 8, 2015 during an event dedicated to the 15th anniversary of Transparency International Anticorruption Center (TIAC). David Amiryan, Deputy Director for Programs of Open Society Foundations -Armenia made a speech to present the intent of the award.


16.02.2015

New development on Afrikyan case

On February 16, 2015, the Court of General Jurisdiction of Kentron and Nork-Marash administrative districts rejected Transparency International Anticorruption Center (TIAC) NGO’s complaint litigating the lawfulness of the law enforcement bodies’ decision on demolishing Afrikyans’ House.


08.12.2014

Call for applications of NGO capacity development training on monitoring conflict of interest policy implementation at local level

Transparency International Anticorruption Center (TIAC) and Eurasia Partnership Foundation (EPF) invite the representatives of NGOs from the Marzes (provinces) of Armenia for trainings to be carried out within “Engaging civil society in monitoring conflict of interests in Eastern Partnership countries” project. During the training TIAC and EPF experts will present the methodology of monitoring conflict of interests elaborated within the framework of the project, monitoring conflict of interest policy implementation and control mechanisms at legislative and institutional level, as well as public tools for control and monitoring of conflict of interest.

 


03.12.2014

Corruption Perception Index 2014: Clean growth at risk

Corporate secrecy, global money laundering makes it harder for emerging economies to fight corruption

Yerevan, 3 December 2014 – Corruption is a problem for all economies, requiring leading financial centres in the EU and US to act together with fast-growing economies to stop the corrupt from getting away with it, anti-corruption group Transparency International said today.

In the 20th edition of the Corruption Perceptions Index, scores for China (with a score of 36 out of 100), Turkey (45) and Angola (19) were among the biggest fallers with a drop of 4 or 5 points, despite average economic growth of more than 4 per cent over the last four years. Click here for the full index.


13.11.2014

Presentation of the first working year results of “Engaging civil society in monitoring conflict of interest policies in Eastern Partnership (EaP) countries” project implementation

Transparency International Anticorruption Center (hereinafter TIAC) and Eurasia Partnership Foundation (hereinafter EPF) have carried out joint research on conflict of interest in public institutions of the Republic of Armenia. Funded by the European Union, the project is conducted within the framework of “Engaging civil society in monitoring conflict of interest policies in EaP countries” project in four countries (Moldova, Armenia, Poland, and Ukraine) by six partner organizations (Transparency International - Moldova, Stefan Batory Foundation (Poland), Ukrainian Institute for Public Policy and Transparency International - Ukraine, Transparency International Anticorruption Center (Armenia) and Eurasia Partnership Foundation (Armenia).

 


12.11.2014

Follow-up of Byureghavan Boarding school case

On November 12, 2014 complaint was filed to general jurisdiction court of Yerevan’s Kentron and Nork Marash administrative districts on failing to properly investigate crime reporting regarding  illegalities in “Byureghavan Children's Care and Protection Boarding Institution” SNCO, failing to conduct thorough, impartial and comprehensive investigation into the case and to oversee the mentioned circumstances by the prosecutor.


07.11.2014

Legal case on Afrikyan House

On November 7, 2014 RA criminal court of appeal upheld Transparency International Anticorruption Center (TIAC) NGO’s claim against the decision of Kentron and Nork Marash administrative districts’ general jurisdiction court of October 3, 2014. 

 


26.09.2014

TIAC complained Yerevan city prosecutor’s office decision

Transparency International Anticorruption Center (TIAC) NGO’s complaint against a  decision made by Yerevan city prosecutor’s office on August 11, 2014 was planned be heard in Kentron and Nork Marash administrative districts’ first instance court of general jurisdiction on September 26, 2014, at 4:30 pm. During the court meeting a decision was made to postpone the hearing to October 3, 10:00 am.