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Heated debates around domestic violence in Armenia

WSC Executive Director  Maro Matosian presented her perspective on recent DV-related legislative reforms initiated in Armenia.

Read full article here:

https://www.opendemocracy.net/armine-ishkanian-maro-matosian/heated-debates-around-domestic-violence-in-armenia

December 13, 2017

“The Woman Must Satisfy, The Man Must Be Satisfied” Impact Of Domestic Violence On Women’s Sexual And Reproductive Health In Armenia

December 12, 2017

EXAMINING SEX-SELECTIVE ABORTION POLICY, PRACTICES AND RHETORIC IN ARMENIA FROM A RIGHTS PERSPECTIVE

December 12, 2017

STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES FOR SOCIAL WORKERS

December 12, 2017

GUIDELINES FOR SETTING UP AND RUNNING A WOMEN’S REFUGE

December 12, 2017

Finally a Domestic Violence Law Will Be Introduced in Armenia’s Parliament

 

WSC Executive Director Maro Matosian wrote an article about current debates around the DV draft law. Read the article on Asbarez:

http://asbarez.com/167963/finally-a-domestic-violence-law-will-be-introduced-in-armenias-parliament/

 

 

November 1, 2017

In the words of Ani Jilozian: “Ultimately, this violence stems from patriarchy”

 

WSC research and data specialist Ani Jilozian discussed the current situation in Armenia, her work with survivors and the progress made with UN Women.

“In post-soviet Armenia, the trauma of war, poverty and socio-economic inequalities exacerbates violence against women. But ultimately, this violence stems from patriarchy, and from the idea that a man possesses his wife or that a mother-in-law can control her daughter-in-law.”

See more at: http://www.unwomen.org/en/news/stories/2017/4/in-the-words-of-ani-jilozan#sthash.l7BGq4IQ.dpuf”

May 1, 2017

GUIDELINES FOR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SERVICE PROVIDERS

March 15, 2017

Russia’s Dirty Play: OP-ED by Maro Matosian

March 15, 2017

Femicide in Armenia: A Silent Epidemic

June 30, 2016