Democratic Governance

  • Report on Application of the UN Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in the Armenian Courts Report on Application of the UN Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in the Armenian Courts Jun 12, 2013
    The report on application by Armenian courts of the "Right to work and of the rights to enjoyment of just and favorable conditions of work" secured by the UN Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights is based on the analysis conducted by a group of UNDP national experts. The report highlights main issues within the national legislation vis-a-vis the Covenant and lack of mechanisms to support proper implementation by the courts of the Covenant. The report is prepared and published in the framework of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Armenia office "Protecting Human Rights and Promoting Human Rights and Human Rights Education" and "Strengthening the Human Rights Capacity of the Human Rights Defender's Office" projects with financial support of UNDP and Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA). The report was prepared as of January 2008 and published in 2009.

  • Booklet about European Union Advisory Group to the Republic of Armenia Booklet about European Union Advisory Group to the Republic of Armenia Jun 12, 2013
    The EU Advisory Group supports the Republic of Armenia in the implementation of its reform agenda and seeks to help the country meet its international commitments. To accomplish this, the Group provides the Armenian Presidency and other national authorities with tailored policy advice on legal, democratic, economic and institutional issues. More indirectly, other official bodies of the Republic of Armenia, social partners, as well as civil society organisations, also benefit from this support.

  • EUAG Communication and Information Strategy EUAG Communication and Information Strategy Jun 12, 2013
    This paper provides an assessment of the communications environment and current communications practices of the European Union Advisory Group with the aim to set out a communication and information strategy. The strategy defines communications objectives, strategic approaches, recommended activities, key messages and target audiences with an overall aim of creating awareness and increasing information about the EU Advisory Group in Armenia and the EU.

OUR WORK - DEMOCRATIC GOVERNANCE

UNDP is currently implementing a number of innovative projects, such as providing high-level policy advice to Armenian authorities in areas such as human rights and democracy, justice, liberty and security and free trade in the frame of Armenia’s EU integration policy; modernizing three Armenian-Georgian border crossing points (together with the European Union and the National Security Council), which implies also enhanced accountability, transparency and integrity of border agencies to facilitate trade and transit and instil public confidence.

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