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Meeting with the UNFPA Evaluator

17.03.2011

Combating gender-based violence in Armenia has become a crucial goal for ICHD, and since 2008 it has been a key player in consolidating the efforts of the civil society organizations in this regard. As such its representatives were invited to the focus group interview aimed at the evaluation of the UNFPA activities in Armenia that aim at establishing gender-based violence free environment on 16 March, 2011. The feedback ICHD and other Consortium members provided will help UNFPA to raise the effectiveness of its targeted activities.

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11.04.2017

Conducting Qualitative Research on Domestic Violence in Armenia (CQRDVA)

Violence against women is one of the worst forms of violation of human rights prevalent all over the world. Women face gender-based violence (GBV) in workplaces, educational institutions, rural and urban communities. They are exposed to GBV irrespective of their ethnic or religious background, social status, economic standing, age, or other condition. The violence is particularly rampant when it occurs at home, a place where women are supposed to be provided with safe family environment.

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17.02.2017

Monitoring of Online Print Media on Sex Selection in Armenia

The current policy brief aimed at analyzing the monitored online print media outlets in cases when they covered the topic of sex selection and articles that were broadly linked to the value of girls and women. The content of web-based media outlets have been scrutinized to identify any statements or reporting that could have had distorted, untruthful or prejudicial elements against women or men. All these aspects were separately analyzed quantified and also handpicked, allowing analyzing the level of stereotypical reporting either as a media intention or as an absence of intention, leading to unobstructed penetration of prejudicial statements widely circulated in the society and back by reinstating the current state of the affairs.

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24.08.2016

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