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Leadership, communication and problem-solving skills enhancement workshops

13.02.2012

A training workshop on enhancing leadership, communication and problem-solving skills started today early morning in Yerevan, Armenia and will continue until February 17. The training series are conducted by ICHD and the Turkish NGO GAYA with the purpose of enhancing the leadership and communication capacity of Armenian and Turkish young leaders in business, politics and civil society, in order to promote development and implementation of cross-country and cross-regional cooperative gain initiatives.

Ashot Khurshudyan, Head of Education and Training Unit at ICHD conducts this five-day certificate course for  young business leaders. Tevan Poghosyan, the Executive Director of ICHD, and Arthur Ghazaryan, The Project Director from UMBA, also made short presentations during the first session of the training. The second training course will take place from February 20 to 24 and will target  political and civil society leaders.

The training series are part of the project "Support to Armenia-Turkey Rapprochement (SATR) ", supported by USAID and implemented through a common effort of Project Consortium members: ICHD, Eurasia Partnership Foundation, Yerevan Press Club and UMB(E)A.

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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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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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