POLICY DOCS // 
19.09.2005

The new expansion of the European Union gave impetus to the EU ambition  to become a powerful political and economic agent throughout the world,  with a new stimulus. However, inclusion of any new member, especially  Eastern, tends to entail new challenges within both internal and  external relations. This was reflected in the de facto failure of the  latest attempt to formalize the EU institutional fundamentals...

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19.07.2005

The geopolitical situation has forced a number of realities on regional  cooperation in the South Caucasus. The Iraq conflict has been one of  the key aspects in the regional crisis, due to Turkey's strategic  importance and its close relationship with the "other" Turkic state,  namely Azerbaijan. There is, however, growing anti-Americanism among  the Turkish population, in part the result of anger over the Iraqi  situation and growing concern about the Kurdish "problem"...

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07.07.2005

Talks about pension reforms have been going on for years without ever  turning into walks. Even when there were things being done, those  activities can be described as arias from the opera "cosmetic  renovations". Everybody seems to accept this, even those responsible  for the field...

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04.07.2005

On the occasion of the parliamentary elections in the self-declared  Republic of Nagorno-Karabakh, which were held on June 19, 2005, yet  another round of political meddling and bickering was in the works,  with statements from leaders of countries - in the region as well as  outside it - that have an interest in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict,  either literally or figuratively...

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07.06.2005

After the collapse of the Soviet Union the countries of the West and  international financial organizations based on the western capitals  spent billions of dollars, provided technical and consulting assistance  to mold the developmental processes of newly independent countries. The  structural reforms which have lasted for more than a decade were to  resolve one issue only: to lead the former Soviet republics down a  predictable and "safe" road. Whether these reforms have been successful  is a question for another time...

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17.10.2019

Informative Local Meeting in Lori Region

The International Center for Human Development (ICHD) with the financial support of the Federal Foreign Office (Germany) and in partnership with The State Migration Service of Ministry of Territorial Administration and infrastructure of the Republic of Armenia and “Armenian Caritas” Benevolent NGO, on 15 October 2019 has implemented of local meetings in Lori region in the framework of Preventing Irregular Migration from Armenia to the Federal Republic of Germany by Raising Awareness of Potential Migrants” project. State and local self-governance bodies, service providers, media and civil society representatives participated in the event.

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24.09.2019

Informative Local Meeting in Shirak Region

The International Center for Human Development (ICHD) with the financial support of the Federal Foreign Office (Germany) and in partnership with The State Migration Service of Ministry of Territorial Administration and infrastructure of the Republic of Armenia and “Armenian Caritas” Benevolent NGO, on 17 September 2019 started implementation of local meetings in Shirak region in the framework of Preventing Irregular Migration from Armenia to the Federal Republic of Germany by Raising Awareness of Potential Migrants” project. State and local self-governance bodies, service providers, media and civil society representatives participated in the event.

The aim of the meetings is informing the participants about the risks, consequences of irregular migration, forms of protection given to migrants in Germany, as well as statistics on emigration and return policy from Germany to Armenia. The process of return and readmission of RA citizens, the reintegration programs of returnees implemented in the RA are also presented to the participants during the workshop.

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