Launched in November 2003 the "Partnership for Open
Society"
initiative is an open coalition of a number of
interested civil society actors in Armenia. The
Partnership strives towards promotion of democratic
reform process in Armenia.

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Polling

Which is the most corrupt sphere in Armenia?
Healthcare
4
 
13.79%
Education
5
 
17.24%
Jurisdiction
8
 
27.59%
Agriculture
0
 
0%
Social
2
 
6.9%
Environmental
0
 
0%
Other
2
 
6.9%
Total: 29




 

PUBLIC HEALTH, ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION

Partnership for Open Society aims to facilitate the reforms and development of health and environmental protection by assisting the policy development and legislation improvement with a primary focus on the following areas:

Public Health
•    Improving the legal framework of public health with a special focus on vulnerable groups, HIV/AIDS patients, drug addicts, mentally disabled people, protection of their fundamental rights, legal acknowledgement and elimination of their discrimination;
•    Supporting initiatives aimed at promoting improvement of public health, primarily in terms of increased efficiency of subsidized health care and medical insurance;
•    Assisting projects promoting public awareness, objective media coverage and assistance to  drug addicts, sex workers, people with HIV/ AIDS and mentally disabled;
•    Fostering activities that seek to address health-related and social needs of the disabled, development of community services for disabled.

Environmental Protection  
With regard to environmental protection, Partnership focuses on the following issues:
•    Improving legislation on environmental protection;
•    Developing legal policy aimed at preventing the degradation of wildlife that leads to climatic changes;
•    Promoting public awareness of the need to preserve and expand green areas, wide publicity of tree planting activities and maximal public involvement in the process;
•    Ensuring regional cooperation along directions above.

Latest

06.10.2015 | News
Description of audit activities on potential fraud and abuse in “ENA” CJSC.
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11.03.2016 | Upcoming Events
Public discussion series “Draft of New Electoral Code and Issues of Realization of Electoral Right in Armenia” in Yerevan, Gyumri and Vanadzor.

The Partnership for Open Society Initiative, representing more than 60 civil society organizations, is pleased to invite you to participate in public discussion series titled “Draft of New Electoral Code and Issues of Realization of Electoral Right in Armenia” in Yerevan, Gyumri and Vanadzor.

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POS statements

15.02.2016 | Statements
Statement on the Drafting of the New Electoral Code of the Republic of Armenia.

We would like to call your attention to the statement on the Drafting of the New Electoral Code of the Republic of Armenia. The statement is open for signature.

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