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FOI Trainings


01.03.2010 - The Mulberry System Already Operates in Regional Administrations

Since the 1st of March the electronic Mulberry system for document-circulation operates in all the RA Regional Administrations. From now on, all the internal and external correspondences are to be done electronically. The installation of the following electronic system of document-circulation is a nuance for the Regional Administrations. This is why on the 26th-27th of February the FOICA, together with the RA Ministry of Territorial Administration organized a workgroup discussion in...

26.06.2009 - FOI Center Supports E-Governance Development

On June 24, the FOI Center provided two computers to the Armavir marzpetaran, free of charge, to support the process of introducing the Mulberry e-governance system in the marzpetaran. The launch of the Mulberry system in the Armavir marzpetaran is planned for September 2009. Also, there will be special training for the marzpetaran staff to teach them how to run the system. “The introduction of the Mulberry electronic system of document circulation will make it possible to reduce...

01.06.2009 - Public Awareness and Openness Issues in the Kotayk Marz

“Openness is not something to be afraid of. The posting of community decisions cannot be dangerous,” Shushan Doydoyan, president of the FOI Center, reminded once again in the Kotayk marz. On May 29, Shushan Doydoyan, President of the Freedom of Information Center, met with 56 community leaders from Kotayk marz in Hrazdan to discuss issues related to the application of the Freedom of Information Law and public awareness in the marz. The meeting was attended by the Kotayk marzpet,...

22.05.2009 - 3000 persons received knowledge and skills thanks to FOICA

Since adoption of the Freedom of Information Law FOICA has conducted trainings for more than 3000 persons in all regions of Armenia and Yerevan. The topic of the trainings was “How to use the FOI Law” and "How to apply the FOI Law". Trainings were targeted at government officials, media and NGO representatives, lawyers, teachers, students and community leaders. Only last year from April 2008-2009, 700 persons received knowledge and skills on the FOI legislation. The trainings are...

11.05.2009 - FOI Center in Gegharkunik Marz

“We have more awareness already and can confidently knock on any door to get information,” this is the self-confidence inspired to the youth in Gegharkunik marz by a seminar on how to use the RA Freedom of Information Law organized by FOI Center on May 8. Thirty-six active civil society members from around the marz participated in the training. The expert Marine Hakobyan informed the young people that the exercise of the right starts from having information. She also...

04.05.2009 - More than 700 persons learn about FOI Law

FOI Center concluded the first year of the “Freedom of Information as a Means for Community Participation” project implemented with financial support from USAID. Over the period of one year, more than 700 officials and civil society representatives acquired knowledge and skills on how to apply the RA FOI Law.

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