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01.10.2020 STATEMENT

Today, on October 1st, 2020 Armenian and foreign journalists located in the town of Martuni, in Artsakh, suffered as a result of artillery fire from Azerbaijan.

22.09.2020 Webinar: "Access to Information, Transparency and Openness: Taking Forward Agenda 2030 in Times of Crisis"

In times of emergencies we need access to information to save lives. On the International Day for Universal Access to Information, UNESCO affirms and reiterates the urgency to respect and maintain the right to information, especially amid the COVID-19 outbreak. Join Access Info Europe, UNESCO and other civil society organizations in celebrating the IDUAI 2020–Saving lives, Building Trust, Bringing Hope! and don't miss the Open Talks webinar Access to Information, Transparency and Openness: Taking Forward Agenda 2030 in Times of Crisis.

15.08.2020 JOINT STATEMENT of media organizations on the situation in Belarus

On behalf of media organizations and journalistic associations of Armenia, Georgia, Latvia, Moldova, Poland, Russia, Ukraine and Sweden we express our support and solidarity with our colleagues from Belarus. Journalists of Belarusian and foreign media as well as bloggers covering the protests in the country, are subjected to severe violence and pressure from the authorities.

17.06.2020 STATEMENT

Yesterday, on June 16, 2020 when “Prosperous Armenia” party leader Gagik Tsarukyan following his interrogation at the RA National Security Service went out to his supporters gathered in the area, as a result of a scuffle as well as police actions, at least 5 journalists covering the process suffered. In particular, “News.am” correspondent Liana Sargsyan, “Tert.am” reporter Ani Gevorgyan, “Yerkir.am” correspondent Tatevik Kostandyan, “Kentron” TV journalist Artur Hakobyan and “MegaNews.am” editor Margarita Davtyan was injured.

07.04.2020 STATEMENT

On April 2, 2020 the Government of Armenia approved the draft law on making supplements to the RA Law “On Freedom of Information”, which in the coming days will be submitted to the RA National Assembly.

06.04.2020 EaP CSF Armenian National Platform: STATEMENT

On April 2, 2020 the Government of Armenia approved the draft law on making supplements to the RA Law “On Freedom of Information”, which in the coming days will be submitted to the RA National Assembly.

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