News from the Region

Domestic violence law in Armenia

 Bill Outlawing Domestic Abuse Stirs Debate In     Armenia  Published by RFE/RL at https://www.rferl.org/a/armenia-domestic-violence-bill-debate-kremlin/28809076.html  October 22, 2017, Tony Wesolowsky According to one NGO, at least 50 women have been killed as a result of domestic violence in Armenia over the past…

Presidential Grants to SONGOs to be cut?

The Federal Budget Bill for 2018 to propose a reduction in State support for SONGOs   12.10.2017   The Russian Federation’s Parliamentary Committee for the Development of Civil Society and Public and Religious Associations, together with the CEO of the…

“Silver age” contest

04.10.2017 The contest is aimed at supporting the NGO projects developing educational programs for the elderly people in 30 regions of Russia. The contest is conducted by Raiffeisen Bank in cooperation with “Good stories” charitable foundation since 2013. The contest’s…