Book presentation. “Community and the Country”

On July 4“Community and the Country: Study on Freedom of Conscious in Armenia” book presentation and the press conference took place at the “Media Center”. Journalist Vahan Ishkahnyan, author and the editor of the book, co-authors Meri Yeraqnsoyan, Sociologist, and Sara Khojoyan, Journalist, introduced the aim and the outcomes of the project implemented by Helsinki […]

“Community and the Country” study on freedom of conscience in Armenia released

The study discusses the legislative obstacles to the freedom of conscience in Armenia, the relations between religious organizations, the intolerant religious attitudes of state authorities and the public at large. Stories of religious people, who experienced difficulties and discrimination because of their confessional choice, are described. The study also summarizes the researches conducted in the field of religious freedom in the last 5 […]