Special Report on Jrarat incidents

Wednesday March 15th, 2017

Yerevan, 15.03.2017 On March 12, 2017, the ‘Ohanyan-Raffi-Oskanyan’ (‘ORO’) Alliance, and later the Police and the Investigative Committee as well made a statement about an incident after ‘ORO’ Alliance election…

Statement and Call to the CEC

Tuesday March 7th, 2017

Article 7 of the Constitution of the Republic of Armenia stipulates that elections shall be held by secret ballot. In its turn, the RA Electoral Code not only stipulates that…

Press Release of “Independent Observer” Public Alliance

Monday February 13th, 2017

On February 12, 2017, the “Independent Observer” Public Alliance with 15 observers monitored the elections of the Council of Elders in Semyonovka village of Gegharkunik marz (region) during which the…


Thursday June 16th, 2016

We, the representatives of the civil society organizations, having participated in 4+4+4 format discussions, record that the Electoral Code of Armenia, adopted in May 2016, is a significant setback compared…

Statement on the Draft Electoral Code

Saturday June 4th, 2016

The Draft Electoral Code of the Republic of Armenia was adopted by the National Assembly of Armenia in its third reading on May 25, 2016. Unfortunately, neither the proposals submitted…

Primary Joint Demands Related to the Electoral Code

Tuesday March 22nd, 2016

Taking into account the most widespread types of election fraud registered during the elections in Armenia in the recent years (especially the Constitutional referendum), the lack of public confidence towards…

STATEMENT: Publish the Lists of Voting Participants

Wednesday February 10th, 2016

As it is known, the National Assembly is to discuss and adopt the new Electoral Code during the coming months. It is going to differ significantly from the current Code….