16.01.2017 | 12:31 | Armenia’s Foreign Grants
“Union of Informed Citizens” continues its series on foreign grants received by Armenian state bodies, within the framework of which we will address the grants received by the RA Ministry of Justice in 2007-2015. During this period, the Ministry has received grants of more than 32.6 million USD.
Thus, the World Bank has awarded the following grants to the Judicial Projects Implementation Unit:
Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs of the US Department of State has awarded the following grants to the “Offenders Rehabilitation Center” SNCO through “PH International” Armenian Branch:
Within the framework of the grants received from the Council of Europe, the RA Ministry of Justice implements the following projects:
The German Government has provided the following grants to the RA Government:
In 2015, “Improving Access to Justice for Children in Armenia” program was implemented by UNICEF (United Nations Children’s Fund). The grant project cost more than 41 thousand USD. During the same year, the 6 thousand USD-worth “Professional Experience Exchange” program was implemented with the support of the British Embassy in Yerevan.
P.S. Note that the amount of money provided by the European Union for the implementation of judicial reforms in Armenia is not included here as it is not provided in the form of grants but as budgetary assistance with a precondition to carry out reforms.
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