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A R A Z A
Institutional Capacity of Organization
human and material resources)
staff includes specialists from various
areas, lawyers, licensed attorneyes,
economists, pedagogues, psychologists, engineers and journalists, who
participated in "Human Rights”, "Evaluation
of Organizational Capacity and Development” (NGOC), "Civil Rights” (Armenian
Young Lawyers Association), "Democratic Set of Values and Development of Civil
society in Armenia” (IDHR and OXFAM), "Organization of Legal Consulting
Service” (Armenian Young Lawyers Association and Chemonics International Inc),
"Advocacy, Coalition Building, Network Creation”, "Advocacy, Coalition
Building, Network Creation and Development of Relations with Mass Media”, "Evaluation and Monitoring” (World Learning), "NGO
Capacity Building” (European Regional Academy in the Caucasus) trainings.
2001-2007 Araza has participated in 8 individual consulting meetings on organization
capacity building and advocacy, attended by World Learning advocacy and
organization has a Strategic Plan of
Activities in accordance with its mission and Institutional Capacity Building
and Alternative Financial Sources Creation Strategic Program (CESO), elaborated
in cooperation with Canadian volunteer consultant.
"Araza” has a
free legal consulting and information dissemination offices in Yerevan, Tavush
and Gegharkunik regions and representatives in Shirak, Kotayk and Aragatsotn
organization has 35 members, 75 volunteers,
and 5 full time employees.
(computer, printer, UPS, copier, Binder machine, digital recorder,
office suplies), library, IRTEC data base of laws and stakeholders. Organization’s property
allocated between all offices.
Armenia Yerevan 0028
Arabkir st. Kievyan 7 apt. 94
Armenia Yerevan 0033 Arabkir st. H Hakobyan 3. building 3. room 213
Phone: (374-10) 222-968; 227-097; Mobil: (077) 690-467
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com
Gate way ID 9084 8339 8582
Account number: 193000024430104 EU
Who we are
Our mission is to support establishment of legal, democratic country with developed economy and high living
The purpose - labour rights protection and employment of citizens, overcoming of
unemployment and life standard increase.
1) Participation in creation of the legal and state reform processes for raising the work, employment and social rights
protection level, as well as high level of social involvement in the process of
political reforms as stated in the Constitution of the Republic of Armenia.
2) Providing free services on work, employment and social protection
to the vulnerable groups of the society and assistance in new jobs creation.
3) Creation of guarantees on social protection of vulnerable groups of
the society as well as community development policies projects’ implementation.
Araza is a member of OXFAM,
Civil Society Cooperation, Dashink ecological and CRINGO network, and
cooperates with the Southern Block network.
In 2000 Araza initiated
founding of "Work and Law” coalition of NGOs occupied with employment and
social issues, which participates actively and efficiently in the development
of legislation and policies regulating employment area and labor market, as
well as in processes of elaboration and realization of Poverty Reduction
Strategic Program, and has seriously succeed in it.
Since 2004 Araza is a member
of Monitoring, Legal, Judicial and Financial Groups of the Anti-Corruption
Committee under the RA President, PRSP Work-Group.
In 2007 Araza established the
Public Network, which, starting from May 2008, actively participates in
law-making in the Government and the National Assembly, thus assisting in
presenting and protection of public interests. At the same time Public Network
pursues in the process of formation of
legal base and culture of cooperation between the Government and civil society,
and NGOs in particular.
In 2009 Araza became member of the Civil
Coordination Network of the governmental Sustainable Development Program. Araza
is also a member and the coordinating NGO of the NGO network Public Network,
which has a Memorandum of Understanding about cooperation with the National
Assembly of the Republic of Armenia. In 2010 Public Network signed a Memorandum
of Understanding about cooperation with the General Prosecutors Office of
- Employment services,
- "Employment modern skills and increase of
competitiveness in the labour market” Training
- how to make personal CV and present it to
- How to
get ready for interviewing,
and how look for a job,
- Unemployee’s rights and obligation and the labour legislation issues
- How to
conclude the labour contracts, which rules of law should be involved in
Main Continuous Projects
The first 3-5 years
of NGO strategy plan is aimed at contribution to poverty reduction.
In order to reach
this aim, the organization pursues the following objectives;
To reach it’s goals
the organization has put forward the following problems:
üReinforcement of pro-poor
approaches to the state policies
ü Increasing the
effectiveness of public participation in
the processes of reinforcement of pro-poor approaches to the state policies
and adoption of laws guarantying the
implementation of the policies, as well as monitoring of their
ü Legal, information,
consultation ree of charge services provision
in the area of labor and employment, as well as professional
orientation, vocational trainings services to the vulnerable groups of
Legal (Mr. Arthur
Social (Mrs. Gayaneh
External affairs (Mrs.
(Mrs. Violeta Gulkanyan)
analysis and programs elaborating (Mr. Gurgen Karapetyan)
Youth department (Ms. Nareh Simonyan)
Strategic programs and legislative
Discussions of the RA State Strategic programs
of the package of proposals and presentation to the certain
Population Migration situation
Poverty reduction strategic program (PRSP)
Ø "Improvement of
women’s status and increase of their position in the society in Republic of
Armenia for 2004-2010” national program Plan
Participation in legislative process
Ø "About Refugees”,
Ø "About the
Ø "About Education”
Ø "About social
security of the unable”
Ø "About necessary
Ø "About rights of a
Ø Project of "Employment Codex”
"About dwellings, built for the refugees to the
refugees with owner rights”
Ø "About social
Ø "About charity and
Ø The labour code
employment and social security in case of unemployment”
Public education and awareness
brochures, booklets, directories with the description of laws
Ø The Conclusions
about sociological and statistical data
brochures based on discussions and professional analysis of employment area
disseminating "Work and Law” coalition activity
network" information directory
Press-publications, Radio and TV programs
Representation of population’s vulnerable groups rights protection
during reforms: a state policy and laws
Presenting the public opinion concerning democratic process in social
economical structuresIncrease population’s legal
knowledge concerning their rights, employment, social protection and how to
lift a level of public participation in processes of reforms, state policy and
law makingArmenian Apostolic Church (Echmiadzin
Cathedral), USAID, UNHCR, UMCOR, ARS, UNDP, IFES, ALSP, USIS, CESO,, CDPF, UN WFF,
NGOC, Counterpart International, Chemo-nics International Inc, World Learning,, IRD, World Vision, Tufenkyan
Founda-tion, RA Ministry of Cultural and
Youth Affairs, Programme (MATRA) Embassy
of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, GTZ, CASP, AED/USAID, National
Gallery, "HayElektroMeqena” joint-stock company, "ASA” Ltd, "East” Ltd, "Ararat” Ltd.
The organization effectively collaborates with
NGOs, the National Assembly, local self-governing entities, government
structures, businessmen, mass media and international organizations. It has
lasting experience in mobilization and consolidation of the mentioned entities
for the solution of their target problems.
Seminars to disseminate the new "Family Codex” with
purpose to increase public awareness about their rights in NA and LGI elections
as well as to increase social activity in Yerevan, Gyumri, Ashtarak, Abovyan
and Hrazdan Cities.
independent expert’s mission and strategy” institution formation with purpose
to increase public involvement in " Jobless Refugees Database” creation
Of democracy development Activity and assistance
of free legal clinics and network for legal consultation services.
Coalition program with "Center for legal and
social assistance to the youth”, "Family and New world”, "Yerevak” BNGO-s.
Ø For the first time
in Armenia "Small-sized bronze sculpture” symposium, dedicated to the 1700 Anniversary
of Christianity adoption in Armenia and National Gallery exhibition.
Ø Active participation in discussions and development
reduction strategic program (PRSP)
Ø Araza promoted process of involving citizens in "Improvement of the status of women and
their role in society in RA 2001-2010” National program’s Concept development
and discussions around "About employment ” and "Labour code” State laws.
Ø Improve community
awareness rising and information availability. ("Involvement of people in
decision making process”) Training for
NGOs Regional hearings, organized in the frames of the revised Poverty
Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP) Public participatory process:
Ø "Find yourself in the Labour market” Publication
Ø Protection of Employment Rights” - development of the project of the departmental
certificate on laws distribution
Ø Public Participation in National Assambly’s "Lawmaking
Process” - to strengthen transparency, oversight and accountability of decision
making process through the participants approach.
Ø "Protection of Employment
Ø Public Participation in National Assembly Lawmaking Process, Embassy
of the Kingdom of the Netherlands
Assistance in Enrollment of
Youth in the Process of Civil Society Formation in RA
Ø Public Participation in the National Assembly Legitimate Process
Ø Problems of Armenian women presented through stories of their private
Ø Araza performed the study of youth involvement in participatory
governance structures (Ministry of Sport and Youth Affairs).
the monitoring of situation in participatory governance, democracy and human
rights in Armenia during the last 10 years to reveal achievements and risks.
Results are included in "RIO+20 National Report, Armenia”.