UNDERAGE PRISONERS CELEBRATING CHILDREN PROTECTION DAY

Pan Armenian News
01.06.2005 04:16

/PanARMENIAN.Net/ As PanARMENIAN.Net reporter came to know from the
Armenian Office of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation,
on the occasion of the International Children's Protection Day
representatives of the Agency jointly with the Genevan high
school of international relations initiated a visit to "Abovyan"
criminal executive institution for underage. The action was called
to attract attention of the population to the problems of unprotected
children. The Agency representatives held the meeting in the presence
of the officials of the RA Justice Ministry and Human Rights Defender,
with whom they discussed the possibilities of integrating the children
into the public life. They also talked to the children about their
rights. Upon completion of the meeting the children were given
presents.