FORUM IN YEREVAN TO MARK 5TH ANNIVERSARY OF ARMENIA'S ACCESSION TO CE

PanARMENIAN.Net
02.05.2006 23:31 GMT+04:00

/PanARMENIAN.Net/ Achievements in building pluralistic democracy
based on respect for human rights and rule of law during Armenia's
five year membership in the Council of Europe will be the main theme
of the "Armenia and the Council of Europe: Five Years of Membership"
conference, which will take place on Friday, 5 May 2006. According to
the information provided to PanARMENIAN.Net, the conference intends to
bring together national policy makers, RA National Assembly deputies,
civil society and media as well as representatives of international
community to celebrate the fifth anniversary of Armenia's membership in
the Organization and exchange views on future cooperation between the
Council of Europe and Armenia. The conference will be concluded by a
panel discussion entitled "The Many Facets of Cooperation: Armenia's
Contribution to Building European Standards" with participation of
Armenian professionals engaged in the Council of Europe activities
regarding Armenia.

We note that Armenia became a Council of Europe on 25January 2001.