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Meetings
June 2017

On 21-22 June 2017, the Panel Meeting on return, readmission and reintegration took place in Yerevan.

The meeting organized jointly by Armenia and...

June 2016
Organising countries: 
Sweden and Armenia
Location: 
Stockholm
Date: 
2-3 June 2016
May 2013

The Expert Workshop on Victims of Trafficking in Human Beings, organized within the framework of the Eastern Partnership Panel on Migration and Asylum, took place in Warsaw, Poland. Participants...

September 2012

The Expert Workshop dedicated to the country of origin information (COI) in refugee status determination (RSD) process, organised within the framework of the Eastern Partnership Panel on Migration...

News
22.06.2018

On 21 June, the EU and Armenia held the first meeting of the Partnership Council under the EU-Armenia Comprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement (CEPA), which was signed on 24 November 2017...

18.05.2018

On 16 May, Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) responsible for foreign affairs issues gave their consent to the EU-Armenia comprehensive and enhanced partnership agreement, opening up the...

17.05.2018

A new platform that will link Armenian labour migrants, diaspora and repatriates and help them re-integrate in their home country has been presented in Armenia.

The online ...

12.04.2018

On 11 April, the National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia with a unanimous vote ratified the Armenia-EU Comprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement (CEPA), says...

16.03.2018

There are a total of 446 249 pensioners currently in Armenia.

According to the UN Population Fund, Armenia has come close to reaching the threshold of an aging population. The Fund predicts...

01.03.2018

The report on a study on the effects of Syrian Armenian economic integration in Armenia was published on 1 March 2018 on the website of the Netherlands Institute of International Relations. The...

22.02.2018

Around 30 State Employment Agency (SEA) experts from two regions of Armenia gathered for a training seminar last week to learn how to support labour migrants and their families in converting their...

16.02.2018

The State Migration Service of the Ministry of Territorial Administration and Development of Armenia presented the review of the most important...

15.02.2018

The 19th issue of the quarterly electronic newsletter on migration issues “Migration Newsletter” was released by the State Migration Service of Armenia...

02.02.2018

25,144 Armenian citizens were granted Russian citizenship in 2017, according to Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation.

In the reporting period, 657,000 migrants from...

08.01.2018

Turkey is considering a plan to equip their land border with an electronic surveillance system across the Armenia and Georgia border out of security concern.

According to the report by...

03.01.2018

According to research commissioned by the World Bank and the State Committee of Science of the Ministry of...

25.12.2017

Arka news agency provided fresh insights into migration trends in Armenia. Specifically, Armenia’s negative migration balance slashed by 37.8% in the first 9 months of 2017, the head of the State...

24.11.2017

Under the agreement signed on 24 November 2017, the sides express determination to strengthen comprehensive political and economic partnership and cooperation, based on common values and close...

25.10.2017

Armenia is one of the three leading countries in Europe and Central Asia in terms of remittance sent home by labor migrants, according to the World Bank’s latest Regional Economic Update on...

12.09.2017

Armenia is going to grant diplomatic status to the International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD) branch office in the country.

The National Assembly of Armenia unanimously...

02.09.2017

According to Gagik Yeganyan, the Chief of Armenia’s State Migration Service, the number of Armenians deported from the EU countries has increased considerably over the past two years.

“In...

28.08.2017

The number of asylum seekers in Armenia has increased in the first half of 2017, according to the data of the National Statistical Service of Armenia.

Most asylum seekers were from Syria,...

24.08.2017

American research-based company Gallup created the Migrant Acceptance Index...

03.08.2017

Joint trainings were held at the border crossing point of Gogavan by the International Migration Organization of the UN and RA Ministry of Emergency Situations on topic of «Management of migration...

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