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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
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...

20.07.2017

On 20 July 2017, the Government of Armenia decided to amend the procedure of issuance of international passports for Armenian citizens.

Until that day the passports of the old model in...

05.07.2017

The results of nine joint Armenian-Georgian cross-border projects have been presented in a brochure entitled “Bridging people and countries”, to mark the upcoming end of the EU-funded Armenia–...

15.06.2017

Successful achievements of cross-border cooperation between Armenia and Georgia will be in focus of the Closing Conference of Armenia – Georgia Eastern Partnership Territorial Cooperation...

04.05.2017

An average of 30,000 people leave Armenia annually, Head of the country’s State Migration Service Gagik Yeganyan told reporters following a Government session on 4 May.

According to...

04.05.2017

Armenia’s State Revenue Committee (SRC) has begun the modernization of a border crossing near the southern town of Meghri on the border with Iran. According to Armen Sakapetoyan, the deputy chief...

21.04.2017

Foreigners visiting Armenia will not be required to fill in an application-questionnaire to get an entry visa to Armenia at the border-crossing points.

The government has decided to adopt...

26.01.2017

The Demographic Handbook of Armenia, 2016 is available at the website of the National Statistical Service of the Republic of Armenia in...

11.11.2016
An upgraded Armenian border crossing point has been opened at Bagratashenon 4 November under an EU-funded and UN-implemented project....
07.11.2016

The Deputy Foreign Minister of Armenia confirmed that the country is ready to put efforts in order to start moving towards visa liberalization with the EU.

“We expect that similar to...

20.10.2016

New amendments to the Criminal Procedures Code and the Law of Armenia "On Detained and Arrested Persons" will allow foreign nationals and stateless persons convicted, detained and arrested in...

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