09.03.2017

The 2 days training in the frames of "Youth awareness on the electoral processes''

The two days training on informing youth about the electoral processes have took place from 4th to 5th of March 2017 in te cnference hal of "Goris" hotel. 30 young people from Kapan and Goris have been trained on topics about the political system and electoral rights. The topics of the first day of the training was ''Who is who in the politics'' which have been conducted by the trainer Arthur Grigoryan. ''The Rights Information Center'' NGO president Mr Marat Dadunts have had an entrance speech. During the training the youth have obtained deep knowledge about the electoral processes¸ the rights of voters and the role of people in the politics. There were active discussions and the young people gave questions and got answers to their questions.

 On the second day of the training the topics were “The order of the National Assembly elections” and “Who am I in the politics” which were conducted by Daniel Ionnisyan from “The Union of informed citizens” NGO. During this training the youth have got informed with the structure of the National Assembly of RA and with topics like “Allocation of seats”, “The formation of a stable majority”, “Ranking lists of candidates”. At the end of the session, Kapan and Goris were divided into 15 working groups to begin organizing similar trainings, presentations on the importance of fare elections and the voters’ rights  for their peers and students in the universities and in their communities. The goal is to make the information available for at least 2,500 citizens around Syunik region and have more informed citizens who know their rights and the electoral procedure. Soon there will be debates between parties, deputy candidates and alliances participating in NA elections. These debates will be organized by the 30 trained participants