Conference on “The European legal standards of the rule of law and the scope of discretion of powers in the member States of the Council of Europe” (Yerevan)

03.07.13 - Within the framework of the Armenian Chairmanship of the Committee in Ministers of the Council of Europe a Conference on “The European standards of the rule of law and the scope of discretion of powers in the member States of the Council of Europe” opened on 3 July at the National Assembly of Armenia. About 80 representatives from 32 countries and international structures took part in the conference.

Reading out the welcoming address of the President of Armenia, Mr Serzh Sargsyan, Vigen Sargsyan, Chief of Staff of the President, expressed confidence that “the conference, dedicated to the European standards of the rule of law and the scope of discretion of powers will make a lasting contribution to addressing challenges existing in our country and other member States of the Council of Europe and to more efficiently guarantee, ensure and protect human rights”. (more...)