Right to labor
Today, on September 7, at about 10 am, the HCA Vanadzor received an alarm call that the Vanadzor-Khimprom chemical plant staff were trying to block the Vanadzor-Alaverdi interstate highway demanding their salaries, and there was a risk that the police might use violence.
3 citizens referred to HCA Vanadzor office with a request to protect their rights and informed that their salaries have not been paid for several months. The citizens informed that it has been a couple of months «Komnsrev» firm does not pay their salaries.
Helsinki Citizens’ Assembly Vanadzor and “Populex” advocates’ office are implementing “Vanadzor law clinic” project with the support of American Bar Association (ABA).
The goal of the project is to improve the professional capacities of young lawyers in the field of rendering legal consultations and conducting litigations.
On August 8, 2011, Lori Region Court of General Jurisdiction continued hearing the trial of surgeon Norik Melikyan’s case against “#1 Vanadzor Hospital Complex” CJSC.