Armenian association of Social Workers

CSO's and Citizens Awareness and General Attitude Towards Social Reforms in Armenia
2017 October 10

In recent years, Armenia has made significant  progress in the implementation of social protection system reforms, particularly in the areas of human rights, development of internationaly recognized monitoring indicators. Neverthless, reforms which are being conducted on local and national levels, are often developed and implemented without the beneficiaries' real needs review and monitoring.

Taking into account the above mentioned, Armenian Association of Social Workers conducted a social survey among 1100 citizens and 91 civil society organizations in June-August, 2017 within the framework of the "Acting Together for an Accountable Social State in Armenia" project funded by the United Nations Democracy Fund. The Survey had a goal to explore the awareness level and general opinion on recent reforms in child protection field. The respondents were chosen among said reforms’ target groups, as well as representatives of the general population and CSOs.

The results of the Survey and also information on current reforms are displayed in the following Factsheet.