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Dec 3-8, 2012: Armenian, Turkish & American Teens Participate in Armenia-based Cultural Exchange | youth lab armenia | 16 Jan 2012


High school students from Armenia, Turkey and across New England have successfully completed a one-year initiative exploring topics that include leadership, social entrepreneurship and cross-cultural dialogue. These 72 young leaders were part of Youth LAB, a program funded by the Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in Ankara and implemented by the American and Armenian offices of PH International in partnership with ARI Movement in Turkey.
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ZANG Program Armenia Staff in Belgium - Exchange Visit on Juvenile Justice | zang | 13 Jan 2012


In August 2011 the cooperation between PH International and “Embarquement Immédiat”, a Belgian NGO resulted in development of reparatory works for four juvenile offenders from Armenia and Belgium to be realized in the summer camp organized by “Armenian Camp”, an NGO promoting social integration of disabled children. Four juveniles, accompanied with ZANG CJC mentor and an educator from Belgium, spent five days volunteering and assisting camp counselors and children in daily activities. The participants of this project shared their experience on PH International web site http://www.ph-int.org/success_story/pr0/48/.
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ZANG Program CJCs in the Focus of Armenian Human Rights Media | zang | 4 Nov 2011

Mariam Martirosyan, Country Director of PH's Armenia office was interviewed by the Human Rights in Armenia online newsletter 
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Additional funding from OSI | zang | 11 Oct 2011

Currently there are eight CJCs working towards the promotion of the restorative justice principles in Armenia. They all are hosted and operated by various NGOs or child development community centers established in seven different regions of Armenia, still closely and regularly cooperate with each other. Six of the mentioned CJCs were established by PH ZANG program and form a well-developed working network.
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PH-PRI Cooperation | zang | 10 Oct 2011

On September 26 the Penal Reform International Armenia office, which has recently launched a new program – Juvenile Justice Project – had requested a joint event with Project Harmony Armenia ZANG program staff to share the ideas and best practices obtained by PH since the start of ZANG project implementation.
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US-based Summer Leadership Camp for 72 Armenian, Turkish and American Students | youth lab armenia | 28 Sep 2011


''YouthLAB - Leadership Across Borders'' Program implemented by the Armenian and the US offices of PH International, in partnership with Ari Movement NGO in Turkey, aims to promote a cross-cultural dialogue and leadership skills among Armenian, Turkish and American participant youth. It is also committed to educating them about the ways and mechanisms of introducing significant changes in their own communities.


Since March of 2011, 72 high school students (24 from each country) selected through an open, merit-based recruitment process, within the program actively participate in online discussions about leadership, social entrepreneurship, and peace building in their region.


Throughout July 7-27, 2011 all 72 students got together in Warren, state of Vermont, U.S., where they participated in a 2-week Summer Leadership Camp, after which, for 4 days, the Armenian and Turkish participants were hosted by their American peers' families.


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The 8th ZANG Community Justice Center in the South of Armenia | zang | 31 May 2011


On May 24, 2011 one more Community Justice Center opened in Armenia as a result of successful partnership between PH International and World Vision (WV). The new ZANG CJC was established in Kapan city, under the auspices of the local Community Child Development Center where the Restorative board, trained by PH International, will provide reparative services to the local youth with delinquent behavior.
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Youth LAB Fosters Dialogue among Armenian, Turkish and American Teens | youth lab armenia | 20 Apr 2011

High school students from Armenia, Turkey and across New England are actively engaged in online discussions about issues ranging from leadership and social entrepreneurship to personal hopes for the future, through a new program implemented by PH International and ARI Movement.
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Youth LAB Selection Process Begins | youth lab armenia | 9 Feb 2011

Youth LAB recruitment has officially closed, and program staff in Armenia, Turkey, and the U.S. are now in the process of reviewing an exceptional, civically engaged pool of applications. Students in the U.S. and Turkey should expect to hear from Youth LAB staff by February 16th about their selection status; Armenian youth will be notified by March 1st.

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Mentorship Training for the Community Justice Centers | zang | 6 Dec 2010


On October 18-19, PH International organized training on mentorship for the board members of the ZANG Community Justice Centers (CJC) and university students. The training was facilitated by an educational expert from International Center for Human Development, Christina Sargsyan. The training sessions discussed the definition of mentoring, role of the mentors in the CJC reparative activities, mentoring skills and how to start and facilitate the whole mentoring process.
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