Amnesty International to launch a report on violence against women eu

Amnesty International will release its report on violence against women in Armenia at a press briefing in Yerevan on 13 November 2008.   The report, No pride in silence: Countering violence in the family in Armenia, addresses different forms of violence against women, including domestic and sexual violence.   Who:     Nicola Duckworth, Europe and Central Asia Programme Director at Amnesty International               Laurence Broers, Armenia expert at Amnesty International When:   11.00 local time (7am GMT), Thursday, 13 November 2008 Where:  “Friday” Press Club                7 Alek Manukyan Str                Yerevan

For more information on the report and requests for interviews with Amnesty International’s experts, as well as with a victim of violence against women, please contact Lydia Aroyo, Press Officer for Europe and Central Asia on +44 (0) 7771 796 350; e-mail address: [email protected]