From July 18th to 21st 2017 took place “Right Side” human rights defender NGO’s security planning workshop in Tsaghkadzor, which was aimed at strengthening NGO’s security. Participants of this workshop were NGO’s staff, NGO’s board members, and NGO’s beneficiaries. Main topics of the workshop were – resolving conflicts, how to do monitoring, what team means, team building, and most importantly NGO’s security guidelines were developed. Workshop’s supervisor was Ashot Gevorgyan, NGO’s policy and programs manager. NGO’s beneficiaries were actively participating in development of the guidelines, with their suggestions. Based on their suggestions NGO’s new security policy was born. According to the participants, the workshop contributed to the further strengthening and development of the NGO. It should also be mentioned that this workshop was supported by Urgent Action Fund.
“Right Side” human rights defender NGO expresses its gratitude to the Urgent Action Fund for supporting us, with this program NGO’s security guidelines will be developed, which is crucial for the further strengthening of the NGO, the safety of beneficiaries and staff.