Armenia

In Armenia, the ICRC helps mine victims, missing persons and their families, and communities living along the border with Azerbaijan. We also visit detainees held for conflict-related or security reasons, or who are otherwise vulnerable.

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In numbers

2018 Facts & Figures: January – June

  • 920
    people in a border community gained round-the-clock access to drinking water.
  • 470
    individuals benefited from reduced exposure to conflict-related hazards.
  • 300
    residents of border villages, and mine victims benefited from increased family income and improved livelihood.
  • 171
    biological reference samples were collected from 55 relatives of the missing to facilitate in the clarification of fate.
  • 435
    Armenian troops along the border and departing peacekeepers were briefed about IHL rules and the ICRC.
  • 2,500
    detainees were visited for monitoring of their treatment and conditions and supported to maintain family contact.