AGHVERAN – On November 18-20, 2011 the Hrayr Maroukhian Foundation with the support of the Friedrich Ebert Foundation organized a three-day training for youth. Twenty five members of the Armenian Youth Federation, the Nikol Aghbalyan Student’sUnionand the ARF Parliamentary Faction of the Youth Parliament participated in the training conducted by Bjӧrn Kulp of the Training Academy of Germany.
The training gave participants the necessary tools to determine priority areas of concern and conceptualize, organize and realize different events. Over a period of three days, the participants were given the tools on how to run a campaign about the issue of youth unemployment in Armenia. They were instructed about the basics of campaigning, the modules of a successful campaign, target groups and how to reach them, strategy, strategical partners and action planning.
The Hrayr Maroukhian Foundation, in cooperation with the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, has published a policy paper entitled «Սոցիալական Բարեփոխումները Հայաստանում» (“Social Reforms in Armenia”) in both Armenian and English, focusing on employment, healthcare, and social housing.
Click on the links below to read the policy paper in Armenian or English:
Below is a list of links of some of the media outlets, which covered the “Social Reforms in Armenia” Policy Paper Presentation organized by the Hrayr Maroukhian Foundation, which took place on November 8, 2011, at the Ani Plaza Hotel.
Yerkir Media (Article + Video Coverage): http://www.yerkirmedia.am/?act=news&lan=hy&id=3555
A1+ (Article + Video Coverage): http://www.a1plus.am/am/social/2011/11/08/forum
CivilNet (Video Coverage): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cPLD0T87xqk
Azator.gr (Article): http://www.azator.gr/armenia-karabakh/1252-l-r
PanArmenian.net (Article): http://www.panarmenian.net/arm/news/83037/
Aysor.am (Article): http://www.aysor.am/am/news/2011/11/08/conferance/
Ankakh.com (Article): http://ankakh.com/2011/11/156821/
Armtown.com (Article): http://www.armtown.com/news/am/ays/20111108/2011110880/
Emedia.am (Article): http://tinyurl.com/88r3sxm