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ԹԱՓՈՒՐ ԱՇԽԱՏԱՏԵՂ: Ծրագրի օգնական՝ Հայնրիխ Բյոլ հիմնադրամի Հարավային Կովկասի հայաստանյան գրասենյակում

Հայնրիխ Բյոլ հիմնադրամի տարածաշրջանային գրասենյակը աշխատանքի է հրավիրում ծրագրի օգնականի՝ «Կանաչ ակադեմիա» ամենամյա կանաչ կրթական ծրագրում կես դրույքով աշխատելու համար։ Աշխատանքը տևելու է չորս ամիս՝ 2018թ. սեպտեմբերից դեկտեմբեր, հնարավոր է պայմանագրի երկարաձգում։ in English

100 years after: the countries of the South Caucasus from the declaration of independence till 2018

In order to commemorate 100 years anniversary since the declaration of independence of Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia, the Heinrich Boell Foundation presents analytical articles that on the one hand, reflect on the main foreign and internal priorities of the first republics and on the other hand, analyze what is the impact of the short-lived experiences of statehood on the democratic political culture of the South Caucasus.

Why Armenians Call for a Velvet Revolution

For almost a week now, huge rallies have shaken the Armenian capital of Yerevan, where Nikol Pashinyan, one of the leaders of the movement, called for a “velvet revolution”. But will the protesters this time successfully press for democratic accountability?

By Sonja Schiffers

Why LGBT People Emigrate from Armenia: Three Stories

Portraits

Between 2011 and 2013 alone 5,891 LGBT people left Armenia. This article will tell the first-hand story of lesbian, bisexual and transgender Armenian citizens who have moved to different EU countries.

By Arthur Minasyan

Armenian-Georgian Neighborhood: same directions or diverging paths?

Georgia and Armenia have strived to establish good neighborhood policy throughout centuries. There has been neighborly competition over certain issues but during the last two decades, governments of these countries have taken steps to develop joint initiatives in cultural, economic and political spheres.

The LGBTI Solidarity Network Wraps Up Its Active Phase in Armenia

Summary

On September 28, 2017, the Heinrich Boell Foundation South Caucasus Regional Office, together with its partners PINK and SWV organised a Wrap-up Stakeholder Meeting of the EU-funded Project “Solidarity Network for LGBTI in Armenia and Georgia”, which was being implemented since early 2015 in Aremnia and Georgia. հայերեն

Armenian-Russian Relations: Diminishing Returns

Web-dossier

Since the collapse of the Soviet Union, independence for Armenia has faced a daunting trade-off of sovereignty for security. With the insecurity from a war with neighbouring Azerbaijan over Nagorno-Karabakh that erupted even before independence, Armenia has long relied on Russia as its “strategic partner” and security provider. հայերեն

By Richard Giragosian

War and Peace: Armenian Elections 2017

On April 2, 2017 Parliamentary elections took place in Armenia. These were the first national elections after the Constitutional Referendum of 2015 which transformed the country from a Presidential into a Parliamentary Republic. An analysis.

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