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Armenian Youth Learn More About UN Global Agenda at the Model UN Conference


During a Model UN conference held on Tuesday at the UN Armenia Office, over 30 students improved their knowledge of the UN values, importance of non-proliferation of nuclear weapons, as well as their negotiation and communication skills. The conference was … Continue reading

Art as an Economy


Tempus project HESDeSPI “Higher Education System Development for Social Partnership Improvement and Humanity Sciences Competitiveness” launched in 2010 will terminate on July 14, 2013. The main objective of the project is to develop a joint, accessible and successful system of … Continue reading

SEUA High School Pupils Visit to Synopsys Armenia


Synopsys Armenia has hosted the pupils of State Engineering University of Armenia (SEUA) High School establishing a new initiative aimed at developing the IT in the country. The goal of the initiative is to increase the interest in microelectronics among … Continue reading

Global Action in YSAFA


On the initiative of “Armenian Bone Marrow Donor Registry” benevolent fund and with the support of Yerevan State Academy of Fine Arts the recruitment of donors has been carried out in the Academy on March 12 and 13. As a … Continue reading

Armen Ashotyan Notices a New Page in EU-Armenia Relations


EU center in Armenia hosted members of diplomatic representations and educational institutions of Armenia with its official opening ceremony on February 8. Armenpress reports, head of EU delegation to Armenia Traian Hristea has noted that education is the ‘ticket” to … Continue reading

Armenian Education Minister Meets with Intel Vice President


London launched international conference on education and the Armenian delegation headed by the Minister of Education and Science Armen Ashotyan participates in it. Ashotyan met with the vice president of the Intel World Ahead Program John Davies within the frameworks … Continue reading

Armenian Minister to Discuss in London Success in Teaching Chess in Armenian Schools


On January 28 to 30, by the invitation of the Minister of State for Universities and Science of the United Kingdom, an MP David Willetts and Secretary of State for Education Michael Gove, the Minister of Education and Science of … Continue reading

Corruption in the Education Sector Reduced, Yet there are Efforts to be Made: Minister of Education


2012 was difficult yet productive year for the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Armenia. Minister of Education Ashotyan came forth during final press conference with the journalists launched on December 22. According to Minister 16 Olympic medals scored … Continue reading

Fashion – Means of Cultural Communication


On December 17th the British Embassy in Armenia within the frames of the programme “Fashion road” organised a lecture in Yerevan State Academy of Fine Arts dedicated to the fashion industry of Great Britain. According to the programme manager Innesa … Continue reading

We Must Create Mechanisms to Improve Social Conditions of Children – Armenian Minister


A group created by Armenia’s Education Ministry has recently conducted monitoring in the educational institution for children with special needs. During the Wednesday press conference Minister Armen Ashotyan told about monitoring results, saying it was positive experience for the Ministry. … Continue reading