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11.4.2017

Artsakh has undergone tremendous transformation during the past years. Stepanakert and Shushi have grown into dynamic cities. Houses, schools, hospitals and entire villages are being built and developed. Lands are being cultivated and jobs created all across Artsakh. While various organizations and funds working in the region play a significant role in these processes, the […]

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10.4.2017

Invited by the Tufenkian Foundation, world renown Armenian artists Serj Tankian, Arsinée Khanjian, Atom Egoyan and Eric Nazarian, together with other representatives of the Armenian Diaspora, visited Artsakh during April 3-6 with the mission to get to know the people, learn about their lives and explore the work of the Foundation in the embattled territories of […]

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10.4.2017

Ապրիլ 4ին, Ստեփանակերտի մէջ մամլոյ ասուլիսի մը ընթացքին, Թուֆէնքեան Հիմնադրամի հրաւէրով Արցախ այցելող Արսինէ Խանճեանը, Աթոմ Էկոյանը, Էրիք Նազարեանը եւ Սերժ Թանքեանը աշխարհի արուեստագէտներուն կոչ ուղղեցին, որ անոնք Արցախ այցելեն եւ համագործակցին տեղւոյն երետասարդ տաղանդերուն հետ: Ահաւասիկ կոչը:   1988էն ի վեր, կամ այն օրէն, երբ Արցախի կամ Լեռնային Ղարաբաղի ժողովուրդը, Խորհրդային Միութեան եւ միջազգային […]

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5.4.2017

On April 04, in the frameworks of the visit to Artsakh of Tufenkian Foundation guests Serj Tankian, Arsinee Khanjian, Atom Egoyan, Eric Nazarian and other distinguished representatives of the Armenian Disaspora, 6 new houses were opened in Arajamough. The village was established in 2004 by the Tufenkian Foundation and is one of our largest and […]

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New Excavator and Loader for Mijnavan
1.4.2017

Mijnavan is a small town in the South of Kashatagh region, Artsakh. The resettlement process started in 1995 with just 15 inhabitants, but now 123 families (483 citizens) live in the town. The main occupation of the locals is agriculture and land cultivation.  With the goal of assisting the local farmers, Tufenkian Foundation purchased and […]

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Parliament elections PSA
24.3.2017

Armenian voters will go to the polls next month and choose the members of the new National Assembly. In past years, the Tufenkian Foundation has been working with civil society groups for free and fair elections. Recently, as part of the support given to voter education programs, the Tufenkian Foundation cooperated with DEPOP Institute for […]

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Supporting Women of Armenia in Portland
11.2.2017

Join us for an informative presentation on Thursday, March 2nd at the Tufenkian Portland Showroom from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM . Tufenkian Foundation trustee Antranig Kasbarian will give a short lecture on the Foundation’s current projects, with a special focus on the work of the Women’s Support Center (WSC), a unique facility in Armenia […]

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Erik Babayan's wife and daughter
31.12.2016

December 28, Stepanakert – Today, four families of wounded soldiers celebrated their housewarming in Artsakh – a project implemented by the Tufenkian Foundation (TF). The event was attended by Hadrut and Martakert regional administrations, spokesperson of NKR Prime Minister Artak Beglaryan, local media, The Tufenkian Foundation’s Executive Director Raffi Doudaklian and the Foundation’s NKR (Artsakh) branch […]

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A view of Arajamugh village
30.12.2016

The Armenian Cultural Association of America (ACAA), through its Artsakh Fund, has undertaken the expansion of Arajamugh village in southern Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabagh Republic/NKR). With support from the Tufenkian Foundation, this initiative foresees construction of 50 homes, complete with a school, clinic, and cultural center to serve as a model village and help ensure longer-term resettlement […]

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Jonathan Fulcher
21.12.2016

The AUA Center for Responsible Mining and the Government of Armenia organized a round-table discussion on the gaps in Armenia’s mining legislation. The key presenter at the round-table was Jonathan Fulcher, an international mining law expert from the Sustainable Minerals Institute (SMI) of the University of Queensland who presented the main findings of six working […]

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