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22.6.2012

Attachments “Human Rights, Civil Liberties and Social Movements in Armenia” was a panel organized by the Armenian Bar Association in LA in May, 2012. The executive director of Tufenkian Foundation was the moderator of the panel which discussed the pressing issues in Armenia as well as the grassroots movement budding in the country. [ top […]

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19.4.2012

Attachments On March 3, 2012 the Armenian Revolutionary Federation Western Region (ARF-WR) hosted an academic conference entitled, “Artsakh: From Liberation to Statehood” at Glendale College in California. The day long conference examined Artsakh’s (NKR) path from oppression to self-determination. Dr. Antranig Kasbarian presentes the first panel of the day “Quest for Self Determination”.   [ […]

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24.2.2012

Attachments TF Executive Director, Antranig Kasbarian to lecture in LA on Artsakh, March 3.   [ top ]

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22.2.2012

Attachments The article was written by Mary Matosian Tufenkian Foundation country director and was published in The Armenian Weekly. Young Armenians concerned with environmental threats in Armenia created the Save Teghut civic initiative in Nov. 2007. Many participated in successful actions to save Kacharan, in the Syunik region, from harmful mining and Trchkan waterfall from […]

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20.1.2012

Attachments V-Day at 4thU is hosting a Valentine’s Day party on February 13th. V-Day is a global activist movement to stop violence against women and girls. This party is an opportunity to learn about the cause and show your support to end violence against women and girls. This event will benefit the following organization dedicated […]

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19.12.2011

Attachments Domestic violence (DV) in Armenia is starting to surface more frequently. Thanks to the work done by the Coalition to Stop Violence Against Women, cases that otherwise were left unheard, unpunished and unknown to the general public, have now been brought to surface together with the entire problem of DV.  For this, the Coalition […]

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14.11.2011

Attachments             The Tufenkian Foundation is excited to announce its latest collaboration: since October 1, we have been crowd-funding the construction of a kindergarten in the Armenian village of Moshatagh via ONEArmenia (1A), a new non-profit platform based in New York City and Yerevan. As one of 1A’s first partnering […]

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2.11.2011

Attachments On October 27, USAID organized a conference on Domestic Violence in Yerevan where local NGOs, goverment officials, international organizations and Diaspora representatives came together for an all day discussion to determine what is being done and what remains to be done. The Executive Director of Tufenkian Foundation, Dr Antranig Kasbarian gave a presentation on […]

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18.10.2011

Attachments Tufenkian Foundation sponsored a three day training given by CDPF (Civic Development and Partnership Foundation) for its partners. The training was meant to offer Zangakatun and Women’s  Suport Center staff  information on how to create and manage a program as well as how to evaluate and monitor it.  The training is meant to assist […]

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7.7.2011

Attachments THE ARMENIAN WEEKLY By: Mary Matosian Following the 1991 euphoria over the independence of Armenia, a number of socio-economic problems surfaced which Armenia and the diaspora were unprepared to handle and even grasp. The time has come when we, as Diasporan Armenians, pay more attention to the social issues in Armenia rather than only […]

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