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16.3.2016

Attachments BY RACHEL NERSESIAN Asbarez.com   SAN FRANCISCO — AIWA-SF and the three Bay Area Armenian Relief Society Chapters: Agnouni, Erepouni and Garin hosted a profoundly insightful evening to support the Women’s Support Center (WSC). Guests gathered at the beautiful Tufenkian Showroom within FloorDesign, San Francisco to hear WSC Executive Director Maro Matosian discuss the status of women in Armenia. AIWA-SF […]

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9.3.2016

Attachments On March 14 Maro Matosian,  Executive Director of the Women’s Support Center will be present in New York at the 60th UN Commission on the Status of Women on a panel sponsored by the Armenian International Women Association (AIWA).  She will present a paper on the “Evaluation of Economic Empowerment for Domestic Violence Survivors in […]

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9.3.2016

Attachments Special for the Armenian Weekly By Mary Matosian & Ani Jilozian March 8, a day to celebrate the achievements of women all across the world, is here. The United Nations (U.N.) recently declared this year’s theme as “Planet 50-50 by 2030: Step It Up for Gender Equality.” As we celebrate this day and the women and […]

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4.3.2016

Attachments Dear friends, The Tufenkian Foundation in partnership with Armenian Relief Society Philadelphia Chapters and Women’s Support Center – Yerevan, Armenia is inviting everyone who will be in Philadelphia on March 18 to discuss the Status of Women in Armenia presented by Maro Matosian. We hope to see you there. Please feel free to share […]

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30.1.2016

Attachments Dear friends, The Tufenkian Foundation in partnership with AIWA-SF Armenian International Women’s Association San Francisco Affiliate, Women’s Support Center – Yerevan, Armenia, floordesign and ARS Agnouni Erepouni and Garni Chapters is inviting everyone who will be in San Francisco on Feb. 11 to discuss the Status of Women in Armenia presented by Maro Matosian. We hope to see […]

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26.1.2016

Attachments Friends in the Los Angeles area please join us on February 6th for an AIWA event were talented women writers will present their recent publications and WSC Executive Director, Maro Matosian will talk about women’s status in Armenia. Please share it with your friends. Donation $50 includes light lunch. To reserve your seat please respond to […]

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25.1.2016

Attachments International mining tax expert Matthew Genasci visited Armenia this fall to discuss the draft version of his report, “Analysis of Armenia’s Mining Fiscal Regime” with key stakeholders in the mining sector. Mr. Genasci was retained by the American University of Armenia’s Center for Responsible Mining (CRM) to conduct an analysis of Armenia’s mining fiscal […]

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18.12.2015

Attachments On November 13, the Women’s Support Center (WSC) celebrated its fifth anniversary with partners and in-country donors at the Tufenkian Heritage Hotel in Yerevan. It was a time to reflect on the center’s achievements and hurdles over the last five years, as well as to thank all those who have supported women in breaking […]

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18.12.2015

Attachments Earlier this year, our partners at One Armenia announced a fundraising campaign to build a new clinic in Aghavnatun village, NKR Kashatagh Region. The clinic will provide badly needed improvements to healthcare services in this community.   The future clinic’s area   The project has since been realized, in collaboration with the Armenian Center […]

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18.12.2015

Attachments August 29 was a memorable day for 30 lucky children, who were invited to tour the ArmAs vineyards and winery in Nor Yedesia. Winery staff provided an up-close look at the entire process of wine-making, along with a short review of the vineyard’s history. The children also became active participants, helping the workers to […]

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