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2.12.2014

Attachments We are happy to announce a newly resettled family in the Herik village of Artsakh! The Khosrovyans (pictured here) are a family of six – two parents, four children – who hail originally from Armenia’s Martuni region. The family previously lived in Shushi, but recently decided to move to Herik in order to ranch. […]

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24.11.2014

Attachments We are pleased to announce the new Mining Legislation Reform Initiative (MLRI), a project of the American University of Armenia’s Center for Responsible Mining. MLRI is made possible through founding support from the Tufenkian Foundation. MLRI’s first act has been to hire Mr. Garen Nazarian to oversee the effort. As manager of MLRI, Mr. […]

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25.6.2014

Attachments                       George Tabakyan, Nagorno-Karabagh Program Director Mary Matosian, Executive Director of Women’s Support Center NGO (WSC)  We are happy to announce the hiring of George Tabakyan as Nagorno-Karabagh Program Director. Tabakyan will supervise the Foundation’s programs in Artsakh, focusing on resettlement of strategic border […]

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28.5.2014

Attachments Karabagh authorities pariticpating in the official opening of Nerkin Sus village’s new water system   In Karabagh’s Kashatagh region, May 18 is a day of celebration, marking the liberation of Berdzor (Lachin) by Armenian forces in 1992. For Nerkin Sus village, the day was even happier, as Karabagh authorities officially unveiled the village’s new […]

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6.5.2014

Attachments Opening ceremony of Moshatagh village’s renovated kindergarten   Moshatagh is one of the largest villages in the Kashatagh region of Karabagh. While the village continues to grow, it also faces some problems; among the most essential has been the absence of a kindergarten. After reviewing the situation, the Tufenkian Foundation decided to renovate an […]

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2.5.2014

Attachments As part of its ongoing assistance to Syrian-Armenians resettling in Karabagh, the Tufenkian Foundation has organized a number of fundraisers around the world. As a result of these activities, the Foundation recently participated in financing the renovation of two apartment buildings in the NKR Kashatagh region. The first building is a 12-apartment building in […]

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25.4.2014

Attachments   Tufenkian Historic Yerevan Hotel hosted the US congressional delegation, ambassador John Heffern   and invited guests to a reception on April 25, 2014.  The US congressional delegation were accompanied by members of the Armenian National Committee of America.  IN the opening remarks ANCA chairman Ken Hachikian thanked the US embassy staff for helping […]

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8.4.2014

Moving Exhibit Connects Visitors to Life on Armenia’s Margins Los Angeles—More than 600 Angelenos were transported to Armenia last weekend through How We Live, a mixed-media exhibit exploring the lives of impoverished families on the margins of Armenian society. The exhibit’s centerpiece was over forty 5’ x 7’ photographs printed as translucent screens and suspended […]

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15.10.2013

The idea behind ONEArmenia is to use crowd sourcing and crowdfunding–modern fundraising tools–in order to raise money for much-needed projects in the humanitarian, environmental and tech fields. Each project donation is completely vetted to produce zero percent corruption–a most attractive feature to potential investors, young and old. In a remarkably short period of time, OneArmenia […]

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29.7.2013

Attachments Watch Civilnet Report (3mins) on WSC Action for the Adoption of Domestic Violence Law. http://youtu.be/kT_p9Zo6lr4   [ top ]

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