Go to the ACNIS main page Go to the ACNIS main page Go to the ACNIS main page

Main Calendar Partners About us
Articles Publications Hayatsk Yerevanits Press releases

 

The Center’s most important events and activities, including meetings, visits, conferences, roundtables and seminars, receptions, interviews and media comments

December
1

Center founder Raffi K. Hovannisian is referenced by Radio Liberty as a key participant in the International Public Forum of the Community for Democratic Choice held in Kiev, Ukraine.

   
   

Raffi Hovannisian’s detention at Yerevan airport is covered by Haikakan Zhamanak, Aravot, 168 Zham, Iravunk, Taregir, Hayots Ashkharh, Chorrord Ishkhanutiun newspapers, ArmInfo news agency, Armenians Today Bulletin, RFE/RL Newsline, Panorama, Kavkazskiy Uzel.

   
    Raffi Hovannisian and his fellow citizens’ assembly is covered by Lragir, Novoye Vremia, Golos Armenii, and Avangard newspapers.
   
   

The Center convenes a specialized p olicy roundtable on “Civil-Military Relations: the Armenian Experience,” covered by Shant, Kentron, AR and Yerkir television, Radio Liberty, Armenpress, Noyan Tapan, Arka, ArmInfo, A1 Plus, Mediamax, and Regnum news agencies.

   
   

Center research director Stiopa Safarian’s comments on the Final Report of Findings During and Conclusions Regarding the November 27, 2005 Constitutional Referendum are covered by Aravot daily.

   
   

Stiopa Safarian represents the Center at Finnish Independence Day, confers with Ambassador Terhi Hakala.

   
   

Safarian attends Romanian National Day reception, confers with Ambassador Nicolae Iordache.

   
   

Center analyst Hovhannes Vardanian attends and addresses seminar on “Creation of Opportunities for Productivity and Competition.”

   
2  

In Kiev, Raffi Hovannisian confers with Council of Europe Secretary General Terry Davis, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Borys Tarasyuk, US Congressman Lincoln Diaz-Balart, OSCE Ambassador James Schumaker, BSEC Secretary General Tedo Japaridze, and other world leaders.

   
   

Raffi Hovannisian’s comments during Kiev forum are covered by RadioLiberty and ArmeniaLiberty in “Raffi Hovannisian: The Imperative of Transformation is Applicable to Armenia.”

   
   

“Opposition leader” Raffi Hovannisian is referenced by Chorrord Ishkhanutiun in “From the Heights of the Holy Scripture,” and by ArmeniaNow weekly in “Reflection on the Referendum: Good Idea Gone Bad in the ‘Landscape of Losers.’”

   
   

ACNIS policy roundtable is covered by Aravot, Hayots Ashkharh, Avangard newspapers.

   
   

The citizens’ assembly is covered by A1 Plus, Chorrord Ishkhanutiun, Aib-Fe newspapers.

   
3  

Hovannisian’s detention at Yerevan airport is covered by Azg and Golos Armenii newspapers.

   
7  

Hovannisian visits earthquake zone, lays wreaths at monuments to the victims of the 1988 disaster.

   
   

Center research director Stiopa Safarian attends and addresses seminar on “Dual Citizenship,” covered by A1 Plus news agency.

   
   

Stiopa Safarian attends and addresses roundtable on “The Current Political Situation in Armenia and Future Developments,” covered by Shant, AR, H1, H2, Kentron television, Radio Liberty and Armenian public radio, ArmeniaLiberty, Noyan Tapan, A1 Plus news agencies, Baku Today. net, and Ambion, Novoye Vremia, 168 Zham, Hayastani Hanrapetutiun, and Hayots Ashkharh newspapers.

   
   

Safarian’s comments on the constitutional amendments are covered by A1 Plus.

   
8  

Raffi Hovannisian’s comments on Mountainous Karabagh are covered by Iravunk newspaper.

   
   

Hovannisian’s citizens’ assembly is referenced by H1, Kentron, Shant, AR, Yerkir television, Radio Liberty, A1 Plus news agencies, Avangard, 168 Zham, and Hayots Ashkharh newspapers.

   
   

Stiopa Safarian attends and addresses seminar on “Armenian Broadcasting Legislation and the Practice of Regulation.”

   
    Safarian’s comments on the domestic political system and on Karabagh are broadcast by public radio’s Sharp Angle program and by Iravunk.
   
   

Stiopa Safarian’s comments on the constitutional referendum are covered by A1 Plus in “Splitting of the Elite in Armenia ?”

   
9  

The citizens’ assembly is covered by Shant, Kentron, AR, Yerkir, and H1 television and by Radio Liberty.

   
   

“Opposition leader” Raffi Hovannisian’s letter, entitled A Citizen’s Demand for a Public Accounting, addressed to Armenia’s acting president is covered by Armenia Liberty, Regnum and A1 Plus news agencies, and by Lragir, Chorrord Ishkhanutiun, Haikakan Zhamanak, Hayots Ashkarh, Ambion, Azg, 168 Zham, Taregir, Novoye Vremia, and Golos Armenii newspapers.

   
10  

The citizens’ assembly is covered by A1 Plus, Ambion, Aravot, Aib Fe, and Avangard newspapers.

   
11-13  

Center analyst Alvard Barkhudarian attends George C. Marshall Workshop on “Democratic Defense Institution Building in the Former Soviet Union.”

   
12  

The citizens’ assembly is covered by A1 Plus, Ambion, Aravot, Aib Fe, and Avangard newspapers.

   
14  

Raffi Hovannisian attends British Embassy reception, confers with Ambassador Thorda Abbott-Watt and Deputy Head of Mission Richard Hyde.

   
15  

Stiopa Safarian attends a Dutch Embassy reception and presentation of the Prince Claus Fund for Culture and Development, confers with Ambassador Onno Elderenbosch and second secretary Camilla Veerman.

   
   

Tong Gang, China Youth daily correspondent on Transcaucasia and the Caspian region, visits the Center, confers with Center administrator Karapet Kalenchian.

   
   

Karapet Kalenchian’s article on the constitutional referendum in Armenia is covered by Vilnius Forum of Lithuania.

   
16  

Hovannisian’s address at citizens’ assembly is covered by ALM, Shant television, Radio Liberty, and Regnum, A1 Plus, Noyan Tapan, Arka, Arminfo news agencies, Lragir, Panorama onlines.

   
   

Hovannisian is referenced by Radio Liberty in “Hovannisian Hails ‘Public Support’ For Kocharian Letter.

   
23  

Center staff holds in-house workshop on institutional performance in 2005.

   
   

Center analyst Hasmik Mkrtchian attends a roundtable on “Religious Education in Armenia.”

   
26  

Yoko Hirose-Konno, senior lecturer of Tokyo University visits the Center, confers with Stiopa Safarian on regional developments.

   
25-29  

In Tbilisi, Georgia, Center analyst Hovsep Khurshudian attends Conference on “Towards Transparent and Accountable Regional Politics: South Caucasus Political and Civil Society Dialogue,” addresses on “Integration Processes in the South Caucasus in the Context of European Neighborhood Policy.”

   
Related Links


Calendar 2005

Dec



Copyright © 2005 ACNIS. All rights reserved.
Copyright Notice