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

June 2009
3   Center Director Richard Giragosian meets with Finnish Ambassador Petri Salo and briefs him on the latest political and economic developments in Armenia and the region.
   
4   Giragosian’s analysis on “An Overview of Turkish-Armenian Relations” is published in the Armenian newspaper AGOS in Istanbul.
   
5  

Giragosian gives an interview to the BBC on Armenian-Turkish relations and the Karabagh issue.

Giragosian’s article on “Weathering the Storm: The Significance of Armenia’s Emerging Middle Class” is published by the ArmeniaNow news agency.

Giragosian’s analysis on “Assessing the Nagorno Karabagh Ceasefire” is published by the Analyticon monthly journal in Karabagh.
   
6   Giragosian gives an interview to the Dubai-based The National newspaper.
   
9   Center founder Raffi K. Hovannisian meets with Philip Gordon, Assistant Secretary of the Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs of the US State Department.
   
11  

Hovannisian attends a special European Union reception, confers with German Ambassador Andrea Wiktorin, Italian Ambassador Massimo Lavezzo Cassinelli, and Ambassador Raul de Luzenberger, Head of the European Commission’s delegation to Armenia.

ACNIS Director Giragosian provides a briefing on the region to three visiting senior executives from the Procter & Gamble Corporation and discuses the investment climate in Armenia.

Center Senior Analyst Manvel Sargsian gives an interview to the Los Angeles-based Horizon television.
   
12

Richard Giragosian’s article on “Weathering the Storm: The Cancer of Corruption” is published by the ArmeniaNow news agency.

Manvel Sargsian’s article on “The Authority is Converting Into A One-Party Oligarchic Governance” is published by the Zhamanak daily newspaper.

Sargsian gives an interview to the Taregir newspaper on “Let Them Leave If They Can Not Work With the Body Politic.”

Sargsian’s analysis on “Post-Election Yerevan: Dispersed Illusions” is published by the ArmToday news agency.
   
13  

Giragosian’s comments on the recent economic crisis in Armenia are published by the Kapital business daily and republished by the Tert.am news agency.

Manvel Sargsian is the guest of the “Hraparak” television program on the Yerkir Media channel.
   
13-14   Giragosian chairs three panels and presents a paper on the Armenian Diaspora at the 39th World Congress of the International Institute of Sociology conference in Yerevan.
   
15   Richard Giragosian gives an interview to The Caucasian Knot blog on recent developments in Armenia.
   
16  

Giragosian’s comments on the Armenian-Turkish relations are published by the Kapital business daily and republished by the Tert.am news agency.

Manvel Sargsian’s article on “The Coalition Culture is Changing Into the One-Party Culture” is published by the Lragir.am news agency.
   
18   Giragosian gives an interview on recent developments in Iran, covered by the Zhamanak daily, Panarmenian.Net news agency, Radio Liberty, and by Public Radio.
   
19  

Richard Giragosian, ACNIS Public Relations Coordinator Lilit Sarukhanian, Public Affairs Specialist Ashkhen Musheghian, and Executive Assistants Jemma Melkonian and Marina Abrahamian attend roundtable on “From Neighbourhood to Partnership,” and Giragosian gives a presentation on “The Significance of the EU’s Eastern Partnership: Implications for Armenia,” jointly organized by the Center, and Yerevan State University’s Center for Civilization and Cultural Studies.

Giragosian’s article on “Weathering the Storm: The Lessons for Armenia From the Unrest in Iran” is published by the ArmeniaNow news agency.

   
21   Center Director Richard Giragosian published an article in the Turkish edition of Newsweek on Armenian-Turkish relations.
   
22  

In Tsakhkadzor, Giragosian attends a seminar on “Armenia on the Intersection of Communications,” organized by the Institute of Eurasian Studies and Yerevan State University's Center for Civilization and Cultural Studies, and gives a presentation on “New Imperatives for Armenian National Security.” The event is covered by the Panarmenian.Net and Arminfo news agencies.

Giragosian gives an interview to the Asia Daily News news agency entitled, “Armenian Complementarism Has Come to the End.”

Center Senior Analyst Manvel Sargsian’s article on “Post-Election Iran: Negligence of the Theocracy” is published by the Lragir.am news agency.

Sargsian gives interview to 7or.am news agency on Armenian-Turkish relations.
   
23   ACNIS founder Raffi K. Hovannisian meets with Matthias Jobelius of the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung.
   
25  

Richard Giragosian attends the Indian Embassy reception on Indian National Day, confers with Ambassador Reena Pandey.

ACNIS convenes a policy roundtable on “Crisis in Iran: Lessons for Armenia,” with presentations by ACNIS Director Giragosian and Senior Analyst Manvel Sargsyan The event is covered by the Kapital business daily, Panorama.am, Armtown.com, Panarmenian.Net, Novosti Armenia, Lragir.am, Tert.am, Asia Daily News, 7or.am, Aysor.am, News.am and Noyan-Tapan news agencies, and the Public Radio.

Giragosian is quoted in an article published by the BBC entitled “Karabakh Guns Still at the Ready.”
   
26  

Richard Giragosian, ACNIS Research Coordinator Syuzanna Barseghian, Analyst Armine Ghazarian, Center Public Relations Coordinator Lilit Sarukhanian, Public Affairs Specialist Ashkhen Musheghian, and Executive Assistants Jemma Melkonian and Marina Abrahamian attend, and Giragosian addresses “Eastern Partnership and the Prospects for Democracy Building in the South Caucasus” roundtable, organized by the Yerevan-based Caucasus Media Institute and Heinrich Boell Foundation’s Tbilisi-based Regional Office South Caucasus. The event is covered by the Kapital and Golos Armenii dailies, inoСМИ.ru, Arka, Novosti Armenia and Arminfo news agencies, and by the Public Radio

Barseghian and Ghazarian attend a special presentation of renowned Russian diplomat Vladimir Kazimirov’s new book entitled Peace to Karabagh.

Center Senior Analyst Manvel Sargsian’s gives an interview to the Respublika Armenia daily on “The MKR’s Non-Recognition Backs the Threat of A New War.”
   
28   Richard Giragosian is quoted in an article entitled “Russia’s Manoeuvres in the Caucasus Highlight the Volatility of the Region” published by the Washington Post.
   
30   Center Director Richard Giragosian attends a German Embassy reception, confers with and bids farewell to the outgoing Ambassador Andrea Wiktorin.
   
     

 
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