Press releases (news) http://www.agbu.am/en/news/pr-news-13-eng 2018-07-23T00:04:02+04:00 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management CREATIVE ARMENIA AND AGBU LAUNCH FELLOWSHIPS TO CHAMPION INNOVATIVE TALENTS 2018-07-10T17:04:35+04:00 2018-07-10T17:04:35+04:00 http://www.agbu.am/en/archive/2017-12-21-07-23-47/news-2018/3397-creative-armenia-and-agbu-launch-fellowships-to-champion-innovative-talents AGBU agbuarm@agbu.am <div class="feed-description"><table> <tbody> <tr> <td> <p><img src="images/Archive/2018/Creative-Armenia/creative-armenia-agbu01.jpg" alt="" width="200" style="border: 0; margin: 5px;" title=" Serj Tankian, a member of the Creative Armenia advisory board, highlights some of the early achievements of the organization " border="0" /></p> </td> <td style="text-align: justify;"> <p style="text-align: justify;">Creative Armenia and the Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU) are delighted to announce the launch of the Creative Armenia-AGBU Fellowships, which will discover, nourish and promote creative talents across the arts. Through a year-long program of funding, mentorship and tailored promotion strategies, Creative Armenia and AGBU will empower innovative artists to achieve a career breakthrough, both locally and globally...</p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div> <div class="feed-description"><table> <tbody> <tr> <td> <p><img src="images/Archive/2018/Creative-Armenia/creative-armenia-agbu01.jpg" alt="" width="200" style="border: 0; margin: 5px;" title=" Serj Tankian, a member of the Creative Armenia advisory board, highlights some of the early achievements of the organization " border="0" /></p> </td> <td style="text-align: justify;"> <p style="text-align: justify;">Creative Armenia and the Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU) are delighted to announce the launch of the Creative Armenia-AGBU Fellowships, which will discover, nourish and promote creative talents across the arts. Through a year-long program of funding, mentorship and tailored promotion strategies, Creative Armenia and AGBU will empower innovative artists to achieve a career breakthrough, both locally and globally...</p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div> TOGETHER4ARMENIA CONNECTS 62 EXPERTS FROM 14 COUNTRIES TO 52 PROJECTS IN ARMENIA. MORE TO COME WITH THE REVAMPED PLATFORM 2018-06-29T15:37:34+04:00 2018-06-29T15:37:34+04:00 http://www.agbu.am/en/bridge-for-csos/3395-together4armenia-connects-62-experts-from-14-countries-to-52-projects-in-armenia-more-to-come-with-the-revamped-platform AGBU agbuarm@agbu.am <div class="feed-description"><table> <tbody> <tr> <td> <p><img src="images/Archive/2018/Bridge-Together4Armenia/8L1A8316.JPG" alt="" width="200" style="border: 0; margin: 5px;" title=" Presenting the revamped Together4Armenia platform " border="0" /></p> </td> <td style="text-align: justify;"> <p style="text-align: justify;">UNICEF, European Union in Armenia and AGBU Armenia, joined by the Deputy Minister of Diaspora Davit Sargsyan, presented the revamped Together4Armenia (www.Together4Armenia.am) platform today. With a number of upgraded functionalities, the platform will build efficient and lasting connections between local communities and non-profit organisations and experts from the global Armenian community...</p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div> <div class="feed-description"><table> <tbody> <tr> <td> <p><img src="images/Archive/2018/Bridge-Together4Armenia/8L1A8316.JPG" alt="" width="200" style="border: 0; margin: 5px;" title=" Presenting the revamped Together4Armenia platform " border="0" /></p> </td> <td style="text-align: justify;"> <p style="text-align: justify;">UNICEF, European Union in Armenia and AGBU Armenia, joined by the Deputy Minister of Diaspora Davit Sargsyan, presented the revamped Together4Armenia (www.Together4Armenia.am) platform today. With a number of upgraded functionalities, the platform will build efficient and lasting connections between local communities and non-profit organisations and experts from the global Armenian community...</p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div> AGBU PRESIDENT BERGE SETRAKIAN AND ARMENIA’S NEW LEADERSHIP DISCUSS MUTUAL AREAS OF INTEREST AND COOPERATION 2018-06-19T09:50:58+04:00 2018-06-19T09:50:58+04:00 http://www.agbu.am/en/archive/2017-12-21-07-23-47/news-2018/3393-agbu-president-berge-setrakian-and-armenia-s-new-leadership-discuss-mutual-areas-of-interest-and-cooperation AGBU agbuarm@agbu.am <div class="feed-description"><table> <tbody> <tr> <td> <p><img src="images/Archive/2018/Eng-jpeg.jpg" alt="" width="200" style="border: 0; margin: 5px;" border="0" /></p> </td> <td style="text-align: justify;"> <p style="text-align: justify;">During the week of June 10th, the president of AGBU Berge Setrakian, accompanied by the president of AGBU-Armenia Vasken Yacoubian and AGBU board member Yervant Zorian, attended a series of meetings and working sessions with the president of Armenia Armen Sarkissian, the prime minister Nikol Pashinyan, the speaker of the National Assembly Ara Babloyan, and the ministers of Foreign Affairs, Defense, Diaspora, Education and Science, as well as...</p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div> <div class="feed-description"><table> <tbody> <tr> <td> <p><img src="images/Archive/2018/Eng-jpeg.jpg" alt="" width="200" style="border: 0; margin: 5px;" border="0" /></p> </td> <td style="text-align: justify;"> <p style="text-align: justify;">During the week of June 10th, the president of AGBU Berge Setrakian, accompanied by the president of AGBU-Armenia Vasken Yacoubian and AGBU board member Yervant Zorian, attended a series of meetings and working sessions with the president of Armenia Armen Sarkissian, the prime minister Nikol Pashinyan, the speaker of the National Assembly Ara Babloyan, and the ministers of Foreign Affairs, Defense, Diaspora, Education and Science, as well as...</p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div> THE MEDIA AS A DIASPORA-HOMELAND BRIDGE 2018-06-08T12:03:41+04:00 2018-06-08T12:03:41+04:00 http://www.agbu.am/en/archive/2017-12-21-07-23-47/news-2018/3384-the-media-as-a-diaspora-homeland-bridge AGBU agbuarm@agbu.am <div class="feed-description"><table> <tbody> <tr> <td> <p><img src="images/Archive/2018/Media-Reception/8L1A3601.JPG" alt="" width="200" style="border: 0; margin: 5px;" title=" AGBU Armenia hosted an evening&rsquo;s discussion on the sidelines of the 9th Pan-Armenian Forum of Journalists organised by the Ministry of Diaspora " border="0" /></p> </td> <td style="text-align: justify;"> <p style="text-align: justify;">1512, Venice, Italy and 1794, Madras (Chennai), India &ndash; what do these years and places, each so far apart from the other, have in common? They were both significant firsts in the Armenian world: the first published Armenian book and the first Armenian newspaper. The printing press has played a key role in keeping the Armenian identity alive around the world for centuries now, whether through Bibles or school books, yerazahans...</p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div> <div class="feed-description"><table> <tbody> <tr> <td> <p><img src="images/Archive/2018/Media-Reception/8L1A3601.JPG" alt="" width="200" style="border: 0; margin: 5px;" title=" AGBU Armenia hosted an evening&rsquo;s discussion on the sidelines of the 9th Pan-Armenian Forum of Journalists organised by the Ministry of Diaspora " border="0" /></p> </td> <td style="text-align: justify;"> <p style="text-align: justify;">1512, Venice, Italy and 1794, Madras (Chennai), India &ndash; what do these years and places, each so far apart from the other, have in common? They were both significant firsts in the Armenian world: the first published Armenian book and the first Armenian newspaper. The printing press has played a key role in keeping the Armenian identity alive around the world for centuries now, whether through Bibles or school books, yerazahans...</p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div> AGBU VATCHE AND TAMAR MANOUKIAN SCHOOL STUDENTS VISITED MEMORIAL COMPLEX OF SARDARAPAT BATTLE AND NATIONAL MUSEUM OF ARMENIAN ETHNOGRAPHY AND HISTORY OF LIBERAL STRUGGLE 2018-06-05T15:42:10+04:00 2018-06-05T15:42:10+04:00 http://www.agbu.am/en/archive/2017-12-21-07-23-47/news-2018/3382-agbu-vatche-and-tamar-manoukian-school-students-visited-memorial-complex-of-sardarapat-battle-and-national-museum-of-armenian-ethnography-and-history-of-liberal-struggle AGBU agbuarm@agbu.am <div class="feed-description"><table> <tbody> <tr> <td> <p><img src="images/Archive/2018/VatcheTamar/8L1A3917.JPG" alt="" width="200" style="border: 0; margin: 5px;" title=" The students of AGBU Vatche and Tamar Manoukian school of Pasadena visited Armenia during the days of May heroic battles centennial celebration " border="0" /></p> </td> <td style="text-align: justify;"> <p style="text-align: justify;">The students of AGBU Vatche and Tamar Manoukian school of Pasadena visited Armenia during the days of May heroic battles centennial celebration. Accompanied by teachers Lora Kuyumjian, and Maida Akrabian, and AGBU Diaspora Youth Programs Coordinator Hermine Duzian, on May 31 the group also visited Sardarapat Battle Memorial Complex and National Museum of Armenian Ethnography...</p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div> <div class="feed-description"><table> <tbody> <tr> <td> <p><img src="images/Archive/2018/VatcheTamar/8L1A3917.JPG" alt="" width="200" style="border: 0; margin: 5px;" title=" The students of AGBU Vatche and Tamar Manoukian school of Pasadena visited Armenia during the days of May heroic battles centennial celebration " border="0" /></p> </td> <td style="text-align: justify;"> <p style="text-align: justify;">The students of AGBU Vatche and Tamar Manoukian school of Pasadena visited Armenia during the days of May heroic battles centennial celebration. Accompanied by teachers Lora Kuyumjian, and Maida Akrabian, and AGBU Diaspora Youth Programs Coordinator Hermine Duzian, on May 31 the group also visited Sardarapat Battle Memorial Complex and National Museum of Armenian Ethnography...</p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div>