Supporting Armenia’s Policy Development and Research

About the Event:

This webinar aims to discuss research findings developed within the Policy Development and Research Fund (PDRF) projects on the following key areas identified by the Government of Armenia and made possible through the financial support of the Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs:

  • Impact of the COVID-19 on the labor market of Armenia,
  • Making active labor market policy work: international best practices and their implication for Armenia,
  • Developing local municipal solid waste management planning guidelines and training needs assessment for implementing such guidelines.

If you are interested, feel free to join the Zoom webinar.

Meeting ID: 872 9728 1879 Passcode: 115469

Webinar Agenda

About the Speakers: 

Knar Khachatryan, chair of BA in Business program; AUA College of Business and Economics

Vardan Baghdasaryan, chair of MS in Management program, AUA College of Business and Economics

Harutyun Alpetyan, adjunct lecturer/circular economy researcher, AUA Acopian Center for the Environment

International Speakers:

Mukul Chandra Govindji Asher, Retired Professor from LKY School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore

Seamus Mc Guinness, Economic and Social Research Institute, Dublin

Kyriakos Parpounas, Managing Director at “Parpounas Sustainability Consultants”

Local Speakers:

Larisa Avetisyan, Chief Lecturer, Department of Economics & Finance, Russian-Armenian University

Sevak Hovhannisyan, EV Consulting, Partner

Gevorg Yeghiazaryan, Deputy Mayor of the town of Ashtarak


Online Webinar in English

Online Webinar in Armenian