The conference takes place within the framework of the Support to the Armenia-Turkey Normalisation Process (ATNP) programme, funded by the European Union.
The aim of the conference is to facilitate academic and policy dialogue, as well as contribute to the improved information flow, communication exchange and networking between researchers, experts, media representatives and institutions particularly in Armenia and Turkey.
Around 40 participants of the conference come from Armenia, Turkey, Europe and USA. Selected papers cover wide range of topics including economics, tourism, international relations, and social interrelations. Conference sessions provide an extensive platform for active discussions with both participants and attendees.
The Conference will be conducted in Armenian and English. Simultaneous translation will be available.
Please find the draft agenda of the conference HERE.
To attend the Conference PLEASE REGISTER by Monday, 15 May, 2017.
For further questions, please contact Ms. Narine Ishkhanyan, Project Coordinator, CRRC–Armenia. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Phone: (+37410) 57 48 68 (ext. 103).
Caucasus Research Resource Center (CRRC)-Armenia
The conference is organized by Caucasus Research Resource Center (CRRC)-Armenia, a regionally focused and nationally based independent, non-partisan research center. Our core mandate is to address national and regional socio-economic and political challenges via high-quality data collection, analysis, report writing and enhancement of the scientific capacity of the research community. For more information, please visit our website: www.crrc.am.
ABOUT THE PROGRAM
Support to the Armenia-Turkey Normalisation Process: Stage Two (ATNP2)
Support to the Armenia-Turkey Normalisation Process: Stage Two (ATNP2) is a programme implemented by a Consortium of eight civil society organisations from Armenia and Turkey with the financial assistance of the European Union under the Instrument contributing to Stability and Peace. ATNP2 builds upon the achievements of ATNP1 implemented between 2014-2015.The overall objective of the programme is to empower and engage the civil societies of Turkey and Armenia to contribute to the enhanced regional peace and stability, democratic pluralism and social inclusion across and within their societies.
Ms. Arpine Aleksanyan and Ms. Sona Baloyan from Yerevan, from “Matenadaran” Mesrop Mashtots Institute of Ancient Manuscripts, were supported with the travel grant to visit Istanbul, Turkey for meetings with the Armenian Patriarchate, Armenian high schools, foundations and publishing houses to discuss possibilities of further collaboration on preserving the Armenian culture.