The training was designed for licensed Armenian mediators and aimed to teach and improve techniques and skills for those interested in mastering the art of mediation.
Mikayel Zolyan began the presentation by defining the concepts of nationalism, nations, and ethnic groups, explaining that these concepts can take on different meanings depending on the context of their usage.
“I am glad to be at AUA, one of the leading educational institutions in Armenia. In the last few years, AUA has been greatly engaged in different projects implemented in Artsakh.” remarked Ghoulyan.
Dr. Simon Clarke presented the topic in three sections, with the aim of critically examining Rousseau’s justification for democracy over other forms of government and assessing possible solutions to the existing problem of democracy.
Dr. Senel admits that his month in Armenia has been a fascinating experience, although he doesn’t like to consider himself just a tourist who has come to spend time in a foreign country.
The event was co-organized by the Embassy of the Hellenic Republic to the Republic of Armenia, the RA Ministry of Culture, Elliniko Theatro and AUA to celebrate 25 years of diplomatic relations between Armenia and Greece.
Aglyan opened his presentation by introducing the international relations theory and explaining how the main theories of IR are interrelated with the notion of hierarchy.
“During the discussion you realize that world issues are much more complicated than you thought,” Davit Musaelyan shared his thoughts on his experience.
Toghramadjian will be giving special attention to the ways in which Syrian-Armenians have contributed to Armenia’s development.
On September 27, the Political Science and International Affairs (PSIA) program of the American University of Armenia (AUA) held a debate on Turkish foreign policy, exploring the case of the Republic of Cyprus. The topic was presented by Assistant Professor Dr. Muzaffer Şenel, also the director of the Center for Modern Turkish Studies at Istanbul Şehir University.