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Freedom House and Its Work in the Region

May 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm +04

The role of international organizations in democracy promotion: freedom House and its work in the region - May 21, American University of Armenia (AUA) Akian Art Gallery

About the Event:

Freedom House is an international human rights NGO that works in Armenia to create spaces for dialogue among civil society, the government, policymakers, journalists, and the public to combat disinformation and defend democracy and fundamental freedoms. This discussion will focus on the role of international organizations in democracy promotion, in particular on Freedom House and its work in the region.

The event will address the following questions:

  • What is democracy?
  • Why is it important to promote democracy?
  • What is the role of non-profits in promoting and defending democracy?

Speaker:

Marc Behrendt, Director for Europe and Eurasia programs of Freedom House

Language: English

Details

Date:
May 21
Time:
11:00 am - 12:30 pm +04
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Organizer

College of Humanities & Social Sciences (CHSS)
Phone:
+374 60 69 40 40; +374 60 612709
Email:
chss@aua.am
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Venue

Akian Art Gallery, Paramaz Avedisian Building, American University of Armenia
40 Marshal Baghramyan Ave
Yerevan, Armenia
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Phone:
+374 10 32 40 40; +374 60 69 40 40