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March 03, 2015

IDeA Foundation Bestows Thank You Certificate to Rostelecom for Technological Support of UWC Dilijan College

On March 3, the Co-Founder of IDeA charitable foundation, entrepreneur and philanthropist Ruben Vardanyan delivered to Sergey Kalugin, President of Rostelecom, a thank you certificate for technological support of UWC Dilijan College (Dilijan, Armenia)…

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February 26, 2015

UWC Dilijan College Is Armenia’s First BREEAM Certified Building

BREEAM is one of the most well-known methods and leading assessment systems of eco-efficient design solutions and construction from planning to commissioning. Around the world, BREEAM certification is perceived as a sign of a building’s environmental…

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February 19, 2015

UWC Dilijan College hosts famous genocide expert Yair Auron

On February 18, UWC Dilijan College hosted famous historian Yair Auron, expert in genocide studies and lecturer at the Open University of Israel. He delivered a lecture on genocides for the College’s students, academic staff and local Dilijan students,…

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February 14, 2015

Over 30 newlyweds from Tatev adjacent villages take part in Tyarndarach festive events

This year over 30 newlyweds from villages adjacent to Tatev celebrated Tyarndarach (Candlemas Day) in a special way. On February 14, Father-Superior Mikayel Archimandrite Gevorgyan pronounced a blessing over the newlyweds, after which the festive events…

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February 13, 2015

IDeA and Children of Armenia Fund to cooperate in community development programs

At the meeting today, Head of Initiatives for Development of Armenia (IDeA) Foundation Armen Gevorgyan and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Children of Armenia Fund (COAF) Garo Armen discussed cooperation opportunities and prospects.

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February 10, 2015

IDeA discussed Ecovillage program with NKR government

The delegation of the Initiatives for Development of Armenia (IDeA) Foundation held meetings in the NKR government on February 9 -10. They discussed issues related to the Ecovillage program in Artsakh.

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February 06, 2015

IDeA Charitable Foundation and WWF-Armenia is starting a partnership in a framework of nature conservation and sustainable tourism development

Today a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between the Initiatives for Development of Armenia Charitable Foundation (IDeA Foundation) and WWF Armenian Branch (WWF-Armenia), according to which the parties will collaborate in a framework…

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February 05, 2015

IDeA Foundation team meets with GIZ and EU delegations

Today the team of Initiatives for Development of Armenia (IDeA) Foundation had a meeting with the delegation of German International Cooperation (GIZ). The delegation was comprised of heads of projects on private sector development, local self-government…

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January 26, 2015

Armen Gevorgyan meets with UN Resident Coordinator in Armenia

At the meeting today, Head of Initiatives for Development of Armenia (IDeA) Foundation Armen Gevorgyan and UN Resident Coordinator/UNDP Resident Representative in Armenia Bradley Busetto discussed cooperation within the programs carried out by the Foundation.

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January 16, 2015

IDEA and ADB discuss cooperation areas

Armen Gevorgyan noted that the Foundation’s programs are aimed at the development of regions and infrastructures and in this regard, there can be productive cooperation within sustainable development and infrastructure programs carried out with the bank’s…

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