Hovhannes Nazaretyan is an undergraduate student studying communications at the American University of Armenia in Yerevan. Born in Armenia, but having spent his teenage years in the United States, he now works as a tour guide. He has actively participated in many of the political and social movements that have taken place in Armenia in the past several years.
A tucked away city within a city, the district of Kond in Yerevan has a rich history and a promising future only if authorities undertake a large-scale restoration. What are the stories of Kond and what does the future hold for one of the oldest quarters in the country’s capital?
The Amulsar gold mine, owned and operated by Lydian Armenia, is one of the most controversial projects in recent years in Armenia. Over the past weekend, activists from Yerevan and elsewhere traveled to the province of Vayots Dzor to raise awareness about the potential danger the mine poses to the environment.