Varant Meguerditchian

Varant Meguerditchian runs the Mining Legislation Reform Initiative at the AUA’s Center for Responsible Mining. He is a public affairs professional with experience across the Asia-Pacific and Europe having previously served as General Manager of Stakeholder Engagement at Australia’s national standards organization and as Executive Director of the Armenian National Committee of Australia. He holds a Masters in International Relations from Griffith University and a Masters of Management from Macquarie University Graduate School of Management. He is currently based in Yerevan. 

Articles by Varant Meguerditchian

Reforming the Armenian Mining Sector: Civil Society Stands Up to Be Heard

Mining has a potential to play a significant role in Armenia, however current gaps in legislation and poor monitoring and assessment presents many risks.

Բարեփոխելով հայաստանի հանքարդյունաբերության ոլորտը. քաղաքացիական հասարակությունը ոտքի է կանգնում՝լսելի դարձնելու իր ձայնը

Հայաստանում հանքարդյունաբերությունը կարող է մեծ դերակատարություն ունենալ, սակայն օրենսդրական բացերը, ինչպես նաև մշտադիտարկման և գնահատման ներկա իրավիճակը շատ ռիսկային է։


 Portraits of Memory - Aram Manukyan  

 Portraits of Memory - Harutyun Marutyan 

Velvet Revolution: The Moments In-Between

In 2018, the Armenian people were swept up in a nationwide movement that would come to be known as the Velvet Revolution. Photojournalist Eric Grigorian took thousands of photos, documenting and capturing images of ordinary people who came together to achieve the extraordinary. Through his own words, Grigorian tells the story of the revolution and the moments in-between.

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Portraits of Memory: Gyumri

 

This year marks not only the 30th anniversary of the earthquake, but also the 30th anniversary of the start of the Karabakh Movement. Before the Velvet Revolution, EVN Report traveled to Gyumri to talk to the people there about their memories, concerns and dreams for the future. These are the voices of the participants of the 1988 Movement from Gyumri.

 

 

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Introspective Armenia: Portraits of Memory

Dedicated to the 30th Anniversary of the Karabakh Movement

 

The 1988 Karabakh Movement brought about a period of intense and sweeping changes and the people of Armenia were leading the charge. 

 

 

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Ինտրոսպեկտիվ Հայաստան. Հիշողության դիմանկարներ

Նվիրվում է Ղարաբաղյան շարժման 30-ամյակին

1988-ին սկասած Ղարաբաղյան Շարժումը ինտենսիվ և վիթխարի փոփոխությունների ժամանակաշրջան էր, որն առաջնորդում էր հայ ժողովուրդը: 

 

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