Summer University ” One Step Greener”

SU 2014: One step greener AEGEE-Yerevan is glad to organize for you an incredible and unforgettable summer in Armenia, at the historical cross-border of Europe and Asia…This SC will give you a unique possibility to see the stars from another point of view, to find out the famous Caucasian hospitality, to see Armenian nature, spend evenings around the fire, take back with you good memories and the most remarkable moments of your life. There are a lot of myths and secrets that are waiting for you to be discovered in this unique corner of the world. Let’s mix culture and sport. Let’s make it all with AEGEE-Yerevan in the officially sunniest city on AEGEE map! Follow the link to find more information. www.projects.aegee.org/suct/su2014/show.php?su_id=YER1

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Local Agora

On the 11th of April the Local Board of AEGEE-Yerevan organized the Local Agora , during which many important topics were discussed and the new projects and activities were presented.

Local Agora of AEGEE-Yerevan CD Assistant/Policy Officer for European Neighbourhood Policy at AEGEE Europe Mr. Armenak Minasyants opened the Local Agora and discussed the implemented projects, afterwards the president of AEGEE-Yerevan: Sona Yeghiazaryan presented the upcoming events and projects. During the second part of Agora the Heads od Local Committees ( PR, HR, ER, LA) presented the committees, their objectives and main activities as well as declared an open call for new committee members. Afterwards, New MembIMG_3181ers’ Welcoming Party started with lots of games and FUN.   Local AgoraAgora afterparty

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ERASMUS+ Info Action Day

On 28 February, 2014 AEGEE-Yerevan/ Yerevan European Students’ Forum Association Youth NGO and the EU Centre in Armenia launched the “Erasmus+ Info Action Day” youth event (at the EU Centre in Armenia), which aimed at raising the awareness of the Armenian students, as well as the civil society youth organizations on the new educational and training possibilities provided by the European Union.
As it is known Erasmus+ is the new EU programme for Education, Training, Youth and Sport for the period of 2014-2020, starting in January 2014. Erasmus+ brings together seven existing EU programmes in the fields of Education, Training and Youth; it will for the first time provide support for Sport...
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LTC: Lead, Train, Create

ltc “The secret of leadership is simple: Do what you believe in. Paint a picture of the future. Go there. People will follow.” ON the 15th of February, 2014, AEGEE-Yerevan organized the Local Training course : LEAD, TRAIN, CREATE. More than 50 young and curious students attended the training course. It was a great opportunity for the participants to discover the world of AEGEE with the help of experienced AEGEEANS Armenak Minasyants and Sali Ebanoidze , as well as to know its history, goals and activities, to meet AEGEE-Yerevan family. Then, together with the trainer Pavel Vassiljev (Estonia) they discussed what is leadership and who are the real leaders and how to lead and create ...

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Prospects of Visa Liberalization for Armenia: Challenges of Present and Future

599688_569279236442759_422164388_nIn an important achievement, in December 2012 and April 2013, Armenia and the European Union signed two pivotal agreements in the field of visa liberalization: a “Visa Facilitation Agreement” and “Readmission Agreement.” It was assumed that both agreements would stimulate mobility mostly for Armenian citizens, as the Armenian government abolished all visa entrance requirements for all citizens of EU member states. Additionally, the agreements should bring about a new legal framework for cooperation...

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Developing Armenian Youth Agenda Towards the Eastern Partnership

Developing Armenian Youth Agenda Towards the Eastern PartnershipOn August 2, 2013 AEGEE-Yerevan initiated youth consultation meeting titled “Developing Armenian Youth Agenda Towards the Eastern Partnership Vilnius Summit” to which participated local branches of 3 big Pan-European youth NGOs, particularly AEGEE-Yerevan (Local Antenna of AEGEE-Europe), ANSA (Full member of ESU), Civic Forum NGO/JEF-Armenia (Member of JEF). The meeting took place at the EU Centre to Armenia. During the meeting parties discussed broad agenda of topics, especially giving special focus to the activities and developments undertaken towards the EU Eastern Partnership Vilnius Summit and to recently achieved progress in Armenia-EU relations, such as the concluding of talks for Armenia-EU Association Agreement and finalization of the negotiations for DCFTA...

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2014 Board Elections

December 21, 2013  was an important day for the members of AEGEE-Yerevan, as it was the day of the Elections of the new 2014 Board! We want to thank the previous 2013 Board for their motivation and efforts and for the energy and fun they brought to all our projects.

We want to announce you the newly elected board of AEGEE-Yerevan for the year 2014. It’s going to be an active year full of AEGEE SURPRISES!

President: Sona Yeghiazaryan
Secretary: Karine Galstyan
Treasurer: Anna Sargsyan
Head of Human Resources committee: Adrine Aghabekyan
Head of Public Relations committee: Haykuhi Tangyan
Head of Local Activities committee: Anushik Proshyan
Head of External Realations committee: Armine Muradyan
Board 2014

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SU 2013: Let’s Get High

Let’s Get HIGH Together !!
Summer 2013 proved to be an unforgettable summer of discoveries and achievement of new Heights. More than 20 young, creative, fun and absolutely crazy people spent their summer weeks in Yerevan.

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AEGEE-Yerevan team organized an incredible and unforgettable summer in Armenia, at the historical cross-border of Europe and Asia….Country of breathtaking mountains, cave towns, cradle of wine, exotic cuisine, dances and songs, cultures where the ancient traditions still live in harmony with the modern trends, where friendship and respect are the essences of mentality, where guests are always welcomed at any house on any time.
Only here you can see the pinkest city in the world Yerevan which is 2795 years old! 2795 years old it still rocks and shakes Europe! It was a...
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ONE TOY ! 2013

Thinking good thoughts is not enough, doing good deeds is not enough, seeing others follow your good examples is enough.
What about making orphan children’s New Year unforgettable?
1474518_637680872959666_498806679_n On the 28th of December, 2013 we organized ONE TOY project, the aim of which was bringing a toy about which you think children would be happy for. In this way we tried to collect the toys they always wanted…We are happy to announce that our project “One Toy” was a success !!! With the joint efforts and active participation of members of AEGEE-Yerevan and EU Center we had our contribution in making the Christmas of orphan children a magic !!! The toys and books we had gathered found their new owners during Christmas.
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Armenian Model EU Conference 2013

1239905_574390429292860_507375720_nAEGEE-Yerevan, taking into account the highly successful experience of the Armenian Model European Union Conferences 2011 & 2012, as well as huge public and youth interest towards the projects, launched  the new interactive youth project “Armenia Model European Union Conference 2013” ( AMEU 2013), which took place in the middle of October, 2013. AMEU 2013 was a 2-day simulation of one of the European Union institutes and brought together more than 100 students from Armenia and all over the world. The AMEU 2013 proved to be a perfect opportunity for all students, young activists, volunteers and other interested individuals to get acquainted to the activities and the structure of the European Union in detail.

The selection of the participants was made by 2 level selection...

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Local Training Course

On 8th June, 2013 AEGEE-Yerevan held Local Training Course which aimed to present AEGEE and its activities to newcomers and young people who were interested in our activities. Over 40 enthusiastic participants not only discovered the world of AEGEE, but also got to know each other through team building activities, as well as energizers. Also with the help of “What is Europe?” simulation game the participants managed to explain the idea of Europe to their overcurious Peruvian travel-mate. After the LTC new members interested in the biggest and most active organization joind AEGEE-Yerevan family. Local Training Course 2013

 

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