I obtained my Bachelor's Degree in Cross-cultural Communication from Yerevan State University (YSU) and my Master of Arts in Human Rights and Democratisation from the Centre for European Studies (CES). I am a Youth Worker and a Human Rights defender. I have been working at AEGEE-Yerevan as the Head of the Human Resources Committee and at the Armenian Progressive Youth (APY) NGO as a Project Manager, EVS Coordinator and the head of "Local Events Organising" and "Youth and Environment" working groups. Currently, I am a board member at 4FEM Women's Rights NGO.
I got my Bachelor's degree in Romance and Germanic Philology at Yerevan State University. I also did my Master's there as well as at the American University of Armenia's Department of Political Science and International Affairs. I am currently a Senior Area Manager at Business Armenia (the former Development Foundation of Armenia), a semi-national foundation that promotes export and investment.
I am a BA student specializing in International Law alongside being a Legal advisor at the Yerevan State University Legal Clinic. I have just finished my Erasmus+ exchange at the University of Bologna where I was studying European and International Law. I am participating in Political and Social programmes aimed at empowering young people, especially students. I am part of the Student Scientific Society in my faculty. For now, I am also a Trainer at the Helsinki Citizens Assembly in Vanadzor aimed at training observers for the upcoming parliamentary elections in Armenia. I have also worked as a Youtuber for the European Union Office in Armenia.
I am a graduate of the Diplomatic School of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Armenia and hold an MA in International Relations. I have previously obtained a BA in English philology, with French as a second major. Currently I am pursuing my second MA in European Studies, with a specialization in Human Rights and Democratization. After taking classes in TV and radio journalism at the State Song Theatre of Armenia, I worked as a journalist at 'Panorama AM', one of the country's leading news agencies, covering news on the domestic and foreign policy of Armenia. Later, I did an internship at the Press and Public Information section of the OSCE Office in Yerevan. I worked for a year at the Embassy of Brazil in the Armenian capital.Currently, I work as a senior specialist of international affairs at the Public TV Company of Armenia. My educational background, deep interest in European affairs and a study visit to the EU institutions in Brussels in 2015 have made me…
I completed my Master studies in the College of Europe in Natolin a month ago and just returned to Armenia. I am preparing to establish my own NGO.
I am heading the Communications at a VR travel startup, 360Stories. I have 8 years' volunteering experience at various organisatioins, mainly at Armenian Red Cross where I have led a number of youth projects both at local and international levels. Currently I am the Dean of the Awesome Foundation Yerevan chapter where we fund a number of social and unique projects every month. Besides, I am the co-founder and president of Association of Fundraising Professionals of Armenia. I have BA in English language and literature and still haven't figured out what I want to do for my Master's degree. I am very excited to become a Young Ambassador. I believe this is a very interesting and challenging way of having impact at our local communities.
I am a high school student from Avshar Secondary school, intern at the Institute of Molecular Biology.
I work at "Armenian Public TV" as a Producer and a Scriptwriter, I also volunteer at the Armenian UN association, the Armenian Red Cross Society and I'm a tenn council member at CCA. I love both diplomacy and politics and all kinds of art. I've lived in Czech Republic for a year, then I moved back to Armenia where I live now. One of my favorite things in the world is the mixture of culturs and prespectives.
I am an MA student in the field of Human Rights and Democratisation. Formerly I've been involved in different volunteering programs (short-term and long-term), but this is a unique opportunity for me to get involved in activities that will be useful both for me and my country as well as comunicate with active young people around the world.
I work in Armenian State university of Economics Gyumri branch, as an international relations specialist and a lecturer. I am a bachelor of international economic relations, Master in Finance, and a PhD student of Economics Theory. During my prior experience, I have taken part in various trainings, exchange projects and programmes. I am a young enthusiast, who adores traveling the world, discovering new things, "eating" cultures of the world, making friends. Being a Young European Ambassador is an amazing opportunity for me to focus my efforts to the improvement and creation a beautiful world for us!!!
I have been volunteering in "KASA" foundation's project called "Active citizens of Armenia". Now I am an EVS volunteer in Croatia focusing on rural empowerment and youth involvement.
I am a student at the Armenian State University of Economics. Working with a number of different organizations, I have developed organizational and communication skills which helped me a lot. I hope that this opportunity will be a platform to meet with international and local youth to broaden my horizons and deepen my knowledge.
Currently, I am working as a Public Outreach Coordinator at the Centre For Rights Development NGO and studying at Yerevan State Medical University. Previously, I have worked as a Medical Expert for Helsinki Citizens Assembly Vanadzor Office(Yerevan). I was also the Volunteer Coordinator of AuroraPrize for Awakening Humanity in 2016,2017 and 2018. I have participated in different training courses on community development, youth involvement, inclusive educational and peaceful conflict resolution, volunteerism and media literacy, and developed my global and intercultural competencies in Finland, Belgium, Italy, Germany, Turkey, Georgia, the USA and Tanzania. Particularly, in 2012 I had a Study visit to Turkey (Samsun, IstanbulSupport to Armenia-Turkey reconciliation) , in 2015 another Study visit to Germany (as part of the Journalists exchange program/ Funded by German Federal Foreign Office), and in
2017 I went to a Summer School in Tanzania in the frames of Young Global…
I am a Youth Worker in Armenia. I am the Project Manager of Erasmus+ "International Youth Studies: Curricula Distance Learning and Open Educational Materials" long-term capacity building project run by FYCA and its dozens of European partners. I am also at Board of ECYC - European Confederation of Youth Clubs International NGO as Vice-President. I help young people to reach their goals and educational aspirations through non-formal education, active civil participation and engagement. I am fond of languages and in my spare time I also deliver private language courses of English, Arabic and sometimes Hebrew. I am passionate about youth work. I do care about education and recognition of Youth Workers, youth participation and creating inclusive society. I am fond of intercultural relations and traveling for exploring more about myself and the wonderful world surrounding me.
I am working at BetConstruct Company as an International Events Coordinator. I am organizing events in more than 10 countries. I strongly believe that being a Young European Ambassador can be a new source of opportunities and will help us to build a better environment for a brighter future.
I study in Yerevan State University at the Faculty of International Relations. I've participated in many Erasmus+ Youth exchanges and gained good intercultural communication skills. I've implemented the UNDP "Youth Engagement in local elections" project in Armenia. Currently I'm a part of the KASA Humanitarian Foundation in Armenia, where we work with refugees in Armenia. Our goal is to help them get involved in Armenian society.
Galya - Rebecca Hovhannisyan
My identity has been strongly shaped by my surroundings: born in Ukraine, raised in Armenia, and currently living in France has allowed me to strengthen my ties to the European continent and civilization. I am a young European with deep aspirations and strong beliefs in democracy, human rights, and the rule of law. Alongside my studies, I am the Chairperson of the Board of Youth Initiative Centre (Armenia) and International Steering Group Representative for Europe at the United Network of Young Peacebuilders (Netherlands).
I'm a high school student and I have been involved in a number volunteering activities since the age of 11. I consider myself as someone who always says "YES" to new challenges. Currently, I'm studying at EducationUSA's Competitive College Club funded by the U.S. Embassy in Yerevan. I have been a volunteer at the Wikimedia Armenia NGO, the Federation of Youth Clubs in Armenia, the Armenian Helsinki Committee, among other organisations. I believe, that only via education, can we achieve successes and be a part of global change. I have a strong interest in the EU, UN, NATO and other international organizations.
I am currently a fourth year student at the American University in Armenia, Bacherlor of Arts in Business, focused on accounting.
I just want to mention only recent 3 jobs, because this is not a platform for job searchers. Just kidding, be relaxed. I am lecturing at American University of Armenia since 2016-2017 academic year. Before I was a senior correspondent at Public TV Company of Armenia. It was not quite long ago: May 2016 - December 2017. Yerevan State University is my Alma matter. I have obtained my Bachelor's degree there, but now I deliver lecture as a guest professor at Printed and Broadcast Media Chair. Since 2015-2016 academic year I am lecturing on Media Literacy, Fact-Checking and News Verification topics. As an active young professional I am involved in many activities, but only recent activities are going to be mentioned. I am volunteering at Federation of Youth Clubs of Armenia since 2016. My membership to Yerevan Press Club started in early 2016…
I am a senior year student currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing at the French University in Armenia. I have worked as a Digital Marketing Specialist at T.Solutions. I became really passionate about marketing during my college studies (2012-2015) at the Lycée Professionnel Français en Arménie. That’s when I became a student council member and gained valuable experience working with youth. I was organising events, making presentations, carrying out surveys. I have done several internships in different areas of marketing, ranging from market research to digital marketing. I have also been included in numerous multicultural projects and events. I have been an Organiser at UYU NGO, Marketing Research Intern at IMR, Volunteer at FIOH NGO, Youth Mix NGO.
I work as a Software Development Team Leader at BetConstruct as well as a member of the “Enlight Studies” NGO.
I host my program at the Public Radio of Armenia and make podcasts for EVN report. I make investigative journalism materials for Open Media Hub portal.
I was born and raised in a rural area of Armenia. However, through my life experiences I proved that being from a rural area can actually be an advantage. I did EVS and have travelled to several countries around the world. EU financed projects have been truly great for creating the person that I am now. Through YEA network I am trying to do my best to reach out to everyone about this great initiative.
I am an undergraduate student at Yervan State University majoring in International Relations. It is my ambition to work towards making the world a better place. Along with being a Young European Ambassador, I am a member of the European Youth Parliament , allowing me to participate in different sessions at the regional, national and international levels, where we discuss relevant issues related to politics, economics, the enviroment, etc. I am also volunteering as a translator with the "Civic Consciousness" NGO. I would like to mention that I'm interested in Polish culture and this summer I got the chance to spend three weeks in Lublin, Poland to study Polish language and culture. I like to travel and to discover all corners of the world.
I am enrolled in the second year of MA studies in Cross-cultural communication at Yerevan State University (YSU). I graduated with honors from YSU with a Bachelor's degree in Translation studies for Spanish and Armenian. As a high school student I spent an academic year in the USA as part of the Future Leaders Exchange (FLEX) programme funded by the U.S. Department of State. I am currently volunteering with the TED Translators programme to help spread ideas in Armenian. I feel privileged to be a Young European Ambassador and assist in connecting youth. I believe that this journey as a YEA will be very productive and exciting.
I work as a trainer in the Foundation for the Preservation of Wildlife and Cultural Assets (FPWC) and as a project coordinator in the "ArmActive" youth center. A big part of my time, energy and resources are dedicated to community development projects in the Vayots dzor region. I currently work on my startup in the field of rural tourism development.
I am a Senior student majoring in Political Science and minoring in Legal Studies, with a concentration in Peace Studies.
I obtained my MA in Linguistics from Yerevan State University (Romance and Germanic Philology Faculty) at the age of 22, with honours. During my MA studies, I also graduated in a broadcasting course at the 'Art Ej' studio school of journalism and public relations, which lasted for 11 months. I have been the organizer of FrYday events for professionals since May 2013. I had a one-month EVS in Turkey, leading an English conversation club. For about 8 years I have been working as a project manager and a Trainer in ACID NGO. I am a PR team Board member of MINT NGO since 2016. In 2018 February I became the Local Coordinator at Students for Liberty in Armenia. I am trying to make Armenia a European country.
I am a sophomore at Yerevan State University (YSU) at the Faculty of International Relations, so I am a future diplomat and, hopefully, ambassador and will be honored to represent Armenia in other countries and international platforms. As such, being a Young European Ambassador is a responsible and important position for me and I am very grateful to the European Union for this opportunity. About a year ago, when I first heard about the Young European Ambassadors initiative, it seemed like an uninaccessible dream for me․ but when I was given the opportunity to complete their membership application, I did it, though I didn't hope to pass through, but here I am. So never be scared to take a step closer to your dreams, just do it. And a little bit about me: I have been the President of the Pupil Council at my high school for four years. I graduated from school with a Gold Medal of Excellence. I have participated in numerous competitions, events, international and national programmes. I…
I am pursuing a master's degree in Data Science for Business at Yerevan State University and Innovative Solutions and Technologies Centre. I completed Bachelor's degree in Sociology at Armenian State Pedagogical University. Currenlty, I'm a Junior Research Fellow at CRRC-Armenia. I previously completed an internship at Youth Studies Institute and worked as a student-expert during an institutional accreditation of Northern University and the ALIGN Tempus project. I have also been an International Officer for the Armenian National Students’ Association.
I am the Vice President of the Armenian Young Lawyers’ Association, the Manager of the “Armenia: Promoting Anti-Corruption Conduct and Reforms” project implemented by the Armenian Lawyers’ Association, the Manager of the "Introduction of the Institute of Beneficial Ownership in RA" project as an EaP Civil Society Fellow, the Coordinator of the unique whistleblowing website designed solely for business (www.bizprotect.am/en/ ), representative of the Chamber of Advocates of RA at the Competition Board of the RA Corruption Prevention Commission, attorney at the "Legal Alliance" legal firm, the host of the most popular program designed for lawyers “Legal Week” (aired on www.iravaban.net/en news website), an anti-corruption expert at Armenian CSO’s Anti-Corruption Coalition... I am one of the initiators of the recent key anti-corruption reforms in RA, including the criminalization of illicit enrichment, passing of the law on “Corruption Prevention Commission”, introduction of the…
I am currently doing an MA in Human Rights and Democratisation at the Caucasus at Yerevan State University. I previously graduated from the Faculty of Romance and Germanic Philology at Yerevan State University. I enrolled in sign language classes in 2015 and have worked as a sign language translator. In 2016, I participated in the 'Challenges and Problems of Inclusive Education' international conference in Armenia and presented the interests and rights of people with auditory problems. As a future human rights defender, I worked with Syrian refugees in Armenia and had the chance to work with Syrian children in Turkey too. I am also a graduate of the 'Ethics School' in Armenia, where I have worked as a project coordinator. I've participated in many youth exchanges, training courses and forums funded by the EU, mostly by Erasmus+. As a Human Rights defender, I believe that Human Rights and Democracy are universal values and should apply to all nations and peoples.
I volunteer at Foundation of Armenian Science and Technology and support with organising international and local conferences,promoting science in Armenia.Besides,I am a virtual intern at "Project GLOW" which aims to help children in South Sudan.I am a Young Member of the New York Academy of Sciences and currently I am enrolled in a STEM mentorship program.I am also a member of Girl Up and an alumna of the "Women in Science and Technology "program.From time to time I participate in EYP sessions and MUN conferences to improve my diplomacy and public speaking skills.
I work at the Betconstruct Development Office as a translator, and a teacher at a language centre. I have recently graduated from American University of Armenia with an MA in TEFL. I have completed my BA in Linguistics. Currently, I am a secretariat member at the Federation of Youth Clubs of Armenia. From time to time, I organise various projects on climate change to raise awareness of the issue among young people in my community.
I completed a Bachelor's degree in Public Administration and a Master's degree in Genocide Studies at Yerevan State University (YSU). Now, I am a PhD student at YSU and a young researcher at the unviersity's Institute for Armenian Studies.
I am studying in the Faculty of Marketing at the French University in Armenia (UFAR) and I am actively involved in the educational issues as a member of Armenian National Students' Association. Simultaneously, a I volunteer at the National Erasmus+ Office in Armenia and I am working as a Marketing and Communication Manager at "UFAR Junior Enterprise", a company launched by my coursemate and I. The key aspects of my background are social activitsm, volunteering and enthusiasm.
I am Nika from the town of Abovyan. I am a curious person who is striving for justice in all spheres of our lives, be it political, social, professional or personal. I am open to sharing my knowledge and experience with people as well as learning from them.
I completed my bachelor's degree in International Relations at Yerevan State University. Currently I am enrolled in a master program in Advanced European and International Studies, which takes place in 5 different European countries, one trimester in each country. Being strongly interested in youth empowerment, I have cofounded the "Youth Empower Lab" NGO, which strives to make positive changes for youth through youth. I am also the founder of the "Lingvo Learning Center Educational Organization".
I graduated from Yerevan State University in the Department of Languages and Cross-Cultural Communication. I work at Dilijan Community Center as Volunteer Project Coordinator.
I completed my MD at Yerevan State Medical University (YSMU) and was rewarded by the Minister of Defence of Republic of Armenia, the President of YSMU and other high-ranked officials for my academic excellence and discipline. Being licensed by TED, I have organised several TEDx events and I am a part of the TED Translator Programme to help distributing ideas worth spreading. Now I'm delighted to be a Young European Ambassador which I believe can lead to greater changes, be a new source of opportunities and help us building a better environment for a brighter future.
I graduated from the Faculty of International Relations at Yerevan State University (YSU). I later did my masters in Regional Politics at YSU's Department of Political Sciences. During my studies, I was a member of the Student Council. I also did my masters in International Relations at Bologna University in Italy. In 2014, I participated in the "Student Self-Government Issues" workshop at Yerevan State University. I am very active in the NGO sector. As an active member of some organizations, I participated in many programmes and projects in order to raise the role of young people in Armenia and promote the strengthening of civil society.
I found my passion in promoting youth activism after doing a huge amount of voluntary work. I am now in my last year of undergraduate studies in Economics and Management, and I am planning to pursue a Master’s programme in Data Science. I have also hit the ground running in my career as a Business Development and Data Administration Manager at a watchmaking company. It’s both interesting and challenging for me to start building my career in such a friendly, innovative and informative company. Alongside my professional ambitions, I give my full attention to personal development. I know that to do this, I must be willing to stay committed to my goals in doing what’s “right” (as opposed to what’s easy) at a higher level of commitment than ever before.