The FUTURE ARMENIAN chronical
“The Convention of the Future Armenian: Further steps” online meeting with Richard Azarnia
On June 21, an online meeting was held with Richard Azarnia, co-Founder of the FUTURE ARMENIAN Initiative on “The Convention of the Future Armenian: Further steps” topic. The participants of the meeting had a unique opportunity to address their questions to Richard Azarnia and to discuss with him the further actions of the initiative.
The FUTURE ARMENIAN Initiative summarized the results of the first Convention
On May 19, in the Large Auditorium of the American University of Armenia, The FUTURE ARMENIAN Initiative presented the final report of the first Convention. Noubar Afeyan and Artur Alaverdyan, co-Founders of the initiative, participated in the event. Due to the criminal blockade of Artsakh, co-Founder of the initiative, Ruben Vardanyan, participated in an online format from Artsakh. From Paris, co-Founder of the initiative Richard Azarnia, from Rome, the Pontifical Delegate of Western Europe, the head of the Expert Committee on Historic Responsibility Khajag Archbishop Barsamian also participated in an online format.
Online meeting with Ruben Vardanyan on “The issue of Artsakh is an issue for the 10 million Armenians”
On May 7, an online meeting was held with Ruben Vardanyan, co-Founder of The FUTURE ARMENIAN Initiative, and former State Minister of Artsakh, on the topic of “The issue of Artsakh is an issue for the 10 million Armenians”. People who joined The FUTURE ARMENIAN Initiative and registered for participation in the Convention took part in the meeting.
First Convention of the Future Armenian Held From March 10-12
From March 10-12, the first pan-Armenian citizens’ Convention in Yerevan brought together Armenian representatives from all over the world in one hall.
The last meeting of the Expert Committees of the first pan-Armenian citizens' Convention
On February 4, the last meeting of the Expert Committees of the first pan-Armenian citizens' Convention was held in the format of a mini-Convention. Members of the Committees discussed previously formed viewpoints by all three Committees both in online and offline formats.
Discussion-meeting with NGOs
On November 2 the meeting of The FUTURE ARMENIAN Development Foundation with Non-Governmental Organizations took place.
Steps of registration for the Future Armenian Convention
To overcome the challenges that the Armenian nation faces, we need to join our efforts and find sustainable solutions. Register for the Future Armenian Convention, which will address the issues of Armenia Diaspora Unity, Historic Responsibility and Population Growth.
The Future Armenian Convention officially kicks off
On November 11-13 the first Convention of The Future Armenian will be held in Yerevan based on the “citizens’ assembly” model of participatory democracy.
Artsakh Forum of the Future Armenian
On 22 May, in Stepanakert The FUTURE ARMENIAN Development Foundation organized the Artsakh Forum of the Future Armenian, dedicated to the topic of “Growing Population in Artsakh”.
The FUTURE ARMENIAN: Open Letter
In this difficult time for Armenia, The FUTURE ARMENIAN initiative addressed an open letter to the President of the Republic of Armenia Vahagn Khachaturyan, the Prime Minister of the Republic of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan, the Catholicos of All Armenians Karekin II, the Catholicos of Cilicia Aram I, the President of Artsakh Arayik Harutyunyan, the President of the National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia Alen Simonyan, and all elected and appointed leaders across Armenia and Diaspora.
The FUTURE ARMENIAN Acts as a Development Foundation
The new Executive Director of The FUTURE ARMENIAN foundation is Artak Apitonian.
Meeting-discussion “Armenian by choice” was held in Noôdome, Moscow
The agenda included reading of excerpts from diaries, letters and poems of the silver age poets dedicated to Armenia, and a discussion about what it is like to be an Armenian by choice.
Newly redesigned website launch: The FUTURE ARMENIAN
New digital look and feel, with faster, more informative interface
Strategic session on issues of education sector was held in Moscow
The participants discussed the main ways of developing preschool education and the possibilities of additional education for the older generation of Armenia within the framework of the lifelong learning concept.
Strategic Session took place in Moscow
During the meeting the participants discussed main trends of the development of Armenia and the Armenian nation.
From Armenia 2020 to Armenia 2041
Event was held in Matenadaran, to mark 20-year journey of Co-Initiators of Armenia 2020 Noubar Afeyan and Ruben Vardanyan.
Panel discussion held in Philip Morris R&D Center of Armenia
with young scientists, small and medium business owners on the business and science development.
Open meeting “the future armenian: next steps”
Public meeting with more than 1500 participants held in Q&A format
Open meeting of Co-Initiators with armenian youth
Public meeting with more than 1500 participants held in Q&A format.
Meeting held with the members of Club Capital Members:
medium and big business representatives, founders of companies
Noubar Afeyan’s Meeting with the students of Yerevan State Medical University after Mkhitar Heratsi
Noubar Afeyan, the Co-Initiator of The FUTURE ARMENIAN discusses the vision of looking into the future and working on the future so that the present becomes better.
Meeting held with the Community in Gyumri
The meeting was attended by more than 200 participants and representatives of the Gyumri community.
Launched series of offline and online meetings
with communities in Armenia and abroad: “Constructing the Future”
Meeting held with businessmen, programmers, startupers, founders of companies, members of IT industry, finansists, lawyers in Armenia
Launched the Future Armenian website www.futurearmenian.com
Launched Social Media channels in Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter.
10 Goals were distributed among 1000 experts
including present and former government representatives of RA, diaspora and Church leaders.
Received feedback from more than 300 individuals.
Development of 10 Goals
A set of 10 Goals was prepared by the Initiative group for the development of Armenia and Armenians throughout the world
Futures Studio discussion platform
launched series of online and offline talks about the future of Armenia and Armenian world.
Armenia 2021-2041 research report
prepared by Armenia 2041 foundation in cooperation with McKinsey & Company global management consulting firm
McKinsey teаm on the ground in Yerevan
conducting research, data gathering and meetings with sectorial experts
Securing Armenia’s future collectively
Based on the post-war reality closed discussions about Armenia 2041 as a new organisation were initiated.
October - November
Meetings with highest representatives of RA government
have started to discuss Future Today Fund as well as Humanitarian needs after “Forty-Four Day War” in Armenia.
Close consultations on security of Armenia and Armenian nation took place.