Calendar of events

This is the calendar of events and activities of the European Union Delegation to Armenia and the EU Member State Embassies.

EUROPE DAY IN ARMENIA 2011

Saturday, May 21 at 4:00pm - May 22 at 12:00am
Location: Lovers' Park, Baghramyan Avenue, Yerevan, Armenia

On the occasion of Europe Day, the European Delegation to Armenia invites you to celebrate EU-Armenia co-operation and European cultural diversity!

16:00 Information Fair
Learn about European culture and EU-Armenia cooperation, participate in the quiz and win prizes!

Experience European culture – practice Greek and Scottish dances, participate in a Polish wycinanki workshop, enjoy a French performance and more!

20:00 Folk DJ Party
Unique mix of Balkan, Armenian and Italian music - folk instruments and DJ beats

Luca Rossi, frame drum (Italy)
Carmine Scialla, mandolin (Italy)
Miq’s Art Project, folk instruments + Marianna Poghosyan, Vocal (Armenia)
DJ Serjo (Armenia)
DJ Robert Soko, BalkanBeats (Germany)

For more information please visit: http://europeinarmenia.wordpress.com/, http://www.facebook.com/EuropeinArmenia

EU Advisory Group Lectures

A week of lectures in English devoted to trade, anticorruption, human rights and the EU institutions will be given by the EU Advisory Group from 14 to 21 May at the European Regional Educational Academy (10 Davit Anhaght Street, Yerevan, Room 415, free attendance)

14 May10h00

Introduction to the EU Advisory Group
Speakers: Dr Rolf Boehnke (Team Leader of the EU Advisory Group), Ms Naira Zohrabyan (Chairperson of the Republic of Armenia National Assembly Standing Committee on European Integration), and Prof. Andranik Avetisyan (Rector of European Regional Academy)

 10h45

The EU institutions: political evolution and challenges
Speaker: Mr Eduardo Lorenzo Ochoa (EU Advisory Group)

17 May14h00

The Human Rights Defender as a national prevention mechanism under the Optional Protocol to the UN Convention against torture
Speakers: Ms. Dalia Zukauskiene (EU Advisory Group), and Mr Arman Tatoyan (Member of the Torture Prevention Council adjunct to the Human Rights Defender)

19 May11h00

Quality policy for a competitive economy: the EU approach and the Armenian quality infrastructure reform
Speakers: Ms Ani Todorova (EU Advisory Group), and Ms Lili Maqsudyan (Head of Innovation, Standardization and Metrology Division, Ministry of Economy)

20 May14h00

The EU framework on product safety and public interest protection
Speakers: Mr Seppo Puustinen (EU Advisory Group) and Ms Lili Maqsudyan (Head of Innovation, Standardization and Metrology Division, Ministry of Economy)

21 May13h00

Fighting corruption: EU standards and best practices
Speaker: Ms Albena Kuyumdzhieva (EU Advisory Group)

The European Union Advisory Group (EU Advisory Group) was set up in April 2009 to support the political and economic reform process initiated by the Government of the Republic of Armenia. In line with the European Neighbourhood Policy (ENP) Action Plan, the Advisory Group provides expert tailor-made policy advice on issues ranging from human rights and public administration reform to trade. Armenia is the first country to benefit from this innovative approach to European Union technical assistance.

EUROPE DAY in Yerevan

  • May 6, 2010 - Reception with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the MFA
 
  • May 14, 2010 - Classical concert with A. Khachatryan Trio in the scope of EU co-funded project "A MUSE ALL", which is implemented by DVV International
Poster 'Classical concert with A. Khachatryan Trio in the scope of EU co-funded project A MUSE ALL
  • May 22, 2010 - Open air concert with participation of "Katuner" folk jazz band, "Empiray", "BAMBIR", "DOGMA", "Arame", "Sona Shahgeldyan", "DJ Dale". The concert will start at 19:00 in Shahumyan Square
Poster Open air concert with participation of Katuner folk jazz band, Empiray, BAMBIR, DOGMA, Arame, Sona Shahgeldyan, DJ Dale
  • June 4, 2010 - Classical Concert on Europe Day with Armenian Philharmonic Orchestra at 19:00 in A. Khachaturian Concert Hall