INSTITUTE OF

LIBERAL POLITICS

To support the establishment of a legal and democratic state by contributing to the formation of a human-centered society.

ACTIVITIES

“Border”

“Border”

During project entitled “Addressing public concerns – build dialogue” a discussion with the specialists was held. During the meeting Institute of Liberal Politics presented the results of the three main…

Media Financing and Independence in Armenia

Media Financing and Independence in Armenia

The closing event of the “Media Financing and Independence” project implemented by the Institute of Liberal Politics and Friedrich Nauman’s “For Freedom” Foundation took place on the 21st of November.The…

Public hearings in Gyumri within the program’s framework “Addressing concerns, building a dialogue.

Public hearings in Gyumri within the program’s framework “Addressing concerns, building a dialogue.

In August 2023, the Institute ordered the implementation of research in several settlements bordering Turkey to collect information about the concerns of people living on the border regarding the possible…

EVENTS

President of the Republic of Armenia Vahagn Khachaturyan delivered a session for the students of the School of Liberal Politics.

President of the Republic of Armenia Vahagn Khachaturyan delivered a session for the students of the School of Liberal Politics.

On the 28th of November, the President of the Republic of Armenia Vahagn Khachaturyan delivered a session for the students of the School of Liberal Politics in then Chamber of…

Visit of the students of the 9th cohort of the School of Liberal Politics to the Arbitration and Mediation Center of Armenia (AMCA)

Visit of the students of the 9th cohort of the School of Liberal Politics to the Arbitration and Mediation Center of Armenia (AMCA)

Today students of the 9th cohort of the School of Liberal Politics visited the Arbitration and Mediation Center of Armenia (AMCA). Arbitration is a method of alternative dispute resolution that…

The graduation event of the 8th stream of the Institute of Liberal Politics took place

The graduation event of the 8th stream of the Institute of Liberal Politics took place

The graduation event of the 8th stream of the Institute of Liberal Politics took place, , during which the President of the “Institute of Liberal Politics” NGO, Tatevik Matinyan, the…

Institute Board

Tatevik Matinyan

NGO President

Tatevik Matinyan is the President of the Institute. She is a lawyer, an advocate and a member of the RA Chamber of Advocates since 2010. In 2022, she graduated from Stanford University's Draper Hills Summer Program. She is a specialist in human rights and fact-based policy development and has about 20 years of work experience in the field of program coordination in NGOs and 17 years of experience in human rights activities. Tatevik Matinyan is the author and co-author of more than a dozen thematic reports, manuals and guidelines.

Ruzanna Avagimyan

NGO vice-president


Ruzanna Avagimyan is a lawyer. She worked for 1 year in the Judicial system of Armenia, then at National Assembly of Armenia for 9 years, at the beginning as an assistant to a member of parliament, then as a faction expert. Ruzanna is an advocate and member of the Chamber of advocates of the Republic of Armenia since 2010. She is a member of the Board of the Institute since 2019.

Grigori Dokhoyan

board member


Grigori Dokhoyan is an expert in software for technical systems. He has more than 16 years of experience in development. He is actively involved in Armenia’s political and civic spheres, particularly in educational and electoral systems. Grigori is a member of the Board of the Institute since 2018.

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Magda Arsenyan

board member


Magda Arsenyan is a Ph.D. in political science. She held the office of the president of the Institute from 2018-2019, implementing 9 projects in which more than 100 young persons were included. The frames of academic interest include political culture, parliamentary diplomacy, and issues related to public policy. Magda is a member of the Board since 2018.

Flora Vardanyan

board member


Flora Vardanyan is a pedagogue in physics. She has co-authored papers in educational journals and laboratory manuals of physics. She has 3 years of experience in coordination of educational programs and 15 years of experience in teaching. She is an SMM expert. Flora was engaged in various projects as a business consultant and as a mentor many times. She is a member of the Board since 2018.

Mariam Khzmalyan

board member


Mariam Khzmalyan is a political scientist. She has work experience in both private and public sectors. Since 2019, she has been working in the NGO sector, carrying out program coordination work. Since 2021, she is a member of the Board of the Institute. Since January 2022, she has been the coordinator of the School of Liberal Politics.

Shushan Avagyan

board member


Shushan Avagyan is a political scientist. She has 3 years of experience in conducting educational programs, seminars, and political schools. She worked at the National Assembly of Armenia, in private and civic spheres. She is the author of several papers and is interested in regional politics and international relations. Since 2022 Shushan is a Board member and coordinator of the School of Liberal Politics.

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