Today, an event, devoted to the 10th anniversary of the Caucasus Research Resource Center-Armenia (CRRC) was held at YSU Academic Council Sessions Hall.
YSU Rector Aram Simonyan, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the USA to the Republic of Armenia John Heffern, Chief of the Staff of the RA Government Vache Gabrielyan, Executive Director of “CRRC-Armenia” Heghine Manasyan, Vice-president of the Carnegie Corporation, the Russian and Eurasian Program Director Diana Arsenyan, “Eurasia” Foundation Director Gevorg Ter-Gabrielyan, YSU lecturers, representatives of non-governmental organizations and government agencies were present at this meeting.
YSU Rector Aram Simonyan welcomed the guests and highly assessed the activities of the “CRRC-Armenia”, which are for the benefit of YSU and our country in general.
“YSU actively cooperates with the CRRC and this cooperation is quite effective. The resource center has always supported the development of the research skills of the universitarians. And it should be noted that the CRRC has got a great research potential and has accumulated large experience of research activities over the years,” - said Aram Simonyan.
Vache Gabrielyan also congratulated the CRRC and wished more new achievements and read the congratulatory message of the RA Prime Minister.
“The center has a great contribution to the development of social researches inArmenia. My special congratulations to YSU, Carnegie Corporation and “Eurasia” foundation for shaping and supporting such a proficient center,” - was stated in the Prime Minister’s congratulatory message.
Then Vache Gabrielyan conferred the Executive Director of “CRRC-Armenia” Heghine Manasyan the commemorative medal of the Prime Minister of Armenia.
Congratulatory messages were read and words of gratitude voiced also by other guests of the event.
At the end of the event Heghine Manasyan expressed her gratitude for the warm words and noted she is filled with faith towards the implementation of future projects of the center. She expressed her willingness for the cooperation, as well as made a brief presentation on the center’s activities.
“Today, really, is a very responsible day for us. We have had powerful supporters, owing to whom we have been able to develop effective activities and registered wonderful results. If initially we were a structure which was summarizing the international and reflecting it at the national level, now, I have to say with pride we disseminate the national within the international community. Your warm words are both pleasant and obliging,” - said Heghine Manasyan.
We should note that from now on the Caucasus Research Resource Center-Armenia will be on the 6th floor of the University Library building.