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BASES: IEFA 2016 International EYP Forum in Armenia

The biggest EYP Armenia event of this summer IEFA 2016  took place from 3rd to 9th of July in the heart of Armenia – Yerevan. It gathered around 200 unique participants from 30 European countries. The forum was organized comprising EYP Methodology: opening ceremony, teambuilding activities, committee work, cultural events and General Assembly. It was organised with the support of the European Youth Parliament in cooperation with the German Federal Foreign Office within the framework of BASES (Building a Strong European Society) project.

IEFA 2016 started with teambuilding activites  in one of the lovely parks of Yerevan – in Tumo park. It was theTAS_2425
wettest teambuilding in EYP history...

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Armenian Delegation has returned from Dublin Belfast International Session of EYP

Very recently, Armenian delegation comprising Iren Stepanyan, Rozi Mkrtchyan, Edward Poghosyan, Erik Ananyan, Naneh Mouradian and Stepahine Gevorgyan participated in  81-st International Session of the EYP in Dublin Belfast. Some of the delagates were chosen as the best delegates during Dilijan Academic EYP Forum “DAEF”. Armenian Delegation has returned from there with great memories and big enthusiasm. The forum was held from 5th to 13th March and gathered nearly 300 participants from different European countries.

While remembering about the forum, they told about lots of funny and weird things that happened with them during the event.IMG_1289

Below you can read an interview with some of the delegates.

Starting from the very begining, how did you go there? Did something interesting happen wit...

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AYSOR International Forum of EYP Armenia

International EYP Forum on “Activate Youth for sustainability: obtaining & rebuilding” (AYSOR) took place November 19 – 25 in Yerevan and gathered 150 participants from around 30 countries of Europe. The Forum lasted 7 days and comprised of Teambuilding, Committee Work, Cultural Dinner, Euro Village, Euro Concert, Trip to Zvartnots Cathedral, General Assembly. The Forum was organized in the scope of the BASES project (Building a Strong European Society) funded by the German Federal Foreign Office.


The Opening Ceremony of AYSOR 2015 took place on 21st of November at the Komitas Museum-Institute. It was attended by Dr. Martin Galstyan- Head of Research Center of Central Bank in Dilijan, H.E. Ambassador Mr...

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“Democratic citizenship: obtaining, developing, empowering” or DECODE

The first regional school project called “DECODE” started in 2015. The project “Democratic citizenship: obtaining, developing, empowering” (DECODE) aims at strengthening the civil society by empowering youth in the regions to advocate democratic citizenship in Armenia. This project was funded through a Department of State Public Affairs Section grant.

12091370_1147630505266317_6418741550174042847_o“DECODE” was designed to be implemented in 4 regions of Armenia – Shirak, Lori, Syunik and Armavir. In each region 14 students were selected from High schools (4 High Schools per region), and the selected students passed through a 3-week preparatory phase of team-building and researches in order to get ready for the debates.

The 1st phase of the “DECODE” project was the ToT for teachers aimed at equipping the teachers with the necessary...

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Dilijan Academic EYP Forum (#DAEF2015) is Now a Reality

Dilijan Academic EYP Forum (DAEF) on «The Eastern Partnership and EU: on the way to a deeper integration» (DAEF) , under the motto «Initiate. Debate. Empower. Advocate. Leverage» (I.D.E.A.L.) Dilijan Academic EYP Forum (#DAEF) was a forum by the European Youth Parliament – Armenia (#EYPArmenia) taking place October 8 – 14 in the beautiful city of Dilijan. 120 participants from 20 countries of Europe got together in this small, yet historically rich city to discuss the respective topic of EU-Armenia further integration in 6 committees of Foreign Affairs, Legal Affairs, Economic & Monetary Affairs, Civil Liberties, Environment & Public Health. Resolutions Booklet can be found here: Resolution-booklet_DAEF

12132440_1153055721390462_8092644339431418784_oThe Academic Forum was organized with the support of German Federal Foreign Offic...

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Call for Membership Recruitment for 2015/2016 – European Youth Parliament in Armenia

Hereby European Youth Parliament (EYP) Armenia is happy to announce the 3nd round of the Membership recruitment for the time period 2015/2016. Do you want to be involved in one of the 250 events organized by the EYP network in more than 41 countries? Do you want to represent your country on the international arena, share cultures with nationals of numerous countries? Or maybe involved as an organizer in the Youth Forums in Armenia and abroad?

Eligible applicants: 15-30-year-old young people who would like enrich their studies and work with unforgettable international forums, sessions, projects.

By becoming EYP Armenia member you not only open up a world of numerous opportunities, but also get a range of priorities, unlike EYP Armenia Alumni:

• to represent EYP Armenia at different non-EYP ...

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Amalya Kamalyan was a Delegate in HIBER 2015

Amalya Kamalyan studied Political Science at Yerevan State Linguistic University. Her very first steps into EYP Armenia started with IEFA 2014- International EYP Forum in Armenia. Afterwards, she was accepted as a delegate for the First Pan Regional EYP Session (PRESS) where she appeared to become one of the best delegates due to her active engagement and outstanding performance throughout the session. Her success to become a best delegate in PRESS was converted into a new opportunity to become part of the Armenian Delegation in the 4th International Forum of EYP Spain in Zaragoza (HIBER 2015). interviewed Amalya to share her experience and memories during HIBER 2015.

11874132_876579945728591_200263887_nAmalya, tell about your experience in HIBER 2015?  How was it to be a delegate in the International Forum? ...

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Call For Armenian and International Delegates for Dilijan Academic EYP Forum (DAEF)

It is our great pleasure to inform you that the Dilijan Academic EYP Forum (DAEF) on “The Eastern Partnership and EU: on the way to a deeper integration” will take place on 8-14th, October 2015 in Dilijan, Armenia. Around 120 delegates from 30 countries of Europe will gather together to brainstorm, discuss diverse topics in their respective committees, challenge each other and themselves, get to know various perspectives and see matters a bit differently. The Academic Forum will be organized with the support of German Federal Foreign Office. We are happy now to open the call for Armenian and International Delegates for the upcoming Forum.

So, you are already applying to:

– Meet 120 awesome and creative enthusiasts from 30 countries of Europe;

– Debate on the challenging topics with ...

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The Adventures of Diana Ghazaryan in Tampere 2015

Diana Ghazaryan is one of the brightest and sincere Alumni and Members of EYP Armenia. It is already a year she is involved in the activites implemented by EYP Armenia. She is a sophomore at the American University of Armenia. A few days ago Diana returned back from the 79th International Session of the European Youth Parliament held between 24.07.-02.08. in Tampere, Finland. We suggest you to read the entire interview of Diana with in order to share her excitement, emotions and enthusiasm for being part of European Youth Parliament.


-Tell about “Tampere 2015”. Was it your first International Session?

-“Tampere 2015” was not only cool, interesting or funny event, but it was a life changing experience, unique memories which will guide us through the whole life...

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First Summer School Session of EYP Armenia (ESS)

1st Summer School Session of European Youth Parliament – Armenia on “Improvement: Spreading Changes” (ESS) took place on 20-24th, July 2015. 60 delegates from 5 schools of Yerevan gathered together to brainstorm, discuss diverse topics in their respective committees, challenge each other and themselves, get to know various perspectives and see matters a bit differently. The delegates were from the Physical-Mathematical SchoolNPUA high schoolAnania Shirakatsi Lyceum, Mkhitar Sebastatsi Educational Complex and Ayb High School
11811315_1104495962913105_3319798878783708475_nAwesome and creative enthusiasts from different schools of Yerevan debated on daring and urgent topics of the 1st ever School Session...
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