Recent guest lecturers

03.11.2017 • The visit of the students of the International School of Young Diplomats to the Diplomatic School of Armenia

On November 3th the Diplomatic School of Armenia hosted the students of the International School of Young Diplomats of the Moscow State Institute of International Relations of the MFA of the Russian Federation. In his welcoming speech, the Director of the Diplomatic School of Armenia Vahe Gabrielyan emphasized the importance of this kind of meetings for future diplomats. After a brief presentation on the structure and activities of the Diplomatic School of Armenia, the Director answered the students’ questions. The guests on their turn spoke about their School and their experience in Armenia.  

14.07.2017 • Minister of Culture Armen Amiryan

On July 14 th , the Diplomatic School hosted Mr. Armen Amiryan, the Minister of Culture of the Republic of Armenia. The Minister spoke of government priorities in the sphere, the existing challenges and the role of the Ministry of Culture in the implementation of Armenia’s cultural diplomacy. The Minister answered the numerous questions asked by the students on protection of cultural heritage, on government policies and government policies and planned legislative amendments in the sphere. 

13.07.2017 • Ambassador of the Swiss Confederation Lukas Gasser

On July 13 th , the Diplomatic School hosted Lukas Gasser , Ambassador of the Swiss Confederation in the Republic of Armenia. Ambassador Gasser spoke in detail about some foreign policy specificities of Switzerland in scope of neutrality policy, current state of bilateral relations between Armenia and Switzerland and answered the students’ questions.  

13.07.2017 • Ambassador of the Federative Republic of Brazil Edson Marinho Duarte Monteiro

On 13 th July, the Diplomatic School hosted the Ambassador of the Federative Republic of Brazil , Mr.   Edson Marinho Duarte Monteiro. The Ambassador spoke about the current challenges to his country’s foreign policy, as well as bilateral relations with Armenia. The questions by the students covered many aspects of Brazilian policy and regional issues.  

11.07.2017 • Ambassador of the Republic of India Yogeshwar Sangwan

On 11 th   July Diplomatic School of Armenia hosted Ambassador of the Republic of India in Armenia Yogeshwar Sangwan. Ambassador spoke about the challenges of India ’ s foreign policy,   India’s relationships with its neighbors, bilateral relations of two countries, economic cooperation between Armenia and India, answered numerous questions on these and other issues.    

07.07.2017 • Ambassador of the Republic of Lebanon, Jean Makaron

On 7 th July, the Diplomatic School hosted the Ambassador of the Republic of Lebanon, Jean Makaron. Ambassador Makaron spoke about the foreign policy priorities of Lebanon, the bilateral relations with Armenia . He answered students’ questions related to regional issues, bilateral relations and other topics.  

06.07.2017 • Ambassador of the Argentina Gonzalo Urriolabeitia

On 6 th July, the Diplomatic School hosted the Ambassador of the Argentina Gonzalo Urriolabeitia. The Ambassador spoke about the main priorities of his country’s foreign policy, as well as bilateral relations with Armenia. Questions covered many aspects of Argentinian policy and regional issues. 

06.07.2017 • Minister of Diaspora Hranush Hakobyan

On July 6 th , the Diplomatic School hosted Ms. Hranush Hakobyan, the Minister of Diaspora of the Republic of Armenia. Minister Hakobyan spoke about the origins of the Armenian Diaspora and different challenges that Diaspora communities face today, as well as the goals and activities of the Ministry of Diaspora. The students also watched a film on the activities of the Ministry of Diaspora.

04.07.2017 • Ambassador of the Belarus Igor Nazaruk

On 4 th July, the Diplomatic School hosted the Ambassador of the Belarus, Mr. Igor Nazaruk. The Ambassador spoke about the foreign policy priorities of Belarus, bilateral relations with Armenia, cooperation of two countries within international organizations particularly CSTO and EAEU . He answered students’ questions related to regional issues, bilateral relations and other topics.  

28.06.2017 • Ambassador of Greece Nafsika Nancy Eva Vraila

On 28 th June the Diplomatic School hosted the Ambassador of Greece in Armenia, Nafsika Nancy Eva Vraila. She spoke about the main priorities of Greek foreign policy, the current state of bilateral relations between the two countries, as well as the cooperation in several fields and answered the student’s questions on Greece and its regional and bilateral policies.