NEWS News Archive 2003-07-17
The gas supply system in Vank village(Martakert region) is put into operation
A few days ago the gaz supply system in the village of Vank was inaugurated. The project has been implemented by the Toronto communitys allocations. This is the second project in gasification sphere financed by the community. Last year In Tsmakahogh, Arajadzor, Shahmasur and Vank villages the gas main construction was completed.
Water supply system in Lehvaz village of Syunik Marz is put into operation
11 years ago various projects of vital importance were implemented in Syunik Marz by the newly established Hayastan All-Armenian Fund, among them construction of roads, communication and water supply systems.
RESULTS OF THE TELETHON - 2002
On November 28, in Los Angeles took place the fifth telethon of the Hayastan All-Armenian Fund, during which donation pledges of nearly $5,126,783 were gathered
PHONETHON IN EUROPE
On November 14-17, the local committees of the Hayastan All-Armenian Fund operating in France, Germany, and Holland conducted a phonethon. In the result, donation pledges of nearly $700,000 have been gathered. The pledges of $645,000 given by the Armenian community of France were unprecedented in their volume. In Germany and Holland respectively $31,000 and $23,000 have been gathered.
THE DASHBOULAGH-BALOUDJA 9,7 KM SECTION OF THE NORTH-SOUTH HIGHWAY WAS OPENED
On November 10, took place the inauguration ceremony of the Dashboulagh-Baloudja 9,7 km section of the North-South Highway attended by the President of Armenia Robert Kocharian, President of Nagorno Karabakh Arkady Ghoukasian, Primate of Artsakh Diocese Archbishop Parkev Martirosian, Chairman of the RA Constitutional Court Gagik Harutiunian, Speaker of NKR National Assembly Oleg Yesayan, RA Minister of Defense Serj Sargsian, Executive Director of the Fund Vahan Ter-Ghevondian, other officials, constructors, and guests.
Dashbulagh-Baluja section of the North-South highway is put into operation
On November 10, the opening ceremony of Dashboulagh-Balouja 9.7 km long section took place, RA President Robert Kocharyan, NKR President Arkadi Ghukasyan, Artsakh diocesan Pargev Martirosyan, RA Constitutional Court Chairman Gagik Harutyunyan, NKR National Assembly Chairman Oleg Esayan, RA Minister of Defence Serge Sargsyan, Hayastan Funds Executive Director Vahan Ter-Ghevondyan and other officials and guests taking part.
Inauguration of the reconstructed Spyurk scientific-educational centre
On November 5, the Spyurk scientific-educational centre in the Armenian Pedagogical University was inaugurated. The Minister of Science and Education Levon Mkrtchyan, the University Rector Artush Ghukasyan, the Executive Director Vahan Ter-Ghevondyan and other officials were present at the ceremony.
The newly reconstructed centre is considered as one of the educational divisions of the University and is situated on the fourth floor of the philological department building. It implements two basic programs: training of diaspora teachers and qualification of the Armenian ones.
YEGHISHE CHARENTS SCHOOL IN THE TOWN OF AGARAK COMPLETELY RENOVATED
With the means allocated by the Armenian community of Montreal and co-financed by the Armenian Social Investment Fund, the building of the Yeghishe Charents school in the town of Agarak (Meghri region) has been reinforced and reconstructed.
Road construction projects in Syunik
During his visit to Syunik, the RA President Robert Kocharyan had promised the region population to solve a number of socio-economic problems. Two of them were to be solved by the Hayastan All-Armenian Fund.
The Armenian Revolutionary Federation donates USD 100,000 to the North-South highway construction
The completion of this highway, considered as a backbone of Karabakh, is an imperative necessity. Solution of numerous social and economic problems of our compatriots of Artsakh as well as ensuring the required living standards for them greatly depends on speedy and successful accomplishment of this project.