A meeting of Head of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Armenia with Russian political scientists took place at the Gorchakov Fund

07 April 2015

Minister of Foreign Affairs of Armenia Eduard Nalbandyan, who is paying an official visit to Russia these days, has visited the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund on April 7.


The Head of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs was welcomed by Deputy Executive Director of the Fund Roman Grishenin. He introduced the guest to activities of the Fund in the Armenian perspective and told about experience of interaction with a non-profit sector in Armenia.


The discussion also involved prospects for financial support of NGOs. In particular, six non-profit organizations from Armenia have applied for such support in the first half of 2016.


Eduard Nalbandyan stressed that he was glad to participate in the meeting on the platform of the Fund. According to him, the name of Alexander Gorchakov says much to the diplomats of today. The minister noted that Armenia is very much interested in cooperation with the Fund and holding joint events.


We would like to remind that Head of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Eduard Nalbandyan is paying an official visit to Moscow on April 7-8. According to the Russian MFA, negotiations with his Russian colleague Sergey Lavrov will be held within the framework of the visit.

The heads of foreign services will discuss “current issues of bilateral relations, international agenda, foreign policy coordination including at the UN, OSCE, BSEC and within the framework of other multilateral forums”, during the negotiations on April 8.