British citizens as tourists in Poland

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Government of Poland loosened coronavirus restrictions

Ethnic Armenians displaced from Nagorno Karabakh are living in uncertainty

Ethnic Armenians displaced from Nagorno Karabakh are living in uncertainty

Astghik Gaudyan

society


“We still hope that we will come back to our home, our village...”, tells me Artashes Arakelyan from Askeran region, Nagorno Karabakh. Artashes and his wife Narine with their five underaged daughters fled from Nagorno Karabakh during the recent war between Armenia and Azerbaijan. Now the family live in the small village Lenughi, not far from Yerevan, the capital of Armenia.

Faces of Autism

Faces of Autism

Ani Torosyan

Home


There are many NGO’s and associations working with children with autism, and XS Association of Armenia is one of them. There are about 80 kids in the association so far. Through different exercises, the specialists help them to integrate with society, to express themselves. 

Refugees: The Voskanyans' family after the War

Refugees: The Voskanyans' family after the War

Astghik Gaudyan

society


What has been left in the wake of the 44-day war between Azerbaijan and Armenia in September-November 2020? Armen Voskanyan, 44, and Narine Hakobyan, 35, are from Mets Taghlar village in Hadrut, Nagorno Karabakh. They fled from Nagorno-Karabakh during the recent war broke out in the region from September 27, 2020 and ended on November 10, 2020.

Refugees from Nagorno-Karabakh in numbers

Refugees from Nagorno-Karabakh in numbers

Astghik Gaudyan

society


The latest war, broken on the 27th of September, 2020, between Artsakh and Azerbaijan, labelled thousands of people as refugees. Before the war the population of Artsakh was 150.932, out of which 91.000 were considered to flee to Armenia during the war.

All about Autism

All about Autism

Ani Torosyan

news


National Autism Association describes autism spectrum disorder as a bio-neurological developmental disability that generally appears before the age of 3.

From Hadrut to Abovyan

From Hadrut to Abovyan

Astghik Gaudyan

society


“I still have hope that without war, through negotiations, we will bring back Hadrut and we will go to our home,” said 69 years old Zoya Badadzyan, who came with her large family from the village of Togh in Hadrut and temporarily settled in Abovyan because of the Second Artsakh War.

Russia's exam with "Democracy".

Autism in Numbers

Autism in Numbers

Ani Torosyan

society


The data suggests that worldwide 75.000.000 people have autism spectrum disorder. And the numbers of people with autism are growing year by year.  It is estimated that one in 68 children is diagnosed with ASD. It is a fact that ASD, in general, is five times more prevalent in boys than in girls. 

Small and medium businesses are still facing problems in Armenia

Small and medium businesses are still facing problems in Armenia

Hovhannes Hakobyan

Home


Starting a business in Armenia is not an easy task, especially in industry. Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) face a number of problems in setting up production. These are: lack of available financial resources, customs and tax policy, limited export opportunities, etc. In recent years the SME sector has been the main driver of economic growth and job creation in Armenia

Autism through the mothers’ eyes

Autism through the mothers’ eyes

Ani Torosyan

society


1% of the world’s population has autism spectrum disorder. Throughout the whole journey of autism, parents are guiding them.  “Your child has autism...” Each parent reacts to this sentence differently:  shock, panic, stress, mixed feelings, depression. But the thing that unites them all is to do everything to make their lives easier and happier. 

Azerbaijan starts using "Pfizer" vaccine

Restrictions eased in Azerbaijan

Noomee: Application for children with ASD

Noomee: Application for children with ASD

Ani Torosyan

news


Armenian Noomee startup has created an app for children with autism the aim of which is to make their lives easier. The app helps children to be more independent and to be able to organize their everyday life. 

Concerts will be allowed in Poland

Concerts will be allowed in Poland

Concerts will be allowed in Poland

Operational Headquarters of Azerbaijan decided to change some rules of lockdown for COVID19

Goletiani: We Must Stand Together for Real Freedom and Independence

The Georgian Cinema after one year shutdown

The Georgian Cinema after one year shutdown

Louiza Kadri

culture


After more than a year of shutdown due to covid, which included all fields and institutions, which also included cinemas and theaters, Georgia recently reopened cinemas, and it became possible for film lovers to enjoy watching movies in the cinema, but according to precautionary measures approved by the government.

Theatres during and after lockdown

Theatres during and after lockdown

Salome Khazhomia

culture


Pandemic changed the lifestyle of society around the world, but there were some spheres which got especially big losses. Theatres went through several difficulties during pandemic

Perks of the Finnish Education System

Study reveals sex differences in Autism

Study reveals sex differences in Autism

Ani Torosyan

news


Researchers have found the reasons why autism affects boys more frequently than girls, as it is a well-known fact that boys are 5 times more likely to be diagnosed with autism than girls. 

Another break for theatres-Spectacles are canceled

Interview with a Guardian of Rioni Valley Mirza Nozadze

Interview with a Guardian of Rioni Valley Mirza Nozadze

Ana Giorgadze

society


“The extent of the support of different groups from all over the country arriving in Gumati, and the self-organized demonstrations both inside and outside Georgia to express solidarity with the movement, shows an empowering of the movement and its legitimation in representing the voices and interests of the Georgian people.”

Impact coronavirus pandemic on the film industry worldwide

Impact coronavirus pandemic on the film industry worldwide

louiza kadri

culture


So far, box office revenues are still suffering, due to the Coronavirus and its impact on cinema. And the closing of theaters in most countries of the world, the cancellation of shows, and the closure of the box office.

Touristic Breakdown

The Polish Government went to restrictions