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National Assembly of Republic of Armenia (NA RA) cooperates closely with the [[US Agency for International Development]] (USAID). On October 13 2005 they signed a memorandum on mutual understanding at the "gilded hall" of the RA NA. From the American party, the memorandum was signed by Robin Phillips, the Director of the USAID Armenia Mission, from the Armenian party by [[Artur Baghdasarian]], the Parliament Speaker. The memorandum envisaged implementation of a more than 2 mln US dollars program led to widening the RA NA international ties as well as ones with the population of Armenia. That included the NA staff's, deputies' re-training, technical assistance as well.
MEMORANDUM ON COOPERATION SIGNED BETWEEN RA NA AND US AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT
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As R.Phillips stated after the ceremony of signing, the program led to cooperation has started still in 2004 and will continue in future.
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Artur Baghdasarian on his turn mentioned that in the case of the constitutional reforms being adopted by the [[November 27 2005 referendum]], this program may also have an important role in the issue of raising the role and significance of the National Assembly what is contemplated by the amendments.
  
Noyan Tapan News Agency, Armenia
 
Oct 13 2005
 
  
YEREVAN, OCTOBER 13, NOYAN TAPAN. A ceremony of signing a memorandum
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==Sources==
on mutual understanding between the National Assembly of Armenia and
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*''MEMORANDUM ON COOPERATION SIGNED BETWEEN RA NA AND US AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT'', [[Noyan Tapan News Agency]], Armenia, October 13 2005
the US Agency for International Development (USAID) took place at the
 
"gilded hall" of the RA NA, on October 13. From the American party,
 
the memorandum was signed by Robin Phillips, the Director of the
 
USAID Armenia Mission, from the Armenian party by Artur Baghdasarian,
 
the Parliament Speaker.
 
  
"This is another good occasion to express our gratitude to US for
 
its consistent help and assistance to Armenia during the last 15
 
years," Artur Baghdasarian stated during the short briefing wich took
 
place after signing the memorandum. According to him, signing of the
 
document will allow to raise the role of the parliamentary institute
 
in Armenia. The memorandum envisages implementation of a more than 2
 
mln US dollars program led to widening the RA NA international ties
 
as well as ones with the population of Armenia. This envisages the
 
NA staff's, deputies' re-training, technical assistance as well.
 
 
Answering the Noyan Tapan correspondent's question, R.Phillips
 
mentioned that the program led to cooperation has started still in
 
2004 and will continue till 2007. The program envisaged by the present
 
memorandum is the continuation of another program with a value of 2
 
mln US dollars as well.
 
 
In his turn, Artur Baghdasarian mentioned that the program is a
 
rather effective one, and at present the sides start a new stage of
 
development of the cooperation. In the case of the constitutional
 
reforms' being adopted by the November 27 referendum, this may
 
also have an important role in the issue of raising the role and
 
significance of the National Assembly what is envisaged by the
 
amendments.
 
 
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==See also==
 
==See also==
 
*http://www.parliament.am - official website
 
*http://www.parliament.am - official website
 
*[[1999 National Assembly Killings]]
 
*[[1999 National Assembly Killings]]

Latest revision as of 20:36, 18 January 2008

National Assembly of Republic of Armenia (NA RA) cooperates closely with the US Agency for International Development (USAID). On October 13 2005 they signed a memorandum on mutual understanding at the "gilded hall" of the RA NA. From the American party, the memorandum was signed by Robin Phillips, the Director of the USAID Armenia Mission, from the Armenian party by Artur Baghdasarian, the Parliament Speaker. The memorandum envisaged implementation of a more than 2 mln US dollars program led to widening the RA NA international ties as well as ones with the population of Armenia. That included the NA staff's, deputies' re-training, technical assistance as well. As R.Phillips stated after the ceremony of signing, the program led to cooperation has started still in 2004 and will continue in future. Artur Baghdasarian on his turn mentioned that in the case of the constitutional reforms being adopted by the November 27 2005 referendum, this program may also have an important role in the issue of raising the role and significance of the National Assembly what is contemplated by the amendments.


Sources

  • MEMORANDUM ON COOPERATION SIGNED BETWEEN RA NA AND US AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT, Noyan Tapan News Agency, Armenia, October 13 2005


See also