On December 6 and 7 researchers of the Department of Diaspora Studies

Sona Nersisyan, Lusine Tanajyan and Susanna Barseghyan have participated

in the conference on "Armenians of the Arab Gulf States".

The conference was organized by the Armenian Diaspora Research Center

(ADRC) supported by the C. Gulbenkian Foundation...

The researchers of department presented the following reports:

  • Sona Nersisyan “The Formation of the Qatar Armenian Community and Its Lessons”,
  • Lusine Tanajyan “The Armenian Community of Qatar: Communal Life and Integration”
  • Suzanna Barseghyan “Armenians of the Republic of Armenia in the UAE: Economic Migrants and Integration in the Local Armenian Community”.