Vahagn G. Melikyan

Date and place of birth

24 May, 1967, Yerevan, Republic of Armenia


Education

1984-1991 Yerevan State University, Faculty of Oriental Studies Department of Arabic language and literature


1993           Diplomatic Academy of Cairo, Egypt 


Professional Experience

05.03.2015 - present       Deputy Minister of Diaspora of the Republic of Armenia 

 

29.12.2012 - 30.12.14     Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the                                                          Republic of Armenia to the Republic of Chile 

                                        /residence in Buenos Aires/

20.10.2012 - 30.12.14     Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Armenia to the Republic of                                                        Paraguay /residence in Buenos Aires/

20.10.2012 - 30.12.14    Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Armenia to the Oriental Republic of                                          Uruguay /residence in Buenos Aires/

10.04.2012 - 30.12.14    Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Armenia to the Argentine Republic


20.07.2010 - 12.03.12    Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Armenia to the State of Qatar

                                        /residence in Abu Dhabi/

17.04.2007 - 12.03.12   Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Armenia to the Kingdom of Bahrain

                                      /residence in Abu Dhabi/

17.04.2007 - 29.03.10   Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Armenia to the State of Kuwait

                                      /residence in Abu Dhabi/

04.05.2006 - 12.03.12   Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Armenia to the United Arab Emirates

 

10.01.2001 - 04.05.06   Chief of the State Protocol, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

 

21.11.2000 - 10.01.01   Acting Chief of the State Protocol, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

 

27.08.1997 - 10.09.00   First Secretary, Embassy of the Republic of Armenia to the Federal Republic of Germany

 

15.04.1996 - 27.08.97   Chief of Secretariat of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

 

17.12.1993 - 15.03.96   Second Secretary, Embassy of the Republic of Armenia to the Hellenic Republic


01.12.1993 - 17.12.93  Second Secretary, Eastern-European Division, European Department, Ministry of Foreign                                                              Affairs                                           

16.08.1993 - 01.12.93   Third Secretary, Eastern-European Division, European Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

 

01.02.1993 - 16.08.93   Third Secretary, Foreign Missions Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

 

20.11.1992 - 01.02.93    Attaché, Foreign Missions Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

 

16.09.1992 - 20.11.92    Attaché, Secretariat of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

 

1991 - 1992                   Assistant to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Armenia

 

05.08.1991 - 16.09.92   Desk Officer, Consular Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

 

Diplomatic rank              Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary

 

Awards  

2001 - Commemorative Medal of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Armenia


2011 - Golden Commemorative Coin of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Armenia


2014 - Order of May Grand Cross Grade (Argentine Republic)


2015 - Medal of “Mkhitar Gosh” decorated by the President of the Republic of Armenia


Languages                       English, Russian, French, Arabic

 

Preferences                      Music, Sports, Literature, Travelling

 

Marital Status                  Married, with two children


Tel` (+374 10) 58-56-01 (7-88)


Email` melikian@mindiaspora.amvmelikian@yahoo.com

 
 

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20.07.2016  |  Congratulations

TO MEMBERS OF THE BOARD OF THE

ARMENIAN YOUTH ASSOCIATION OF CALIFORNIA


Dear compatriots,


I cordially congratulate the Armenian Youth Association of California on its 25th anniversary.

25.04.2017  |  Speeches

Armenian Patriarch of Jerusalem

His Beatitude Archbishop

Nourhan Manougian, 

Distinguished Reuven Amitai,

Dear participants,

 

Yesterday, on April 24th, our compatriots around the world and the progressive representatives of hundreds of countries paid their deep and sincere respects to the memory of the innocent victims of the Armenian Genocide.