Armenian Real Estate Association (AREA)
Tel: 25-47-92, 25-27-89
Contact: Gagik Poghossian,
President; Artem Pribilisky, Vice- President
AREA strives to: support the private real estate brokerage, management and maintenance industries; assist the development of the real estate market in Armenia; and advocate members' interests in the community and in various government institutions. This is accomplished through the use of integrated information systems, organized training programs and market research.
Union of Merchants of Armenia
ul. Vardanants 13, etazh 2
Tel: 57-07-72, 57-03-21
Contact: Makich Demirian, President; Hovsep Poghosian, Vice-President; Milleta Hakopyan, Vice-President
The union's goals include the defense of the legal and economic interests of merchants and consumers (especially women consumers) in Armenia and creation of a respected legal environ-ment for this purpose. Projects include the publication of a specialized newspaper Zarkerak, and the NUNE enterprise.
Last updated: January 1997
A print version of much of the information contained in this NIS Third Sector Organizations section can be found in the The Post-Soviet Handbook (Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 1999).