TITLE: Report from Armenia
SPEAKER: Marie L. Yovanovitch
EVENT DATE: 06/30/2009
RUNNING TIME: 63 minutes
Marie L. Yovanovitch, United States Ambassador to the Republic of Armenia, discussed the situation in Armenia since her appointment to the position on Aug. 1, 2008. Her report covered the contemporary Armenian scene, U.S.- Armenian relations and USAID-funded programs and initiatives in Armenia.
Speaker Biography: A native of Connecticut, Marie L. Yovanovitch is a graduate of Princeton University, where she earned a bachelor's degree in history and Russian studies. She has studied at the Pushkin Institute and earned a master's degree from the National War College. In 1986 she joined the Foreign Service.