BUDAGHIAN Hasmik

Expert of Committee to Protect Freedom of Expression

Date and Place of Birth: August 26,1975, Yerevan, Armenia

Education/Major:

1992-1997 Yerevan State University; Department of Philology; philologist

Career:

2018-present expert of Committee to Protect Freedom of Expression

2013-2018 editor of A1Plus.am

2011-2013 author and host of “Social Networks Review” news and analytical program of Armradio

2009-2013 senior monitoring officer of the Public Relations and Information Center of the RA President’s Office

2002-2009 correspondent, editor at the education department of “Aravot” daily

2000-2002 correspondent of “Daily Press” program of “А1+” TV company

2000 (March-May) correspondent, director of “News Review” program of “Armenia” TV

2000 (January-March) correspondent of “Zhamanak” newspaper

1997-1999 correspondent of “Aravot” daily

Prizes/Awards:

2005 first prize at the UNDP contest – for the best publications on corruption in health care and education

Publications: “Aravot”, “Zhamanak” newspapers, “A1+”, “Armenia” TV companies

Hobbies: traveling, ikebana, needlework

Languages: Armenian, Russian, English

Marital Status: married, has a son

Contact Information:

(374 11) 53 38 95 (office), (374 94) 59 30 20 (mob.)

E-mail: hasmikbudaghyan@gmail.com