Armenian Alumnus Named Member of Parliament of the Year

Edmon Marukyan. Hubert H. Humphrey and International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) alumnus Edmon Marukyan has been awarded "Member of Parliament of the Year" by Armenian political magazine De Facto. An alumnus of a 2009-2010 Humphrey program in the fields of law and human rights and a 2005 IVLP program on the topic of community service and volunteerism, Marukyan was elected into the Armenian parliament in spring 2012. He is the author of Armenian section of the 2012 Human Rights Watch World Report.