Ani Aslanyan

Ani is Head of the Department of Pension and Demography Issues in the National Institute of Labour and Social Research at the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs in Armenia.

Ani has also been involved with different social programmes implemented by both the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs and National Institute of Labour and Social Research with funding from international organizations such as ILO, UNFPA, UNICEF and USAID projects and programmes.

Ani’s action plan focuses on the interaction between the labour market and education system. Her aim is to create a blueprint for improving the links between higher education and the Armenian labour market by incorporating international experience and ideas. The goal is to improve the diversity and relevance of undergraduate qualifications, offering graduates better access to more rewarding careers and offering employers a wider pool of qualified talent to draw upon.