Have you ever wondered about the different ways in which women can change politics? In her speech, Arpine discusses some of the things women can bring to the table in politics, including an ability to agree to disagree and what that means in terms of getting things done.
Arpine Poghosyan is the founding director of Healthy Project Company and the website. Arpine began her professional career at the age of 12, first as a correspondent for a children’s newspaper, then a radio presenter. She has obtained a Masters degree in journalism and has authored and directed a number of health television programs, specializing in health promotion and anti-aging skin care. Since 2005 Arpine has also been actively involved in reproductive and maternal health, most notably in identifying conservation issues and raising public awareness on the topic. She has also authored the “100 Living Pillows” initiative dedicated to the 100th commemoration of the Armenian Genocide, which was recognized as one the 24 unique and extraordinary ways of commemorating the Armenian Genocide in the world. Arpine’s goal is to create a culture of living healthy through her platform and help improve people’s lifestyles and quality of life. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community.