Mrs Marina Galstyan

Professional sector
  • Youth research
Fields of expertise
  • Children and youth rights
  • National youth policy
  • Social inclusion
  • Youth cultures and subcultures
  • Youth education and training
  • Youth employment / entrepreneurship
  • Youth violence and juvenile justice
Countries of Expertise
  • Armenia
Youth Studies Institute
A few words about myself
Marina Galstyan majored in Sociology, graduated from Yerevan State University (BA and MA diplomas). Currently Marina is a PhD student in Sociology at Yerevan State University. Marina has solid experience in qualitative and quantitative research. She is engaged in practical and scientific studies for over 7 years. Since 2013 she is head of Youth Studies Institute. As a director of the Institute Marina managed several youth studies: The issues of youth employment in Armenia, Mapping of the youth NGOs, and Research on youth work and youth worker, Evaluation of the youth state policy strategy. Marina has extensive record in working with the UN Agencies (UNDP, UNICEF) in Armenia; youth organizations and International donors (OSI, Save the Children International).
She authored over 30 research articles, reports, book chapters, and policy reports on youth employment, inclusive education, civic education, child rights, and higher education.
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