Syunik Regional Administration RA
Syunik Regional Administration has been formed in 1996. Syunik Regional Administration according to the Constitution of the Republic of Armenia implements state administration. The relations in the sphere are regulated by RA Constitution, RA laws, RA Presidential Decree "On Public Administration in Marzes (regions) of the Republic of Armenia" and other legal acts. The state governance of the Syunik region of the Republic of Armenia is implemented by Syunik governor through the regional administration.
Governor of RA Syunik province Hakobyan Vahe Albert is appointed by Government Decree 1006-A of 6 October 2016.
Former governors of Syunik province of Republic of Armenia
- Abrahamyan Suren Jahangir 1996-1998
- Navasardyan Roman Shmavon 1998-2000
- Barseghyan Edik Samson 2000-2004
- Khachatryan Surik Sergey 2004-2013; 2014-2016
- Hakobyan Vahe Maxim 2013-2014
State administration of the province is provided through the implementation of the territorial policy of the government in the region and coordination of the territorial services of the republican executive bodies. Territorial policy in the relevant spheres is implemented by the governor's office and regional subordinate organizations. The governor is the head of the Regional Administration, through which the state administration in the region is carried out. The governor has deputies, advisors and assistants.
The Government of the Republic of Armenia affirms the charter and structure of the Regional Administration. The Governor's office includes six departments, secretariat, eight independent divisions and four separate subdivisions (TASA). The system of Regional Administration includes non-commercial state organizations and closed joint-stock companies under regional subjection.
According to the charter of the Regional Administration, the coordination of the work of structural and separate subdivisions of the staff of the Regional Administration were regulated by the deputy governors and the head of staff of the Administration. The works are organized in accordance with the charters and working plans of the structural and separate subdivisions of the Regional Administration.
Since 2013, 144 staff units have been set up for the structural and separate subdivisions of the Governor's office, 115 of which are civil service positions.
Structure of Syunik Regional Administration
The Governor's office consists of the governor, deputy governors, advisors, assistants and staff of the Administration. The staff consists of six departments, secretariat, seven self-regulated departments and four separate subdivisions. The system of Regional Administration includes non-commercial state organizations and closed joint-stock companies under regional subjection. In accordance with the Charter of the Governor's office, the coordination of the work of structural subdivisions of the staff of the Regional Administration were regulated by the deputy governor and the head of staff of the Administration.
Zangezur Copper Molybdenum Combine
“Zangezur Copper Molybdenum Combine” CJSC is a mining company in the Republic of Armenia, which operates in Kajaran.
ZCMC mines and processes molybdenum and copper ore. As a result of its further processing, copper and molybdenum concentrates are obtained, which serve for the making of everyday products, thus meeting the needs of society.
ZCMC considers one of its priorities to support regional and community projects in Syunik within the framework of which more than AMD 11 billion has been allocated for the implementation of educational, cultural, sports and healthcare programs in 2014-2016, particularly, in 2016, the company provided more than AMD 100 million for tuition fees of students from Syunik.
In addition to financing the Gandzasar-Kapan football club, it always supports the development of junior and youth sports, in the framework of which summer camps and tournaments are funded.
The company actively participates in organizing town-building and infrastructure works in Syunik region.
General Director of “Zangezur Copper Molybdenum Combine” CJSC Mher Poloskov is a member of the Board of Trustees of Development and Investment Fund for Syunik Region; the enterprise is the main donor organization of the Foundation.
Syunik Region Development and Investment Foundation and "Ucom" LLC cooperate in implementing a number of projects since 2017.
"Ucom" LLC ensures active participation and provides financial support to Syunik Region Development and Investment Foundation for the development of health, educational, cultural and other projects implementation in the region.