Irina Pahlevanyan 

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Workplace and position

Executive Director at “4090 Charity” Foundation 

Trainer at UNDP Armenia and Expert at the Council of Europe Yerevan Office

Academic title (if any )   Ph.D

Master’s  in International Relations and Diplomacy

Work experience: as a practice, as a teacher


Indicate how long and what kind of business you've managed / founded / worked for

Co-founder and CEO of “Indigami” Child Development Center

Basic skills

- Design and project management
- Planning, conducting events and reporting
- Creation of educational programs
- Development of grant proposals, strategies and guidelines

Methods used in teaching

Created a canvas for pitch deck

Learning by doing

Expert achievements and promotion

Irina is the winner of Rybakov Foundation’s Global contest 2020 in the nomination of “Education Community Leader”.

She is the vice-president of the Executive Board of the International Chamber of Commerce National Committee of Armenia, Board Member at Armenian Young Women Association, Founding member of the Association of private preschools in Armenia, TEDx speaker


Education matters


Fundraising, donor relationship and mapping, proposal writing, pitching and presentation skills, crowd-funding

Areas of mentoring

Irina’s experience as a fundraising expert, mentor, trainer and consultant includes over 10 years in development, management and resource mobilization for not-for-profit organizations across the country as well as pitching and presentation skills for individuals and startups.