Alain is a volunteer from France living in Yerevan. He came to Armenia to join the Armenian Volunteer Corps program, with an interest in Post-Soviet countries. He is currently doing a six-month internship at CRRC-Armenia. He has recently earned his Bachelor’s degree in Economy and Econometrics at the University of Lille (France), with a research work on persistence in economic development. Also, he has knowledge of statistical programs such as R Studio and SPSS. Before CRRC-Armenia he volunteered as an after-class activity organizer, and took part to the Green Lane NGO Harvest Festival in Armenia. After returning home, Alain plans to get a Master’s Degree in International Relations.