Ara Abramyan organized an international conference “Armenians of the world at the turn of centuries and actual problems of international relations” in Moscow, in October 2002. More than three hundred participants from fifty countries of the world for three days actively discussed the entire range of problems facing the nation.
The participants of the conference made a decision to found the World Armenian Organization. An initiative group was formed to set up the organizing committee and convene the Constituent Congress.
Ara Abramyan visited the Armenian communities of twenty-seven countries, including Lebanon, France, Italy, the United States, Great Britain, etc. He met with representatives of national parties and organizations, with the President of France, the President of Lebanon, Pope John Paul II, the Catholicos of the Cilicia Patriarchate Aram, etc.