March 8 – International women’s day: a day to commemorate, not to congratulate! While many countries celebrated International Women’s Day on March 8, Armenia kicked off a whole month dedicate to honoring women. It continues through April 7 – the Day of Motherhood and Beauty. Throughout the month, family members, friends and partners shower women with flowers, perfume and other gifts – so much so … Continue reading Women’s empowerment in Armenia: Time to do more and better!
March, 3: World Wildlife Day World Wildlife Day, which is celebrated annually on March 3, is dedicated to celebrating and raising awareness about the world’s wild fauna and flora, and to recognizing the important role played by CITES (the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of World Fauna and Flora) in protecting wildlife for this and future generations. UN chief urges ‘more caring’ relationship … Continue reading World Wildlife Day – In Armenia
World Cancer Day is an international day marked on February 4 to raise awareness of cancer and to encourage its prevention, detection, and treatment. The primary goal of World Cancer Day is to significantly reduce illness and death caused by cancer and is an opportunity to rally the international community to end the injustice of preventable suffering from cancer. World Cancer Day targets misinformation, raises … Continue reading World Cancer Day – In Armenia
World Wetlands Day is annually held on February 2 to celebrate how wetlands, which are lands saturated by water, help maintain biodiversity on Earth. Governments, community groups, and individuals around the world celebrate World Wetlands Day with special campaigns to promote the important value that the wetlands play in our lives. The day is promoted via social media, radio and TV broadcasts, and newspapers. About … Continue reading World Wetlands Day – In Armenia
Global anti-corruption organization, Transparency International (TI) has today released its annual Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) and Armenia has cemented itself as among one of the best countries that made a huge effort during 2019; for the first time Armenia recorded a relatively major growth, raising its score from 35 to 42. Armenia is placed 77th (up from 105th last year) among 180 countries in … Continue reading Armenia records major growth and climbs in Transparency International’s Corruption Perceptions Index 2019.
One of the major challenges of any city in the world today is the improvement, development and management of its transportation plan. Municipalities should take this issue seriously due to many reason including the population, traffic, climate changes… when they can face shortly a significant problems and high costs. This challenge is faced by Armenia basically in Yerevan but also in other major cities. Government … Continue reading Develop Armenia NGO Supports Bikeathon Armenia Initiative
Mayrig – Paths to Freedom is an interactive story, based on the historical events of the Armenian Genocide. Reports of eyewitnesses were used, but some parts were shortened, changed or added to improve the consistency of the story. The game is ready for (free) download for Android phones on the googleplay store: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.MadMushroomGames.Mayrig It is also available for PCs and Laptops here: https://mad-mushroom-games.itch.io/mayrig Information … Continue reading Mayrig Game – Paths to Freedom #ArmenianGenocide