Today Armenia’s lovely capital Yerevan city celebrates its 2800th anniversary. Happy 2800 anniversary our old but always young and warm city Yerevan! Such a rich history. Such a rich culture. Such a powerful youth. Such heroic people. Having its own “birth certificate” dating back to B.C. 782 engraved on the stone, our oldest city has preserved its charm up to this day! Remember the quote … Continue reading Yerevan: Happy 2800 Birthday!
The invaluable contribution of rural women to development The crucial role that women and girls play in ensuring the sustainability of rural households and communities, improving rural livelihoods and overall wellbeing, has been increasingly recognized. Women account for a substantial proportion of the agricultural labor force, including informal work, and perform the bulk of unpaid care and domestic work within families and households in rural … Continue reading Armenia – International Day of Rural Women
Armenia ranks 83rd among 189 countries and territories in the latest Human Development Index (HDI), the UN Development Programme (UNDP) said in a report released on September 14. At the same time, Norway, Switzerland and Australia were among the top three countries with the highest level of Human Development Index. Russia was on the 49th place, Turkey on the 64th, Georgia on the 70th, Azerbaijan on … Continue reading Armenia Ranks 83rd in UNDP Human Development Index – How to increase ?
The Exaltation of the Holy Cross is a public holiday in Armenia. This holiday is celebrated on the Monday after the Sunday that falls between 11th and 17th of September. On this Sunday, the Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross commemorates the return of the Holy Cross to Jerusalem following its capture by the Persians. The public holiday usually compensated by a working … Continue reading Exaltation of the Holy Cross & Musa Ler Memorial
Subject: Develop Armenia Press Conference Date: Tuesday September 18, 2018 Time: 5:00 pm Place: Aviatrans Hotel – Yerevan Entrance: Invitation Details: Develop Armenia invites media representatives, social activists, stakeholders, and friends to attend our press conference that will be held at Aviatrans Hotel, 4 Abovyan str., 0010 Yerevan – Armenia. In this conference, we will present the problems that we are facing concerning the waste management … Continue reading Develop Armenia Press Conference
The first regional Tourist Information Center (TIC) was opened in Dilijan, Tavush Province, the IDeA Foundation informs. The center has been established within the framework of the Dilijan and Adjacent Communities Development Initiative, a pilot regional development program, which is implemented by the Initiatives for Development of Armenia (IDeA) Foundation along with co-funding from the EU and the RA Ministry of Territorial Administration and Development, … Continue reading First Regional Tourist Information Center Opens in Armenia’s Dilijan
Upon Armenia’s proposal on November 2017, it was decided by the highest committee to hold the Summit of La Francophonie in Yerevan on October 11-12, 2018, and the sessions of the IOF statutory bodies in accordance with the following schedule: Permanent Council of La Francophonie on October 7, Ministerial Conference of La Francophonie on October 8-9. “Living Together” was confirmed by the Ministerial Conference of La Francophonie as … Continue reading A Village & Slogan “Living Together” for La Francophonie Summit in Yerevan