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
12 August was first designated International Youth Day by the UN General Assembly in 1999, and serves as an annual celebration of the role of young women and men as essential partners in change, and an opportunity to raise awareness of challenges and problems facing the world’s youth. Youth empowerment is one of the main priorities of Develop Armenia mission and during this current period … Continue reading International Youth Day – Armenia
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
In the sphere of celebrating UN International Day of Sport for Development and Peace on April 6, Develop Armenia NGO supportive of this initiative, is raising the voice for real sport revolution in our country. We believe in the value, and potential of sports organisations their role, and contribution to social change and human development in Armenia. Sport is a powerful tool to promote youth … Continue reading UN International Day of Sport for Development and Peace – Armenia