Women and girls are impatient for change, and it’s easy to understand why.
Women still earn only 77 cents for every dollar men earn for the same work.
At least 200 million women and girls alive today… Read more
Today, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Armenia, in partnership with the Ministry of Territorial Administration and Development and OxYGen Foundation and with funding from the UK… Read more
Yerevan, 13 December 2018 – Today the “Women’s Economic Empowerment in South Caucasus” project was launched with participation of main stakeholders from national, regional and local governments,… Read more
Nune Yediagaryan’s sewing workshop is an example of persistence and hard work. It was precisely her belief and refusal to take ‘no’ for an answer that Nune now has an established sewing workshop with… Read more
In Tavush with the help of UNDP 12 non-formal agricultural groups established 40.1 ha of new fruit orchards, three of which are entirely women-led. These women oversee 9.224 ha of land. They used… Read more
The project aims to conserve these valuable plant genetic resources in Navur, Itsakar, Verin Karmiraghbyur and Berd communities, with the aim of securing employment opportunities among local women.… Read more
These greenhouses are 135 square meters each and operate with drip irrigation system adding to sustainability in scarce water resource environment. Expert estimates show that during the high season of… Read more
In the framework of the Summit of the Francophonie that took place in Yerevan on 11-12 October, the United Nations Development Programme, the French Association of Rural Mayors and the RA Ministry of… Read more
Eliza and Rafik, who after their retirement dedicated their life to agriculture and winemaking have been given the opportunity to professionalise their winemaking business. With her health issues… Read more
As a result of community meetings organised in a small village of Chinari in Tavush region, a group of 7 women came up with the idea of establishing a vegetable seedling nursery, in cooperation with… Read more