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Empowering Vocational Education Schools for Better Training

Vocational education (VET) colleges see their role as providing general education, as well as work-related skills demanded by the labor markets. In order to match the international best practices, the Armenian educational system needs to reassess the roles of general education and the VET system; scmore


UNDP and Municipality of Yerevan Join Efforts to Beautify Yerevan

Yerevan is gifted with rich historic and cultural monuments. Their maintenance and preservation rests with the Municipality of Yerevan. In fact, the decentralization process in Armenia led to an increased autonomy of the municipality and vital responsibilities regarding urban development - constructmore


Reliable information database - a key planning tool for elimination of regional disparities

To some extent all transitional countries are characterized by regional disparities. These are conditioned not only by geographic, climate and demographic factors, but also institutional and capacity constraints that affect socio-economic development at the regional level. Deepening of regional dispmore

Performance Budgeting in Local Self-Government System in the Republic of Armenia, Manual

The following manual has been designed in the context of developing the system of local self-governance to support the processes of budgeting, strategic planning in the field.