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More than 800 children can now learn and exercise in a fully renovated Child and Youth Center

On 18 December 2018, the solemn opening ceremony of renovated Child and Youth Center #3 was held in Erebuni administrative district of Yerevan. All…

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The “Future Skills and Jobs for Armenia’s Rural Youth” Project Officially Launched

The United Nations Development Programme’s (UNDP) Kolba Innovations Lab officially launched “Future Skills and Jobs for Armenia’s Rural Youth” project, which is funded by the Russian Federation and…  



Launch of environmental training for 1,000 community and civil servants

On 14 May, the first round of environmental training for around 350 employees of Yerevan Municipality was launched in the scope of UNDP-GEF “Generate global environmental benefits through…  


The European Union Launches a New Project to Tackle Climate Change in Armenia

With overall funding of EUR 857,000 for Armenia for 2019-2022, the project will support the development of the implementation plan and roadmap for nationally determined contributions (NDCs) to the…  


Gastro Yard Opened in Areni

The official opening ceremony of Gastro Yard took place in the village of Areni in Vayots Dzor region. The event was organized in the framework of Integrated Rural Tourism Development (IRTD) project,…  


UNDP supports the launch of Granatus Ventures’ new fund targeting SDG oriented tech ventures

Today UNDP in Armenia signed an agreement with Granatus Ventures to establish and manage the Granatus Tech4SDG Fund. The Fund, with a target size of USD 40 million, will make investments in…  


Reform agenda at the heart of Regional Director’s visit to Armenia

Yerevan, 19 March 2019 – During her first official visit to Armenia, UNDP’s Regional Director for Europe and CIS Mirjana Spoljaric Egger discussed with her counterparts the country’s development…  


Artificial intelligence to help advance tourism in Armenia

Armenia today launched Travelinsights, an artificial intelligence tool to help improve the country’s emerging tourism industry by gathering real-time perceptions of services and popular…  


Statement on International Women’s Day

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…  


Government of Japan Supports Capacity Building of Electoral Management Bodies of Armenia

Today at the Government office, UNDP Resident Representative in Armenia Mr. Dmitry Mariyasin and Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan Mr. Jun Yamada signed an agreement, officially…  

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