As one of the world’s largest multilateral development agencies, present in over 170 countries and territories, UNDP is on the frontlines of anticipating, understanding and acting on today’s opportunities and risks.
UNDP, as the technical lead for the UN’s socio-economic response in Armenia under the leadership of the UN Resident Coordinator, initiated a nationwide Social and Economic Impact Assessment (SEIA) focusing on the socio-economic impact of the COVID-19 outbreak in communities.
This ICPE is the second evaluation of UNDP’s work in Armenia. It covers the period from 2016 to 2018, in
accordance with the evaluation’s terms of reference. The ICPE assessed the entirety of UNDP’s activities in the country, whether funded by core UNDP resources, donor funds, or Government funds. It also considered UNDP’s contribution to the United Nations Country Team (UNCT) and assessed UNDP’s role as a catalyst and convenor working with other development partners, civil society, and the private sector.
This study is a brief analysis of one of the commonly used anti-hail systems both in the world and in the Republic of Armenia to provide recommendations and proposals for determining the most effective systems for protection of agricultural lands from hail exposure. The study is conducted within the framework of UNDP Increase Resilience of Armenia to Climate Change through Modernization of Armenia’s Hydrometeorological Service project, funded by Russian Trust Fund.