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New UNDP platform BOOST will use social impact innovation to tackle Covid-19 challenges

To tackle the long-term effects of Covid-19, UNDP Europe and Central Asia is launching BOOST, a regional acceleration program for social impact innovation. It will support emerging solutions in the…  


Armenia receives special support from the UN to tackle the nation’s tobacco dependence as part of the FCTC 2030 project

Armenia has been selected as one of nine countries worldwide to receive dedicated international support from the United Nations in Phase II of the FCTC 2030 project, that is led by the Secretariat of…  


Internship for young professionals

Internship will take place during 2020 (lasting 3-4 months), including practical skill and professional capacity building component provided by the employer, mentorship, as well as a involvement in…  


ImpactAIM ANAU AgriTech Accelerator Kicked Off in Armenia

UNDP in Armenia is delighted to announce that ImpactAIM ANAU AgriTech Accelerator was officially launched on June 9, during a Facebook live event. The aim of the discussion was to give the…  


Call for Youth - "Time #ForNature" Poster Contest

In celebration of World Environment Day on June 5 2020, the UNDP Armenia Climate Change Programme and Armenia Tree Project are announcing "Time #ForNature" poster contest for youth in the frames of…  


Armenia’s Submission of the Fourth National Communication towards a Global Climate Promise

On 17 May 2020 the Fourth National Communication of Armenia (NC4) developed by the Ministry of Environment of the Republic of Armenia was submitted to the United Nations Framework Convention on…  


COVID-19: Human development on course to decline this year for the first time since 1990

Global human development – which can be measured as a combination of the world’s education, health and living standards – could decline this year for the first time since the concept was introduced in…  


Armenia Launches Generation Unlimited (GenU) Youth Challenge

UNICEF, UNDP, joined by UWC Dilijan and Ayb Education Foundation, launched Armenia’s first Generation Unlimited (GenU) competition today in an online Bootcamp, joined by 12 teams (50 young people),…  


COVID-19: New UNDP data dashboards reveal huge disparities among countries in ability to cope and recover

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) today released two new data dashboards that highlight the huge disparities in countries’ abilities to cope with and recover from the COVID-19 crisis.  


The chatbot from UNDP and Strelka KB collects ideas to rethink Yerevan Circular Garden

In order to generate development concepts for the Circular Garden in Yerevan, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Armenia and Strelka KB developed a chatbot called Tigran, which will…  

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