Stories


Youth Actions and Innovative Solutions to Combat Climate Change

YMCA and the UN Armenia joined efforts for Youth Climate Summit Global campaign.  


Critical Role of Energy Efficiency for Meeting SDG 13 Objectives in Armenia

In the framework of UNDP’s partnership with the Government of Armenia, since 2010 the assistance in promotion of energy efficiency was prioritized, particularly in the sectors of municipal heating,…  


Tatevik Sargsyan’s story: the key of my success is love, optimism and support

Tatevik Sargsyan, a 30-year old mother of three children, a linguist / translator, started her own business as an entrepreneur. Her story is motivational and deserves to be shared with wider public.…  


Paternity Leave is Popular in UNDP Armenia

Paternity leave is strongly encouraged in the United Nations as well, allowing eligible staff members to share the leave and take care of a newly-born child. At UNDP in Armenia, employees can take…  


Nune’s Story

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…  


Intensive Orchards

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…  


The “Berd Berry” project

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.…  


Support to Rural Communities- Energy Efficient Greenhouses

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…  


Wine Production in Berd, Tavush region

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…  


Vegetable Seedling Nursery

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…  

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