The inception workshop of “Technical and institutional support to veterinary services in Armenia” Project was held by the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in cooperation with the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Armenia.
H.E. Serzh Sargsyan, President of the Republic of Armenia, Gagik Khachatryan, Chairman of the RA State Revenue Committee, Ambassador Traian Hristea, Head of the EU Delegation to Armenia, Bradley Busetto, UN Resident Coordinator/UNDP Resident Representative in Armenia attended the event.
Human influence on the climate system is clear. This is evident in most regions of the globe, a new assessment by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) concludes.
UN Country Team in Armenia is reminds the journalists of the announced 2013 Award for the distinguished, outstanding, professional and objective journalistic coverage of the UN work in Armenia.
A stakeholder workshop was organized on Farmer Field Schools as a possible method for advisors, extension service staff and researchers to enhance farmers’ capacities for sustainable crop production.
Today the UN in Armenia marked the International Peace Day highlighting the importance of further strengthening the ideals of peace, both within and among all nations and peoples.
Workshop was organized under the “Improving capacities to eliminate and prevent recurrence of obsolete pesticides as a model for tackling unused hazardous chemicals in the former Soviet Union” project implemented by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN.
Armenian public had an opportunity to learn more about work of the UN and obtain UN multi-media materials during a “Countries under the Same Roof” II International Festival which took place on September 20-22 in Yerevan.
The United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's message on the International Day of Peace.
Today the UN Department of Public Information Office in Armenia with the NGO “Civic Partnership and Development Foundation” gave a start to a set of events dedicated to the International Day of Democracy.
Article written by Ambassador John Ashe of Antigua and Barbuda, the incoming President of the 68th Session of the General Assembly.
Secretary-General's Message on the occasion of International Day of Democracy
Education, Health Care, Honest and Responsive Government, and Jobs are the Top Priorities for People Worldwide. UN has also launched an interactive map of the world showing what people want in every country.
Today UN office in Armenia marked the International Literacy Day stressing the importance of literacy in modern world and called for greater efforts to enable children, youth and adults to read, write and transform their lives, emphasizing the fact that literacy is a universal right.
UN marks first annual International Day of Charity. Secretary-General's message issued on this occasion.