Dispatch

Press Conference․ Armenia's demographic problems and their solutions

13 April 2016

On April 13, 2016, the Economic Journalists Club held a press conference devoted to the current demographic issues of Armenia and possible solutions to them. 

Guest speakers were Mr. Garik Hayrapetyan, UNFPA Armenia Assistant representative and Mr. Vanik Babajanyan, head of Demography Division, RA Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs.

The speakers talked about current demographic challenges that armenia is facing incliding low fertility, high migration, population aging, as well as prenatal sex selection. They also presented the work done and the planned activities to tackle these issues.  

The press conference was part of "Economic Challenges of Armenia" press conference series.