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1 April 2021

Women with disabilities in Armenia acquired new skills in the framework of an EU-funded project

“Truly, the process of knitting the bag was quite difficult. Even my mother told me that I will not manage to finish it. But I kept going and succeeded,” says Elisa proudly. Elisa Melkonyan is a 38-year-old woman from Gyumri, in the Shirak region of Armenia. As a woman living with multiple disabilities, she has struggled to

23 March 2021

The Governor of Shirak Considers UNFPA and YIC Joint Programmes in the Province Important

On March 23, 2021, representatives of UNFPA Armenia and Gyumri Youth Initiatives Center (YIC), UNFPA long-time partner, met with Hovhannes Harutyunyan, Shirak Governor, to discuss youth education, employment and healthy lifestyle programs in the province. Tsovinar Harutyunyan, UNFPA Armenia Head of Office, Anna Barfyan, UNFPA

8 March 2021

March 8 Marked with Women from Nagorno-Karabakh

UNFPA Armenia, with the help of its partner, the Women's Development Resource Center, tried to make International Women's Day memorable for women from families displaced from Nagorno-Karabakh, and organized two events in Goris to mark the Day. Thirty-eight pregnant women displaced from Nagorno-Karabakh were at the center of



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