Entries by Vera_Tadevosyan

AmCham: Foreign Direct Investment in Armenia and Around the World

Over the past few years countries and businesses around the world have been re-assessing their strategies when it comes to where and how they invest overseas. Foreign direct investment in developing countries has been steadily increasing over the past ten years. This is despite the decline in overall foreign direct investment globally. Developing countries, despite […]

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COAF 2019 Summit Underscores Innovation as Driving Force for Rural Development Strategies

Children of Armenia Fund (COAF) held its first strategic planning summit of the year at the COAF SMART Center in Lori. The three-day gathering took place April 4-6, with the participation of COAF board members, COAF senior managers, as well as development and next generation technologies experts from Thailand, France, Malta, Czech Republic, Venezuela and […]

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ICARE’S SUSTAINABLE FISHERIES PROJECT DISSEMINATES BEST PRACTICES OF EFFICIENT WATER USE

ICARE’s Sustainable Fisheries for Enhanced Water Resources in Armenia (SFEWRA) project and Participatory Utilization and Resource Efficiency of Water (PURE-Water) project implemented by Urban Foundation (both projects are funded by USAID) initiated a workshop on March 20- 21 to present the best practices of efficient underground water use by the fish farms involved in these […]

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AMCHAM AND DWV HOST JOINT NETWORKING EVENT

On March 13, 2019 members of AmCham and the German Business Association (DWV) met for an informal networking event at Armenia Marriott Hotel. The impetus to hold such an event was to allow both organizations as well as their respective members to meet and get to know one another. The event was organized as a result of a […]

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British American Tobacco to Publish its 2018 Report Highlighting Sustainability

British American Tobacco (BAT) has published its 2018 Sustainability Report. The Report outlines the Group’s work and progress across its three strategic focus areas of harm reduction, sustainable agriculture and farmer livelihoods, and corporate behaviour. Now in BAT’s 17th year of sustainability reporting, this report details how BAT is championing change in its business and […]

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Armenia Securities Exchange Rings the Bell for Gender Equality for the First Time in Armenia

On March 12 Armenia Securities Exchange-AMX and Central Depository of Armenia rang the opening bell for UN Sustainable Development Goal 5 – Gender Equality, alongside 80 stock exchanges worldwide. In partnership with the Federation of European and Asian Stock Exchanges (FEAS), Armenia Securities Exchange and Central Depository of Armenia joined the Ring the Bell for Gender […]

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AUA’S EPIC Hosts Teenage Girl Entrepreneurs from Armenia’s Regions

YEREVAN, Armenia ‒ On February 22, 2019, the Entrepreneurship and Product Innovation Center (EPIC) of the American University of Armenia (AUA) hosted schoolgirls that are participants of the Technovation Armenia program. The event aimed at providing them with the opportunity to meet and network with female entrepreneurs of EPIC startups. These schoolgirls came from the […]