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TRIBED Project Representatives participated in PRDP 6th Steering Committee Meeting

Within the framework of the Pilot Regional Development Program co-funded by the European Union and the Government of RA, 6th Steering Committee Meeting was held on 6 November. It was attended by representatives of RA Government, EU, as well as of 9 PRDP stakeholder organizations. The aim of the meeting was to discuss the course of activities planned by the program and their effectiveness in ensuring balanced development among rural communities of RA. Particular importance was attached to the effective work done by the group of experts of “Ecorys” Dutch Company, who provide technical support for PRDP. Hasmik Azibekyan, “Tavush
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13 New Business Ideas will be brought to Life in Berd Community, Tavush Region

13 participants of the “Start-up Business Training”, organized in Berd, Tavush region, within the framework of the “Tavush Region Integrated and Balanced Economic Development” project, will be provided with financial support by Armenian Fund for Relief (FAR). The selection committee approved the innovative business ideas relating to the making of pottery, jewelry, fruit and vegetable freezing, greenhouse farming, shinshila breeding, guesthouse business, wine production, beekeeping, furniture manufacturing. About 30 new job opportunities will be created in Berd community in the result of the 13 new business establishment. Project team is grateful to Armenian Fund for Relief (FAR) for fruitful cooperation
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“Leadership” training by Joseph Dosher

On 15 October, a training, titled “Leadership”, was held in Ijevan branch of Yerevan State University with the initiative of “Community Center for Development” Territorial Cooperation NGO. More than 30 students and staff members participated in the training which was carried out by William Joseph Dosher, Peace Corps Armenia “Community and Youth Development” project volunteer, teacher, trainer. Based on his 35-year experience in the fields of education and leadership, Mr. Dosher mentioned several important factors for a successful leader: knowledge, the ability of caring for others, change of field etc. Mr. Dosher reflected on a number of past and present
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EU contributes to the promotion of Tavush region agriproducts in the European market

“Tavush Agribusiness Association” team will be participating in the annual “Tradeshow Food Specialities” which will take place on October 1-2, 2018, at the Expo Houten, (Utrecht, The Netherlands) hosting about fifty thousand visitors from different countries. At the 2-day event well-known in Europe, Tavush region agribusiness representatives will present an assortment of local dried fruits, meat products, honey, herbal and berry teas, wines and preserves. “Tavush Agribusiness Association” was established in Tavush region, within the framework of “Tavush Region Integrated and Balanced Economic Development” project co-funded by the European Union and the Government of the Republic of Armenia. The project
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EU supports the reduction of unemployment in Tavush region

On 18 August in Ijevan Sculpture Park a Job Fair was organized with the initiative of “Community Center for Development” Territorial Cooperation NGO. The event was attended by Vahe Ghalumyan, Tavush region Governor; Deborah Grieser, USAID Armenia Mission Director; Gonzalo Urriolabeitia, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Argentina to Armenia; Eurasia Partnership Foundation team members, World Vision Armenia team members, Ijevan, Noyemberyan, Dilijan and Berd Regional Employment Centers’ teams and many other local and foreign guests. The event also included an exhibition-sale of agriproducts and hand-made items prepared in the Tavush region. More than 50 employers participated in the event presenting
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Professional training for start-up entrepreneurs was held in Noyemberyan

On May 5-11, professional training for start-up entrepreneurs was held in Noyemberyan, Tavush region. The training was organized in the framework of “Tavush Region Integrated and Balanced Economic Development” project co-financed by the European Union and the Government of the Republic of Armenia. The aim of the training is to support young businessmen in improving their professional knowledge and skills, in establishing new businesses, in attracting additional financial resources for implementation of innovative ideas in the field of production and service. With the help of experienced trainers, the trainees develop competitive business plans, get to know modern business management techniques, gain
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“Carrier Skills Training” Started In Noyemberyan

On 28 June, Carrier Skills Training started in “Community Center for Development” Territorial Cooperation NGO office. The training is organized within the framework of the “Tavush Region Integrated and Balanced Economic Development” project which is co-funded by the European Union and The Government of the Republic of Armenia. The aim of the training is to assist jobseekers to reveal their human capital, to set career goals and develop an action plan to achieve those goals. In the result of the training the participants will develop communication skills needed in everyday life, particularly in getting a job, they will highlight the
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On 23 July “Carrier Skills Training” started in Berd

The aim of the training is to assist jobseekers to reveal their human capital, to set career goals and develop an action plan to achieve those goals. In the result of the training the participants will develop communication skills needed in everyday life, particularly in getting a job, they will highlight the obstacles in the job finding process and the possible solution to these obstacles, as well as get acquainted with job searching tools. Each participant will develop his/her CV and a sample cover letter. The training includes practical exercises and interactive discussions. Capacity building component of the project was
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“Carrier Skills Training” started in Dilijan

On 12 July “Carrier Skills Training” started in Dilijan. The aim of the training is to assist jobseekers to reveal their human capital, to set career goals and develop an action plan to achieve those goals. In the result of the training the participants will develop communication skills needed in everyday life, particularly in getting a job, they will highlight the obstacles in the job finding process and the possible solution to these obstacles, as well as get acquainted with job searching tools. Each participant will develop his/her CV and a sample cover letter. The training includes practical exercises and
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Training on Human Rights and Public Discussions in Noyemberyan

In the scope of “Empowering Youth for Human Rights and Development” project a training on human rights and public discussions was held in Tavush Region Noyemberyan Community on April 7. The training was organized by Armenian UN Association and was attended by 25 members of “Community Center for Development” Territorial Cooperation NGO Youth Groups. The participants representing Noyemberyan, Koghb, Berdavan, Bagratashen and Ayrum communities actively participated in the training based on effective teaching material with examples, photo and video materials. After the interactive discussion the participants were engaged in team work. They highlighted the problems existing in their communities and
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