"Connecting nature": Smart solutions for Yerevan with EU support

"Connecting nature": Smart solutions for Yerevan with EU support

22 November 2019
Thanks to a combination of the scientific potential, the latest technologies and foreign funds, measures are taken to solve environmental problems in the capital of Armenia, Yerevan. Yerevan is one of 16 European cities for which such environmentally friendly solutions are being developed.
EU wool factory creates workplaces in Armenia

EU wool factory creates workplaces in Armenia

21 November 2019
The unemployment rate is high in Armenia. Many people, mostly men, leave the country to earn money and provide for their families.
EU boosts eco-tourism and renewable energy in Armenia with new solar power plant

EU boosts eco-tourism and renewable energy in Armenia with new solar power plant

20 November 2019
Harnessing the potential of solar energy is vital for sunny countries like Armenia. Due to high energy tariffs, the majority of the population struggle to pay electricity and gas bills. Solar power is not widely used in Armenia but, because it is eco-friendly and helps to save money, it is…
Armenian entrepreneurs ready to bring their robot assistant to the market thanks to the support of the European Union

Armenian entrepreneurs ready to bring their robot assistant to the market thanks to the support of the European Union

06 September 2019
Robin the Robot is a robotic business assistant that provides services in various fields.
EU-supported ForgeFiction platform, which unites fans of science fiction with book lovers, is preparing to present its first book to readers

EU-supported ForgeFiction platform, which unites fans of science fiction with book lovers, is preparing to present its first book to readers

03 September 2019
The Armenian start-up ForgeFiction writes scripts for films and television series, and pitches them to companies in various countries involved in cinematography.
EU-supported Armenian start-up develops a solution to automate payroll and human resources policy

EU-supported Armenian start-up develops a solution to automate payroll and human resources policy

30 August 2019
An Armenian start-up company – Himnark – has developed a solution to automate payroll and employment policy for small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) in Armenia by establishing an online system.
Armenian start-up Breedge offers platform for cooperation between employers and students thanks to EU support

Armenian start-up offers platform for cooperation between employers and students thanks to EU support

28 August 2019
Created by a group of young people, Armenian start-up Breede is a cooperation platform for employers and students.

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12 August 2019
The ‘Young European Ambassadors’ initiative is the driving force of the ‘Young European Neighbours’ network, created by the ‘EU NEIGHBOURS east’ project. The role of the Young European Ambassadors (YEAs) is to connect the youth from the European Union and the Eastern partner countries (Armenia,…
Coming to a city near you: EU Sustainable Energy Week 2019

Coming to a city near you: EU Sustainable Energy Week 2019

13 June 2019
Eastern partner countries eligible for EU Sustainable Energy Awards for the first time. Shaping Europe’s Energy Future is the theme of this year’s EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW), which will happen across the EU and in the Eastern Partnership region from 17 to 21 June. Since 2006, the EUSEW…
Eco-friendly and almost free energy: Armenian communities switch to biogas thanks to EU

Eco-friendly and almost free energy: Armenian communities switch to biogas thanks to EU

29 May 2019
Natural gas is not always available in some parts of Armenia due to the lack of oil and gas reserves, as well as poor infrastructure due to the mountains. However, sometimes even when it is available people still refuse to install gas line services in their houses simply because they cannot afford…