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An information campaign has been launched within the framework of the “Livestock Development in Armenia: South-North 2” Project

During July-August, within the framework of the “Livestock Development in Armenia: South-North 2” Project implemented by “Strategic Development Agency” NGO and financed by the Austrian Development Agency, the operational unit of Austrian Development Cooperation, an information campaign will be carried out in Syunik, Shirak and Gegharkunik regions.

The purpose of the campaign is to meet with the project’s target groups, to discuss the expected results and to present all the components of “Livestock Development in Armenia: South-North 2” Project, the trainings and the project interventions to be conducted during the project implementation period.

The Project’s intended impact is: Inclusive and sustainable agricultural growth of livestock-depending rural communities in Armenia through improved productivity and enhanced competitiveness of the private sector in the domestic and export markets. The Project is based on inclusive market systems development (IMSD) principles focused on developing sustainable service delivery and systematic change with the livestock sector through capacity development of direct beneficiaries.

The Project targets households involved in cattle breeding, actors of milk and meat value chains and Local Self-Governing Bodies of 70 rural settlements of Syunik, Gegharkunik and Shirak regions.