On 17th of February 2020 in Shirak region “Strategic Development Agency” (SDA) NGO within the framework of “Livestock Development in Armenia: South – North” project, co-financed by Austrian Development Agency, the operational unit of Austrian Development Cooperation and Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, organized official openings of “Lead Farm” established in Azatan Community and Communal veterinary service point founded in Djradzor rural settlement of Amasia Community. After the official opening ceremony of “Lead Farm” the results/achievements of the “Livestock Development in Armenia: South-North” Project were presented to the participants (the Project is implemented by SDA NGO in Lori, Shirak, Tavush and Gegharkunik regions of Armenia).
The event was attended by the representatives of the Ministry of Economy, Governor of Shirak Tigran Petrosyan, the regional director of Austrian Development Agency the operational unit of Austrian Development Cooperation Mr. Herhard Schaumberger and the regional director of Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation Ms. Danielle Meuwly, as well as the representatives of local and international organizations, beneficiary processors etc.
The guests highly appreciated the project interventions implemented by SDA NGO in Shirak region, highlighting the role of the project in community development.
At the end of the event Shirak Governor Mr. T. Petrosyan thanked the Chairman of SDA NGO Mr. M. Ayvazyan for implementation of large-scale work on development of livestock farming in Shirak region.