USAID representative impressed by Armenia's success

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December 14, 2012 | 14:03

YEREVAN. - Armenia's Labor and Social Affairs Minister Artem Asatryan
received US Agency for International Development (USAID) Bureau for
Europe and Eurasia Assistant Administrator Paige Alexander, and
USAID/Armenia Mission Director Karen Hilliard.

`I highly appreciate our partnership with USAID, which enables to
discuss and resolve the problems that rise during the key reforms of
the domain,' Asatryan noted, Labor and Social Affairs Ministry press
service informed Armenian News-NEWS.am.

Upon the request of the guests, the minister presented the activities
that are carried out toward raising the effectiveness of the
cooperation and in other directions.

In her turn, Alexander stated that she had visited Armenia back in
1999 and is impressed by the country's success, specifically in the
domain of social protection, and assured that she stands ready to
contribute to the reform programs that are being implemented in this
sector.