IFAD TO PROVIDE 11.9 MILLION DOLLARS FOR DEVELOPMENT OF ARMENIAN RURAL SETTLEMENTS

Noyan Tapan
Jan 10, 2008

ROME, JANUARY 10, NOYAN TAPAN. The Armenian ambassador to Italy
Ruben Shugarian and the president of the UN International Fund for
Agricultural Development (IFAD) Lennard Bage on January 8 signed an
agreement on financing the program "Market Opportunity to Farmers"
between the Republic of Armenia and the IFAD. NT was informed by the RA
MFA Press and Information Department that under the agreement Armenia
will receive 11.9 million dollars, in particular, for development of
rural settlements and small enterprises in these settlements.