Issues Of UN-Armenia Cooperation Discussed At MFA

23.07.2009 14:40

On July 23 the Foreign Minister of Armenia, Edward Nalbandian,
received UN Resident Coordinator in Armenia Consuelo Vidal. Issues
related to the activity of the UN Office in Armenia were discussed.

Edward Nalbandian hailed the activity of the UN in Armenia and the
programs it implements. The Minister attached importance to the
development and adoption of the program for 2010-2015, guaranteeing
the Ministry’s support for implementation of its objectives.

Mrs. Vidal expressed gratitude to Minister Nalbandian for the support
of the Armenian government agencies to the activity of the UN Office,
which has been greatly appreciated by the UN Headquarters.

The interlocutors discussed the provisions of the "2010-2015 United
Nations Framework for Development Assistance." Consuelo Vidal
emphasized the importance of the coordinating role of the MFA in
the development of the program, the participation of all interested
agencies and non-governmental organizations.