World Bank Regional Director briefs Armenian Deputy PM on possible directions and tools of cooperation


YEREVAN, NOVEMBER 28, ARMENPRESS. Armenian Deputy Prime Minister Mher Grigoryan received World Bank Regional Director for the South Caucasus Rolande Pryce.

At the beginning of the meeting, the participants discussed the basic needs of the forcibly displaced refugees from Nagorno-Karabakh and the programs developed by the government to address them, Grigoryan’s office said.

"Rolande Pryce reaffirmed the World Bank's readiness to support Armenia and presented possible directions and tools of cooperation," the statement reads.

 According to the source, the interlocutors exchanged ideas, particularly focusing on infrastructure development and public administration reforms in Armenia.

It is noted that, as part of the meeting, Mher Grigoryan presented the "Crossroads of Peace" project to the World Bank Regional Director for the South Caucasus, outlining its main goals and the development trends of the region in case of its implementation.