05.12.2016

Ignati Arakelyan Presents the Acting Director of the Agriculture Project Implementation Unit State Agency of the Ministry of Agriculture

Today the RA Minister of Agriculture Ignati Arakelyan presented Gegham Gevorgyan, Acting Director of the Agriculture PIU SA of the RA MoA to the staff.

The Minister of Agriculture highlighted the importance of the works being implemented by the Agriculture PIU and praised the voluminous work carried out by the former Director Gagik Khachatryan.

The Minister noted that Gegham Gevorgyan is well aware of the works implemented by the World Bank adding that in the near future the most efficient directions of agriculture should be discussed.    

 “First of all the works implemented and results achieved within the “Community Agricultural Resource Management and Competitiveness” (CARMAC) and CARMAC 2 projects should be recorded, its efficiency analyzed and the most important directions selected, since we have limited financial means”,- said Ignati Arakelyan.

The Minister instructed actively cooperate with the relevant departments of the Ministry, discuss the projects mainly implemented in the sphere of livestock farming and veterinary services, their efficiency and the perspective to continue, as well as work towards developing “from milk storage to production” chain.  

The RA Minister of Agriculture also drew everyone’s attention to breed development, production chain, milk quality and the importance of the price.

At the end of the meeting the Minister wished success to Gegham Gevorgyan in his new position expressing hope that together with the staff he will manage to solve current problems in a short time.  

Source: minagro.am