The delegation of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Armenia visited the Ministry of Diaspora

On August 29, the Minister of Diaspora of Armenia Mkhitar Hayrapetyan received the delegation of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Armenia, including the regional UNHCR Representative in South Caucasus Johannes van der Klaauw, the new UNHCR Representative in Armenia Anna-Karin Öst, Programs Department Officer Nver Sargsyan and External Relations Associate, UNHCR  Armenia Anahit Hayrapetyan.

Greeting the guests, the Minister attached importance to the traditional active cooperation with the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in Armenia expressed the hope that this cooperation will be of a lasting nature and lead to positive results.

The steps taken for the solution to social and economic issues of Syrian-Armenians, as well as the priorities and challenges were touched upon during the conversation.

We also discussed issues related to the project “Strategies for the Integration of Individuals for the Provision of Asylum in Armenia as a Result of the Syrian Conflict 2018-2022”.

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