Heifer CFO and Armenian Country Director meet the Minister of Agriculture

YEREVAN. – Armenian Minister of Agriculture Sergo Karapetyan on Monday had a working meeting with Heifer Project International’s Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Robert Bloom, and Country Director at Heifer International Armenia, Anahit Ghazanchyan.

The Minister highly appreciated Heifer International’s programs being implemented in Armenia and expressed a conviction that these undertakings will continue, the Agriculture Ministry press service informs.

“With its geographical location, Armenia has a huge significance for the region. [And] In recent years, the [Armenian] state is focusing more on developing agriculture,” Karapetyan noted.

In his turn, Robert Bloom informed that he is impressed by the course of the activities being carried out in Armenia.

Also, the interlocutors specifically touched upon the matter of increasing the number of agricultural communities.

Bloom expressed a readiness to thoroughly study the presented proposals and to inform about the decisions that are reached.