USAID's Investments for Democracy and Governance in Armenia - Dollars to Results

Results of USAID's Democracy and Governance spending

FY 2011 $10.6 M

FY 2012 $9.2 M

FY 2013 $10.6 M

FY 2014 $6.1 M

FY 2015 $2.6 M

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Onerous regulations, low human and institutional capacity, and inefficient processes hamper government effectiveness and create opportunities for corruption. In recent years, Armenia has made progress in addressing corruption, improving tax administration, and increasing effectiveness in public administration, yet mechanisms for accountability and participatory governance on the local and national levels remain weak.

USAID'S DEMOCRACY AND GOVERNANCE PROGRAM IN ARMENIA AIMS TO:

  • Strengthen democratic political culture and civil society by supporting the means through which citizens can freely organize, advocate, and communicate;
  • Promote government institutions that are democratic, effective, responsive, sustainable, and accountable to citizens;
  • Ensure that elections are competitive and reflect the will of an informed citizenry; and
  • Advance and protect individual rights and promote societies in which the state and its citizens are accountable to laws.
Through USAID assistance, partners introduce an innovative campaign to raise public awareness on free and fair elections on the

Through USAID assistance, partners introduce an innovative campaign to raise public awareness on free and fair elections on the eve of Armenia’s Presidential Elections in February 2013

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