The Environmental Project Implementation Unit (EPIU) of Armenia technical assistance grant for the Environmental and Social Policy and Gender Policy (TA-ESGP) seeks to enhance the capacity of the EPIU to assess and manage environmental, social and gender related issues and its compliance with the Adaptation Fund’s Environmental and Social Policy and Gender Policy.

Specific activities by the EPIU for the readiness grant include:

  1. Development of environmental, social and gender risk screening and assessment guidelines and integrating them to the existing operational manual
  2. Elaboration of gender responsive, environmental and Social Policies
  3. Development of a relevant grievance mechanism
  4. Organizing corresponding trainings with staff members