In the scope of his two-day visit to , Charles Michel, the President of the European Council visited Karen Demirchyan Metro, where he learned about the progress of the Yerevan Metro Rehabilitation Project.

Through this project, the EU – European Commission and European Investment Bank – is pleased to partner with central and municipal authorities and European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) to invest in a green Yerevan. The EC President toured in several metro stations and learned about its history.

In line with CEPA and the recently-announced Economic and Investment Plan EIP, the EU is strongly committed to accelerate the shift to sustainable urban mobility in Armenia. Low-emission public and private transport must be prioritized in order to improve the Armenian people’s quality of life – less pollution, less road accidents – and strengthen the economy.


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