Designing for Impact

About the Event:

Tigran Tshorokhyan discussed the work at the Armenia National SDG Innovation Lab, which aims to mainstream the culture of innovation and experimentation in policy-making for sustainable development. The SDG Innovation Lab is a joint initiative of the Government of Armenia and the United Nations, supported by the UNDP in Armenia. The Lab aims to further unlock Armenia’s development potential and accelerate the implementation of Agenda 2030. The SDG Innovation Lab’s team of innovators brings rigorous academic research and evidence into policy-making and prototypes “ready to scale” sustainable development solutions. The Lab runs experiments to provide policy-relevant insights and craft policy. It boasts a broad portfolio of innovation projects that address complex societal, environmental, and economic challenges. For more, please visit

About the Speaker:

Tigran Tshorokhyan, SDG Innovation Lab Lead