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    Visiting Vayots Dzor to reveal the tourism potential

    On November 28 and 29th, around 35 members of the Armenian Tourism Federation visited Vayots Dzor region to get acquainted with the touristic products & services offered in the region. The participants had a tour  in the area, got acquainted with  local eco – tourism opportunities, newly created tourism products & services as well as […]

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    The new film by FPWC eco – club released successfully

    We are thrilled to state that the children of our eco-club from Agarakadzor village (Vayots Dzor region) have already completed the editing works of their first film and now it’s ready for broadcast! They have worked indeed hard with a team of operators, film directors & editors to come up with a problem statement existing […]

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    The Master of Agarakadzor village

    Hrach Manukyan is a talented craftsman from Agarakadzor, engaged in pottery, woodworking and ironwork. He currently runs his own small workshop located on the hilltop of the village. The source of Hrach’s inspiration is the scenery of his native village, the flora & fauna of the area, protected by Hrach and his co- villagers. Coached […]

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    New biking route ready for cyclers

    Within the logic of promoting environmentally friendly tourism in rural areas rich in biodiversity, the FPWC has set a partnership with Velo Club, local organization promoting involvement of youth in rural projects, as well as promoting healthy lifestyle by reducing carbon footprint. As a result of cooperation, a 20 km route in Khndzorut village was […]

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    The new business model at a bordering Khndzorut village

    Khndzorut community is one of the small villages of Zaritap settlement, bordering Nakhichevan with a maximum of 500 inhabitants. The population is mainly engaged in agriculture and animal husbandry, and under such circumstances, the idea of Monica to open a bakery-café in her small village was bold & challenging, yet never impossible In a few […]

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    The human capital of Vayots Dzor region. The real assets

    The true assets of each region, the assets that bring development, peace and love into their communities are always people. People who care for their homeland and protect their wildlife will always be the driving force for every community in particular and for the country in general In this video we are proud to introduce […]

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    The next phase of the environmental program has started in Gnishik

    About 12,000 trees will be planted, in Gnishik settlement of Vayots Dzor region, by the end of the year. The work has already begun. The community officials and residents attending the tree planting are excited. They expect the same desired results as last year’s tree planting in the same area, which was so successful. In […]

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  • Over 15 000 tree seedlings are planned to be planted by the end of 2019 in Ararat and Vayots Dzor regions.

    This time the partners organized a tree planting in Vardahovit, Vayots Dzor region, to restore the degraded forest area. In order to make further seedling care more reliable, they have installed safe, portable electric fences. The tree planting was implemented within the framework of the “Developing Forest Landscape Restoration (FLR) on a basis of Caucasus […]

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    А MOU was signed between the FPWC and NAUA

    On the 11th of November, within the framework of the event dedicated to the 90th anniversary of the National Agrarian University of Armenia (NAUA), the Faculty of Veterinary and Livestock Breeding, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed between the Foundation for the Preservation of Wildlife and Cultural Assets (FPWC) and NAUA. The Memorandum of Understanding […]

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    The opening ceremony of “Gnishik Visitor Center” took place

    The opening ceremony of the Gnishik Visitor Center took place, too, which is constructed by the Foundation for the Preservation of Wildlife and Cultural Assets (FPWC), with the support of VivaCell-MTS, World Land Trust and FPWC Board Member Haig Balian. The Center will play an important role in the development of the community, eco-tourism activation, […]

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