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    Festival-Fair “Snowy Fairytale”

    Dear Fellows, we invite you to take part in a festival-fair “Snowy Fairytale”, which will be held on December 22-23, 2018 in the city park of Chambarak. The event is organized by World Vision Armenia together with Chambarak municipality. It will be held within the framework of “EU for Tourism: Community-Based Rural Tourism and Cultural […]

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    Networking and capacity building for Community Business Council

    A meeting was held in Yeghegis community in Vayots Dzor to build the capacity of the Community Business Council and to establish cooperation with organizations operating in the tourism sector. The meeting was held with people from Agarakadzor, Khndzorut, and Nor Aznaberd communities. During the meeting, Anna Avagyan, the director of “Arevakar Travel” tour agency […]

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    Freedom at last for the bus stop bears

    We are delighted to report that, after huge amounts of hard work and thanks to the incredible fighting spirit of our team and YOUR donations, the two bus stop bears are finally rescued and safe in our care. We will never forget the horrifying conditions that these bears were being kept in. We will be […]

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    Business Trainings for Stakeholders of Tourism Value Chain in Vayots Dzor

    In November, three-day trainings on “Business Planning and Financial Management” as well as three-day trainings on “Hospitality Management and Marketing” were held in the village of Khndzorut, Vayots Dzor marz.  The trainings aimed to assist in strengthening the tourism value chain as well as adding value in the chain. Overall, 32 individuals form Khndzorut, Agarakadzor, […]

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    SunChild Eco Clubs: Environmental Consciousness among youth

    Youth members from Khndzorut and Agarakadzor communities continue their education at eco-clubs aiming to become ambassadors of the environment in their communities, preserving the surrounding environment and wildlife. More than 20 schoolchildren are involved in each eco-club. They regularly attend classes on the environment, photo, and video shooting, active citizenship, and leadership, as well as […]

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    Tree Planting in Mozrov, Armenia

    5000 new trees were planted in 8ha area of Mozrov village on November 9-10. This is the second tree planting initiative of FPWC within the frameworks of “Forest Landscape Restoration” project was in Mozrov village, Vayots Dzor Province. These seedlings were produced in the nursery of Caucasus Wildlife Refuge, established by FPWC.  By the way, […]

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    Tree planting in Vardahovit

    On October 5 a tree planting was implemented in Vardahovit village, where 20 school-age children were involved from ecological clubs in Agarakadzor and Khndzorut communities as well as from Vardahovit main school. Children gained knowledge on planting trees and practically applied their skills through planting ash-trees, apple-trees, pear trees, and various bushes. Through this program, […]

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    SunChild international environmental travel film festival

    In October and November, the “SunChild” International Environmental Festival has been continued. In the scope of this festival, meetings were held at Darbnik, Lusashogh, Agarakadzor, Khndzorut secondary schools and Charentsavan #2 main school. During these meetings, school-age children had an opportunity to watch wildlife films and discuss environmental issues of their communities. The meetings were […]

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    Gnishik village to launch irrigation system in spring with VivaCell-MTS support

    VivaCell-MTS and the Foundation for Wildlife and Cultural Assets (FPWC) continue supporting the development of rural communities. These year’s programs are currently under implementation. The tangible results of these programs will be visible upon the solution of the problems they address, and even more so, in the long-term perspective. The installation of the pipeline for […]

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    Certificate of Honor for reconstruction and improvement of Yerevan Zoo.

    Ruben Khachatryan, the Director of FPWC received Certificate of Honor from Hayk Marutyan, Yerevan Major on the occasion of the 15th anniversary of FPWC, for the great contribution to the nature preservation in Armenia and the reconstruction and improvement of Yerevan Zoo. 6 workers of Yerevan Zoo were were granted Certificates of Appreciation for their […]

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