Business Trainings for Rural Community Members

Presently, the second stage of the joint project being implemented by “Women for Development” NGO and the European Fund for Southeast Europe Development Facility (EFSE DF) is underway. In frames of this project, on October 5-9, 2019 training on “How to Start Your Own Business in Armenia: Developing a Business Plan” was organized for 9 members from […]

Youth Active Groups’ Activities Report Out at the WFD Office

On October 1st WFD NGO hosted the members of the Youth Active Groups from the beneficiary communities at our office. The purpose of the meeting was to report on the activities which were implemented in target villages during the past 3 months, as well as to share new ideas with each other, along with the […]

Another opening event in WFD beneficiary community

30.09.2019 This time we had the honor to cut the ribbon for the opening of the Anushavan community events hall, followed by a ceremony performed by the local priest. Mane Vardanyan, the director of Anushavan Arts School and youth active group’s officer, delivered an opening speech, which included a detailed report on joint projects implemented […]

When Your Hobby Becomes a Source of Income

Participation in business trainings organized in frames of a joint project conducted by “Women for Development” NGO and the European Fund for Southeast Europe Development Facility (EFSE DF) became life-changing for Liza. Her business idea developed during the training course was funded, which made it possible for Liza to attend a professional course on baking […]

Summer School in Prague

In August 2019, WFD NGO staff members Arpine Nikolyan and Anahit Hakobyan participated in the American Institute for Political and Economic Systems’ (AIPES) summer school in Prague, Czech Republic. This 3 weeks-long intense course was organized by The Fund for American Studies (TFAS), in collaboration with Charles University. The total number of the students was […]

ToT training course for Youth

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Good opportunity for youth to participate in ToT training course conducted by MICC – Model International Criminal Court. The MICC Training in Georgia (27 October 2019 – 02 November 2019) will gather 31 participants from Armenia, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Germany and Poland. This activity is supported by the European Union under the Erasmus+Programme. Don’t miss your […]

Study visit to Georgia (CSRDG)

Last week 4 staff members of the NGO Women for Development went to Tbilisi to participate in the informative training organized by “Center of Strategic Research and Development of Georgia” (CSRDG, to get acquainted with several social enterprises functioning in Georgia through CSRDG support. The informative training was carried out by Eka Datuashvili, Coordinator […]

Training on the topic “Rural tourism”

27.05.2019 “Granny´’s House” bed and breakfast in Megrashat is now officially welcoming fans of eco-tourism! Surrounded by picturesque countryside nature, it offers a wonderful place to escape from the city’s hustle and bustle and instead to enjoy fresh air and taste delicious ecologically clean food. The first guests of facility were from our team together […]

Forum Theaters Clubs Conference

18.05.2019 On May 18th, the conference of Forum Theater clubs, established in WFD NGO beneficiary communities, took place. The conference had the goal of summarizing the activities of the Forum Theater clubs implemented during the last year as well as sharing successes, challenges and gained results. Representatives of rural administration bodies, school principals, club leaders […]

Another New Performance in Tsoghamarg Community

17․05․2019 Tsoghamarg Forum Theater club delivered its newest performance for the community audience, which was titled “Misunderstood Words” and was about teacher-pupil-parent relationship. The topic was selected and staged with the help of the club members. The performance was attended by WFD NGO staff members, teachers, pupils, parents and community members. Upon the end of […]