Anushavan Arts School Celebrated its 1st Anniversary

One year ago, on this very day, Anushavan Arts School opened its doors for community youth and schoolchildren. After a 28 years’ break, the school restarted its operations and began hosting children for national song and dance clubs, and the previously gloomy walls were decorated with children’s bright colored paintings. Arts School renovation works started […]

Success stories of WFD funded small businesses, 2018-2019

“Greenhouse in Arpeni village” project, implemented by Gohar Gevorgyan During the period from April to November Gohar harvested three times. The first harvest – cucumbers – was received just 40 days after sowing. During 7 months Gohar managed to harvest more than 220 kg of cucumber,, tomatoes and 2 types of pepper. The whole of […]

When Your Hobby Becomes a Source of Income

Participation in business trainings organized by “Women for Development” NGO 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 and to purchase the necessary equipment. In short time, Liza was able to establish her small business in […]

Piloting Peace Education in Poland

We would like to share with the followers of our web site one of the first and cheerful letters received in 2016. It is sent to us by Magdalena Brzezińska, a teacher of the Junior High School of the Catholic Cultural Society in Bielsko-Biala, Poland. The representatives of the NGO WFD had a meeting with […]

Piloting Peace Education in Poland

We would like to share with the followers of our web site one of the first and cheerful letters received in 2016. It is sent to us by Magdalena Brzezińska, a teacher of the Junior High School of the Catholic Cultural Society in Bielsko-Biala, Poland. The representatives of the NGO WFD had a meeting with […]

Feedback From Zolakar School

Zolakar

WFD NGO has received multiple opinions and suggestions from the teachers and pupils on the project within the monitoring of “Conflict Management Education” in schools project. From now on in the section “Feedback from participants” we will present more remarkable opinions and conceptions received from various Marzes of Armenia to your attention, we will share […]

Success Story of Gegharkunik Marz

“A week ago during a phone call with Suren, serving in the Army, he told me he was acting as a peacekeeper there too and all his comrades liked him for finding true solutions to conflict situations”. Such is the response of the pupil from the secondary school in Gegharkunik marz, serving in the Army now. This […]

This event was a victory for me…

Lanjik

“This event was a victory for me” lines are quoted from the thank-you letter written by Lanjik community officer Armenuhi Arakelyan. WFD NGO too extends its thanks to A. Arakelyan for her devoted and efficient work, as well as to all those who brought their support to the successful launch of this wonderful project. Here […]

“Thanks to WFD, I now have a job…”

Tsovinar 1

“It has been already three years since WFD established a community center in Arpeni. The meetings and events organized at the center were something new, interesting and also very important for me. Every Saturday and Sunday has been working days for me, because I was volunteering for the children’s group formed within the community center. […]

“ Everyone in the village talks with appreciation about our community center and the computer classes…”

Lilit

“I first learned about our community center, from Mariam Ghukasyan, the center’s officer. I was participating in meetings at the center and later also started volunteering for different events. Volunteering helped me to look into things from different perspective and also gave me the freedom to make suggestions for developing Torosagyugh. The later was especially […]