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 […]

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 […]

“Aside from receiving throughout computer skills, I have also gained confidence…”

Arevik

“Involvement in this project and the computer courses have brought many positive changes into my life. Aside from receiving throughout computer skills, I have also gained confidence. I fell that I am good at teaching, and through doing my job I have a small contribution in the development of my home community. During the course […]

“…everyone can release their dreams: all you need is dedication and hard work.”

Manushak Nersisyan

Manushak Nersisyan from Goghovit has been actively engaged in the work of Goghovit community centre since 2008. She has shared a few important events of her live and her involvement in the WFD’s activities.  “I learned needling from my mother, who was the teacher of arts at Goghovit secondary school. As a child, I would […]