Beneficiaries Description: Direct beneficiaries of the project are 11,382 community members living in Vardenis region.
Project Area: Vardenis Region of Gegharquniq marz
Project Goals: to invest in developing the community based tourism in Vardenis through discovery and presentation of local values during the organized thematic festivals.
- Explore the cultural values of small communities to wider public, attracting new visitors which will invest in the development of ethnic tourism in Armenia.
- Using the participatory methodology enhance the capacity of three local communities to organize community based large events and accept wide range of tourists in their settlement.
|Start Date:||August 14, 2015|
|End Date:||October 15, 2015|
|Coordinator / Responsible Person:||Alina Hovhannisyan|
|Implementer:||Homeland Development Initiative Foundation (HDIF)|
|Project Cost by JMF:||AMD: 2,384,623 USD: 4,968|
|Project Cost by WV and CB:||AMD: 1,496,450 USD: 3117|
|Project Cost by Other Donors:||AMD: 3,697,742.52 USD: 7 704.6|