Martuni development Project.

Development Principles NGO, Armenian Missionary Association of America, Children of Armenia Fund, Fund for Armenian Relief and World Vision Armenia cooperate in the framework of “One Representative Village” project. The village involved in this partnership project is Martuni in Gegharkunik region of Armenia. The cooperation of the six development organizations was initiated as part of the events organized in the framework of the Centennial of Armenian Genocide. The village was founded in 1921 by the people who during the Armenian Genocide were forced to leave their homes in Van, Alashkert, Kars and Sasun and migrate to Armenia and start a new life in the location of Martuni village they founded back then.

In the framework of the project 2 tractors and 10 mowers were provided to the Pasture Users’ Consuming Cooperative established as part of the project. As part of the project it is planned to reconstruct the drinking water system which will enable the inhabitants to permanently have drinking water.

With generous help of Heifer International, Development Principles NGO supports rural families of Martuni to start and develop small family farms ...

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