We are "Women for Development", a women-led NGO based in Gyumri since 1997. We stand for implementation of democratic reforms, poverty reduction, development processes ongoing in Armenia, as well as protection of human rights and the establishment of peace in the region.
To minimize the difference of social-economic condition between cities and remote communities in Armenia and to promote peace building in the region.
Our main topics of interest
The peace education project teaches techniques of non-violent conflict resolution at schools all over Armenia and has already reached more than 30,000.
We currently work in eight rural communities of Shirak region (Northern Armenia).
In collaboration with local municipalities and community members, we try to find solutions for most urgent problems.