Ongoing Projects

13.8.2017

Attachments The existing mining legislation makes it very attractive for mining companies to operate in Armenia.  However, mining done under this legislative framework exposes the country’s environment and public health to significant damage. It also deprives the country of greater economic benefits the sector could provide. It provides negligible benefits to offset these costs.   […]

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13.8.2016

Background The Women’s Support Center (WSC) launched in 2010 as a program of the Tufenkian Foundation, together with USAID and the Armenian International Women’s Association (AIWA).  Within two years, the program expanded as it grew in reputation and demand.  Beginning in 2013, WSC was able to register as an independent NGO in Armenia, while continuing close […]

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13.8.2016

Background According to a 2016 UNICEF report, one-third of Armenian children are poor and vulnerable. Such children often face difficult life situations, as they live in families that fail to provide them with sufficient care, parenting, resources, and education. The “Family and Community” NGO aims to help these children, along with their families, by addressing […]

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