Executive Director Ara Vardanyan visited Nagorno-Karabakh Republic on Saturday, 12 July, 2008. During his visit Ara Vardanyan had a meeting with Prime-Minister of NKR Araik Harutyunyan and Minister of Urban Development Anahit Vardanyan. The group also visited Hadrut hospital being reconstructed by Armenia Fund, Inc.
Number of new projects to be implemented in Artsakh have been agreed upon, among them construction of schools, healthcare facilities and water-mains. Two major projects are scheduled in the sphere of school-building, namely, Chartar village school reconstruction in Martouni region by French affiliate and Spitakashen village school construction by Hayastan Foundation Toronto. Through sponsorship of Los Angeles and French affiliates new health posts will be constructed and fully furnished in three communities. One ambulance car for each health post will be also provided.
The construction of Berdashen village water-main is also among the Fund’s upcoming projects.
The Executive Director Ara Vardanyan said: “As a result of lasting successful cooperation and mutual understanding between Hayastan All-Armenian Fund management and NKR Government we can carry out major projects which serve as guarantee for strength and prosperity of Artsakh.”