In Englisheng
|
|
Adopt a Project
Donors
Applicants
Press Releases
Announcements
News Archive
Features
Latest Videos
Gift
Search News

Search in:
Month:
Year:
NEWS Press Releases New Irrigation Water System in Baghanis Village
2017-07-13
New Irrigation Water System in Baghanis Village
The border village of Baghanis, Tavush region, has been called “baghanis”, the same as “bath” as a result of being the only village with the river in the region. Despite the name the village didn’t have irrigation water system till this July.
With support from the Devecyan, Ekserciyan and Simsiroglu families of Argentina, Hayastan All-Armenian Fund has rebuilt the 2.4-kilometer irrigation network of the border village of Baghanis, making it possible to cultivate between 20 and 25 additional hectares of land. The main occupations of the community, which comprises 262 households are vegetable farming, viticulture, and livestock breeding.

According to Mayor of the village, Narek Sahakyan, the necessity of irrigation water system has long been felt in the community, which lives under the Azerbaijani shelling. “Our villagers feel a very strong bond with their native land. People of Baghanis will never leave the village and the programs like this keep our bond even stronger”.
Argentinean-Armenian benefactor Kirkor Simsiroglu, who was the first one to open the water tap, says that Diaspora wants Armenians to feel safe in their native land. “We committed ourselves to support the development of Armenia and we are very happy to see the changes we bring to the village and to families of Baghanis”, says Simsiroglu.
Photos

Other News:

2017-11-13
Minibus is donated to Children’s Home of Gyumri

2017-11-10
Twenty computers donated to the College of Informatics in Yerevan

2017-11-09
American elected officials appeal for support of Hayastan All Armenian Fund Telethon

2017-11-01
With 700,000 donors worldwide, Hayastan All-Armenian Fund is among organizations most trusted by supporters

2017-10-23
Driver Aram. "During these 25 years I was not only a driver, but also a photographer, a project manager and so on..."

2017-10-22
Constructing One School, Furnishing Two In Kashatagh Region, Artsakh

2017-10-02
The 31st Homeless Family In Gyumri Received An Apartment

2017-09-29
Doctors From Glendale Performed Free Surgeries At Noyemberyan Hospital

2017-09-28
Millenials of Khachardzan Met the Argentinean-Armenian Benefactors

2017-09-27
A Kindergarten Opened In Noragyugh, Artsakh

designed and developed in