SUPPORT FOR ARTSAKH CRAFTSMEN

SUPPORT FOR ARTSAKH CRAFTSMEN

Тhe project aims to assist citizens forcibly displaced from Artsakh and resettled in Armenia, leveraging their extensive expertise in various crafts. These individuals, who previously sustained an independent economy in Artsakh, have passed down their skills through generations.  

To empower these artisans, the initiative intends to offer assistance in the form of essential tools, equipment and training programs. The support will be extended to professionals in diverse fields, including:  

  • Tailoring  
  • Carpet Weaving  
  • Jewelry Making  
  • Shoemaking  
  • Welding  
  • Tinsmithing  
  • Carpentry  
  • Blacksmithing  
  • Bricklaying  
  • Confectioner
  • Repair Work (electricians, heating system installers, plumbers, finishing specialists, etc.)  
  • Other Artisanal Trades  

Those who want to participate in the program can fill out the application at the following link

Geography

Geography

Republic of Armenia

Implementation period

Implementation period

2 months  

BENEFICIARIES  

  • Direct beneficiaries: 100 craftsmen 
  • Indirect beneficiaries: about 400 family members 

 EXPECTED OUTCOMES 

  • The project will enable resettled craftsmen from Artsakh to swiftly resume their work.  
  • This initiative will play a significant role in preserving Artsakh’s rich traditions and culture.  

COOPERATING ORGANIZATIONS