With the Rebirth
of Artsakh Regional Development Program underway, Armenia
Fund USA with its international affiliates focuses on the revitalization
of Karabakh’s villages through a series of capacity building initiatives
that include social infrastructure (schools, clinics, access roads,
water systems) and economic development projects (Agricultural
Initiative) in the villages of three key region of Nagorno-Karabakh.
The Agricultural Initiative,
designed to upgrade the agricultural sector of Karabakh’s economy,
is a crucial factor in the overall socio-economic development
plan for the region. It is a three-year agricultural development
project that will improve the standard of living of the villages
of Nagorno-Karabakh by targeting poverty reduction. The project
started in the war-torn region of Mardakert and its cluster of
villages and is to be continuously carried onto other regions.