Assistance addressed to tourism development


With backing of the Ministry of Environment, in the frames of “Mainstreaming Sustainable Land and Forest Management in Mountain of North-Eastern Armenia” project, funded by Global Environmental Facility (GEF) and implemented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in the period of 2018-2019 “Lore” Rescue Team NGO implemented “Sports and adventure tourism development” project in the forest area nearby Stepanavan, the objective of which is the development of nature-based tourism through establishing a rope park.
The incomes generated from recreational park’s services are directed to the preservation of adjacent forests and afforestation. "Lore" NGO is also  provided with a drone and relevant experience for forest monitoring.
The project was implemented with the technical support of the UNDP-GEF Small Grants Programme.
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