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Armenia Tree Project: Pioneer in Deforestation Solutions & Environmental Education

Anahit Gharibyan was the first employee of the Armenia Tree Project Charitable Foundation (ATP) when it was created in 1994 by philanthropist Carolyn Mugar. In this in-depth and highly personal interview, Anahit shares the story of this pioneering environmental education initiative’s deforestation solutions against the backdrop of Armenia’s history going from a former Soviet state to independence, and her own experience of being a member of the diaspora--twice.

Armenia Tree Project: Pioneer in Deforestation Solutions & Environmental Education