In partnership with the Rhone-Alpes region and the Armenian culture house, "Miassine" initiated « the promotion of rural tourism in Armenia through the creation of the country cottages » in 2009.
The project consisted of the implemention of the following actions:
- Constitution of a database of more than 100 homes identified in rural areas on the territory of Armenia.
- Trainig of the owners of 21 cottages selected by the steering committee.
- Financial and technical support to the constitution of the Association of Armenian cottages, advocacy with the government and local authorities.