Ecoeducational and ecotourism development perspectives in the regional schools


Deputy Minister Khachik Hakobyan was on a visit to the secondary school in Getashen, Armavir Region. The school administration has adopted a healthy lifestyle and ecoeducation policy in education.

Appreciating school ecoeducational and agricultural policy, the deputy minister stated that similar educational institutions must be a model for other schools and encourage a healthy lifestyle, attention towards the environment and the nature. Similar schools may become attractive for tourists.

Accompanied by school headmaster Mukoyan, the representatives of the ministry got acquainted with the school activities, met schoolchildren, went to the greenhouses and gardens, where each class has its own piece of land and cultivates the latter.

At the end of the meeting the parties discussed perspectives of cooperation in the field of ecotourism and agrotourism within the scope of ecotourism development.