Location of Ararat within Armenia
|• Governor||Aramayis Grigoryan(2013)|
|• Total||2,096 km2 (809 sq mi)|
|• Density||120/km2 (310/sq mi)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+05|
|ISO 3166 code||AM.AR|
In 1993 and again in 1995, CYMA (Canadian Youth Mission to Armenia) worked in Ararat province. They built community centers, fixed schools, had a children's day camp and gave aid to families affected by the Nagorno-Karabakh War. CYMA co-founders Archbishop Hovnan Derderian and Ronald Alepian chose Ararat due to its well-organized youth movement.
There are 4 urban communities and 93 rural communities.
References[change | change source]
- "RA Ararat Marz" (PDF). Marzes of the Republic of Armenia in Figures, 2002-2006. National Statistical Service of the Republic of Armenia. 2007.