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Sustainable Reintegration after Voluntary Return (SRAVR)

Project Duration: 2006-ongoing

Number of Beneficiaries: 472 people, 283 cases

Target group: Voluntary returnees from Belgium

Location: Armenia

Goal։ Assist voluntary returnees from Belgium to get reintegrated in Armenia.


Provide social assistance such as;

  • House rent
  • Utility bills
  • Household items and furniture
  •  Construction materials
  • Clothing, food etc.

Provide medication and medical services such as;

  • Medication
  • Medical check-ups and surgeries etc.

Provide grants for startups such as;

  • Trade
  • Animal husbandry
  • Taxi service

The activities of the project involve but not exclude the following steps.

  • To get in touch with and meet returnees from Belgium
  • Asses needs and provide social counseling
  • Assist returnees to solve their apartment issues
  • Provide medical, social, psychological and legal assistance
  • Provide some opportunities for vocational training
  • Assist returnees in employment
  • Contribute to children’s reintegration/integration

Funding Partners: Belgian governmentCaritas Belgium, EU Return Fund

Budget: 13 000 €

Project manager: Movses Hakobyan