What is Zarmanazan?

A creative and interactive Western Armenian language immersion program.

Armenian is central to daily life and all activities.

Open to all children and youth of the Diaspora.

And many more activities…




What is Zartsants?

The online version of Zarmanazan, which takes place since 2020 due to the pandemic restrictions.

Media coverage

The educational programme of “Zarmanazan” was launched by the Armenian Communities Department of the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation in 2017 as part of its Western Armenian revitalisation programme. It is organised in partnership with L’association Mille et un Mondes (Lyon, France) and Institut National des Langues et Civilisations Orientales (INALCO, Paris, France).

The Zarmanazan summer programme is certified by the French Ministry of Youth and Sports.