Thor Heyerdahl Explorer Camp Expedition-2017: Expedition in Siberia

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We invite you in a wonderful trip through the countries together with Thor Heyerdahl Explorer Camp Expedition!

This international project for young explorers aged 12-16, who have a common goal to develop joint research and to learn more about the culture of different countries. The project is supported by three countries – Norway, Russia and Armenia with help of Thor Heyerdahl jr., Russian Geographical Society, Vahakn and Hasmig Hovnanian Foundation. The main purpose of this expedition is to nurture the leaders on the examples of famous people – travelers and scientists, who take care of peace, cultural identity and support international dialogue. Our participants are the school children who realize scientific projects in ecology, ethnography and study of local lore, the winners of competition in biology and history, members of touristic clubs. Continue reading “Thor Heyerdahl Explorer Camp Expedition-2017: Expedition in Siberia”

Ten incredible days: Thor Heyerdahl explorer camp expedition in Armenia

Eleven young researchers took part in the first international youth expedition «Thor Heyerdahl explorer camp expedition» in Armenia, 1-10 August, 2016.

Expedition had symbolic start in Yerevan on the earth of the first explorer Noah. Young participants 12-16 years old cam  e from different cities of Armenia and from Novosibirsk touristic club Kon-Tiki. Project was supported by Norwegian marine biologist, special advisor of Kon-Tiki Museum Thor Heyerdahl jr., Vahakn and Hasmig Hovnanian Foundation and Russian Geographical Society. Th Continue reading “Ten incredible days: Thor Heyerdahl explorer camp expedition in Armenia”

Young explorers from Russia and Armenia will share their best practices on culture, science and tourism

The first Thor Heyerdahl Explorer Camp Expedition for young people starts in Armenia from 1st till 10th August.  Young explorers from Russia and Armenia take part in this expedition. Project is organized by marine biologist, special adviser of Kon-Tiki Museum Thor Heyerdahl jr., the son of the famous Norwegian traveler and scientist, with the support of the “Vahakn and Hasmig Hovnanian” Foundation and Russian Geographical Society. Continue reading “Young explorers from Russia and Armenia will share their best practices on culture, science and tourism”