Diaspora Ministry “discovers” Armenian communities in Costa Rica, Nicaragua

Armenian communities were discovered recently in Costa Rica and Nicaragua, with 400 and 380 Armenians, respectively.

Minister of Diaspora of Armenia, Hranush Hakobyan, informed about the aforementioned at the year-end press conference on Tuesday.

In her words, there are 30 thousand Armenian organizations, 38 pan-Armenian organizations in 20 countries, and 1,004 Armenian schools in the world.

“Twenty-six more Armenian schools opened this year alone,” added Hakobyan. “We [i.e. Armenians] have 821 communities in the world, [and] with which we work. We have Armenian institutions and organizations in 112 countries.”