AMAP Human Development NGO met with Smithsonian International Office at National Museum of American Indians in Washington DC, USA. Carolyn Rapkievian coordinated the meeting. Smithsonian International Office introduced their USAID-funded project to develop cultural tourism in Armenia. Solimar International agency contracted to work on this has a list of 3000 travel agencies, which they will access to promote the region.
During meeting Simon Jones from Solimar International introduced the Smithsonian Institution and Armenian Travel Operators were introduced to Smithsonian International Office. After the discussion meeting, AMAP was given a tour of the Museum.