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  • Status: Ongoing
  • Thematic area: Arts and culture
  • Country: Turkey
  • Year approved:2020

Aras Publishing House

  • Name of organisation / initiative supported: Aras Publishing House
  • Start date: 1 July 2020
  • End date: 30 September 2022

Initiative summary:

With a 25-year history, Aras is the world’s only bilingual Armenian-Turkish publishing house. Its main objective is introducing Armenian literature, history and culture to a Turkish audience, in order to promote peaceful dialogue between Armenians, Turks, Kurds and other groups. With EED funding, they launched Hippo, a series of children's books in both Armenian and Turkish editions to provide children of both communities with a common literary experience.

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