In Dastakert, Syunik, a family struggles for survival

In Dastakert village in Armenia’s southern Syunik region, 13-year old Abrik is learning to read and write. In 2020, his mother committed suicide, his father has abandoned the family. Abrik and his four siblings live with their aunt Shogher, who has two other children. The family lives on government benefits and still struggle to make ends meet. CivilNet’s team went to Dastakert to find out more about Abrik and his family.