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What Problems Did SHPP Program Detected?
18:11 June 22, 2016 | Small HPPs, Renewable Energy | Yerevan
On 21 June 2016 'EcoLur' Informational NGO summed up “Supporting reforms in the sector of small hydro power plants through enabling a dialogue between civil society and the Ministry of Nature Protection for sustainable use
Summarizing SHPP Monitoring Program
11:49 June 20, 2016 | Small HPPs, Renewable Energy | Yerevan
On 21 June 2016, at 13:00, the summary and presentation of the handbook of “Support to SHPP-relating Reforms Through the Dialogue of Public and RA Nature Protection Ministry for Sustainable Use of River Ecosystems” will be held at the American University of Armenia, Paramaz Avedisian Building (PAB), Room 308E (Marshal Baghramyan Avenue 40/1, 3rd floor). First Deputy Nature Protection Minister Simon Papyan, UNDP Environmental Programme Coordinator Armen Martirosyan will make speeches at this event.
Public Rising Mining Problems Not Reflected in WB Report
16:38 June 09, 2016 | Mining | Yerevan
The Armenian Government has applied to the World Bank to assess the mining sector in Armenia, which aims to help formation of strategy on soil. As result, the Bank has assessed and presented “Armenia Strategic Mineral Sector Sustainability Assessment” report on
Yerevan Lake Area - A Landfill Site (Photos)
15:09 May 24, 2016 | SOS | Yerevan
In March 2016 Yerevan Lake had water classified as “unsatisfactory” (class 4). According to “Center for Monitoring Environmental Impact” SNCO of Nature Protection Ministry, the pollution is conditioned with
Amendments to RA Forest Code Discussed at RA PM's Assignment at Agriculture Ministry
16:03 May 13, 2016 | Forest | Yerevan
Recently RA Agriculture Ministry organized the discussion of the bill “On Making Amendments and Supplements to RA Forest Code” with the participation of RA Agriculture Ministry Sergo Karapetyan, “National Center for Legislative Regulation” PIU SE Director Armen Yeghiazaryan, “ArmForest” SNCO Director Ruben Petrosyan, RA Agriculture
Whether Armenia Can Reach 20.1% Forestation without External Funding?
12:36 May 11, 2016 | Forest | Yerevan
If actions directed at the reduction of greenhouse emissions are not carried out in the world, the temperature in Armenia will increase by 3-4 degrees. As a measure for climate change mitigation, Armenia has undertaken to make its forestation 20.1% by
Meeting of CAO/IFC with SOS Amulsar Group in Yerevan
11:34 May 11, 2016 | Mining | Syunik | Vayots dzor | Yerevan
What are the investment funds of Amulsar gold mine project spent? This question was raised at the meeting of CAO/IFC (the Office of the Compliance Advisor/Ombudsman) experts with SOS Amulsar group in Yerevan, who had arrived to investigate

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