By 2020 it is planned to decrease the use of materials eroding the ozone layer by 35 percent in Armenia. This result must provide the second phase of the HCFC Phase out Management Plan. Armen Martirosyan, head of UNDP, told about this during the discussion on "Development of the Second Phase of HCFC Phase out Management Plan". Armen Martirosyan informed that a project is in process of development which will be presented for approval in 2016 at the 76th session of the Executive Committee of Montreal protocol.
Khachik Hakobyan, RA Deputy Minister of Nature Protection, stated that it will not only prevent the erosion of the ozone layer but also it will mitigate global warming.
17:01 November 25, 2015