Environmental Expertise Must Turn Down Amulsar Project
16:00 September 26, 2014 | Amulsar | Vayots dzor
Despite the volume of the documentation – 440 pages of the EIA, 25 appendices and closed mining project, the EIA doesn’t reflect real risks for health and environment, while the public
Gndevaz Villagers Started New Signature Collecting Against Amulsar Project
14:56 August 30, 2014 | Amulsar | Vayots dzor
employees of the Information Center replied that no problems have arisen during 6-7 years of their operation. As one of the participants Karen Barseghyan, a Gndevaz villager said, the villagers intend to address a letter to one of the main shareholders of the company – the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, demanding to stop the funding of the project. The signature collecting has
Gndevaz Villager: Gold Mine Won't Operate, Gndevaz Villagers Won't Allow
13:39 August 29, 2014 | Amulsar | Syunik | Vayots dzor
A villager, “Do you know where Amulsar is? Have you been there?... Sitting at home you wrote a tautology, you didn’t answer my question, eventually you must understand that people are living here, thousands of living creatures, children, elderly people, how can you stand the rocket?
Amulsar Passions Transferred to Yerevan
12:25 August 27, 2014 | Amulsar | Syunik | Vayots dzor | Yerevan
At the press conference held on 26 August at “EcoLur” Press Club Gndevaz villager, journalist Tehmine Yenoqyan, Pan-Armenian Environmental Front member Levon Galstyan and “EcoLur” Informational NGO President Inga Zarafyan expressed their opinions on Amulsar gold mining project and the construction of the heap leach plant. Gndevaz Village head and several villagers also attended the press conference
Why Did Gndevaz Villagers Get Angry?
08:43 August 26, 2014 | Amulsar | Syunik | Vayots dzor
Gndevaz villager were angry with the fact though the hearings were held in Gndevaz Village, where the heap leach plant will be constructed, there was no room in the hall for Gndevaz villagers even to stand
Press Conference: Why Scandal Occurred at Amulsar Mine Public Hearings
14:57 August 25, 2014 | Amulsar | Yerevan
On 26 August, at 12:00, EcoLur Press Club will host Gndevaz villager, journalist Tehmine Ynoqyan, Pan-Armenian Environmental Front member Levon Galstyan and “EcoLur” Informational NGO President Inga Zarafyan, who will speak about the outcomes of
Scandal at Public Hearings of Amulsar Project
11:26 August 25, 2014 | Amulsar | Syunik | Vayots dzor
On 25 August, at 10:00 a.m., the public hearings of Amulsar gold mining project and EIA accountability held in Gndevaz Community, Vayots Dzor Region started with scandal. The project authors just started presenting the project, when a Gndevaz villager asked
Why Gndevaz Villagers Opposed to Amulsar Project?
15:30 August 04, 2014 | Amulsar | Vayots dzor
We also worked at Amulsar, the mine is not open yet, but we worked during the geoprospecting…For example, I took part in the geoprospecting in Amulsar for one year, I worked for Geoteam Company. They drilled thousands of wells, and whoever worked there had problems with their health. For example, I had

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