The Residents of Gndevaz Village Demanding from EBRD to Stop Financing Amulsar Project and Not to Violate Their Rights
12:11 October 29, 2014 | Amulsar | Vayots dzor
The residents of Gndevaz Village in Vayots Dzor made a complaint to the Ombudsman (CAO) of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) demanding to stop financing the project of opencast development of Amulsar gold mine and the construction of a heap leach facility in the territory of the village, where 209 residents
PEF Calling to Turn Down Invitations to Discuss Amulsar Project
16:07 October 28, 2014 | Amulsar | Vayots dzor
The interest of the foreign companies towards the soil reserves in Armenia doesn’t stop. Now Lydian International Company registered in one of the British offshores, is trying to develop Amulsar gold mine in any way, so it organized discussions and
IFC and EBRD Running PR Campaign in Support of Amulsar Project
16:06 October 24, 2014 | Amulsar | Syunik | Vayots dzor
The International Finance Corporation, IFC, and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, EBRD, are running a PR campaign in support of Amulsar open pit mining project and heap leach mining. IFC and EBRD are the main
Armenian Government Adopted Illegal Resolution
12:53 October 20, 2014 | Amulsar | Vayots dzor
It should be mentioned that simultaneously with adopting this decision, Lydian International Company submitted the EIA of Amulsar mining project for the environmental
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?

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