Nature Protection Minister Artsvik Minasyan took part in the kick-off workshop of “Preparation of Fourth National Communication and Second Biannual Progress Report under UN Convention on Climate Change” (UNDP-GEF).
The stage of implementation of new programmes of investment was launched with the approval of a US $ million grant, which will promote the introduction of new technologies and reduction of hazardous emissions in the republic.
Minister Artsvik Minasyan outlined that Armenia clearly understands its commitments in the frames of the UN Convention on Climate Change and is willing to be involved in all possible activities with all its capacities, which will lead to the launch of adaptability actions conditioned with global climate change both in international and regional and national levels, as well as improvement of environment.
“Any economic progress is nothing, if it ensured polluted environment endangering human life and health,” Artsvik Minasyan noted.
18:03 October 28, 2016