In 2017 around 155 ha area will be planted with forest. It's also planned to complete the reforestation of 20 hectares by Lake Sevan, as well as the reforestation of 35 hectares of land adjacent to Nubarashen district. In addition, reforestation and fencing work will be carried out on 100 hectares of land in Hrazdan forestry, as RFDF Executive Director Yury Javadyan reported back the activities at the meeting of the Reforestation and Forestry Development Fund (RFDF) Board of Trustees. The Board discussed the Fund’s performance and financial statements in 2016, the activities aimed at developing and implementing reforestation programs in the year under review, as well as the acquisition, management and effective use of financial resources.
The meeting also discussed issues relevant to forest conservation, rehabilitation and the creation of new forests. The Prime Minister stressed the importance of continued and consistent reforestation and forest development efforts.
14:52 April 27, 2017