20:13 July 03, 2017 | SOS | Gegharkunik | Yerevan
On 3 June RA National Assembly Standing Committee on Territorial Administration, Local Governance, Agriculture and Nature Protection discussed the bill on making amendments to RA Law 'On Approving Annual and Complex Programs for Recovery, Conservation, Reproduction and Use of Lake Sevan Ecosystem'.
15:35 July 03, 2017 | SOS | Gegharkunik | Yerevan
On 4 July, at 10:00, S.O.S Sevan initiative will hold a protest demonstration in front of RA National Assembly against the governmental proposal to have additional water intake of 100 million cum water from Lake Sevan.
On the same day, at 9:00, the local residents in Gegharkounik Region will hold a protest demonstration near the entrance of Sevan-Hrazdan water intake (next to 'Harsnaqar' Hotel Complex).
11:59 July 03, 2017 | SOS | Gegharkunik
On 1 July Gegharkounik-Based 'Azhdahak' Environmental Center, Gehgarkounik Region, held a protest demonstration in the protection of Lake Sevan.
In the Center's press release addressed to EcoLur it says, ''Azhdahak' Environmental Center' operating in the area next to Lake Sevan raised their voices of protesting against additional water intake from Lake Sevan.
18:37 June 30, 2017 | SOS
The geography of “S.O.S Sevan” Initiative is expanding. On Change.org people leave their comments starting from 'I'm joining' to accusations. There are many comments from different towns in Armenia – Yerevan, Gavar, Martuni, Sevan, Tsaghkadzor, and Alaverdi. “S.O.S. Garni” Initiative, Public Environmental Alliance and 'Armenian Center for Protection of Human Rights after A. D. Sakharov' joined S.O.S. Sevan InitiativeThere are also
20:04 June 29, 2017 | SOS | Gegharkunik
On 27 June S.O.S. Sevan initiative members raised risks connected with the governmental bill on additional water intake of 100 million cum from Lake Sevan at the round table-press conference held at EcoLur Press Club. EcoLur Informational NGO President Inga Zarafyan mentioned that the bill doesn’t say anything about the impact
14:57 June 29, 2017 | SOS | Gegharkunik
The Level of Lake Sevan has started decreasing: during these four days it decreased for 2 centimeters from 1900.91 meters to 1900.89 meters. Last year on 29 June the lake level was
17:41 June 28, 2017 | SOS | Gegharkunik
'S.O.S Sevan' Initiative has launched signature collection against additional water intake from Lake Sevan on Change.org website. The message of the initiative says: 'WE ARE AGAINST ADDITIONAL WATER INTAKE FROM LAKE SEVAN The agenda of RA National Assembly for 4 July includes the bill on
19:33 June 27, 2017 | SOS | Gegharkunik | Yerevan
S.O.S. Sevan Initiative has addressed an open letter to Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan, RA National Assembly Chairman Ara Babloyan, Vardevan Grigoryan - Chairman of RA National Assembly Standing Committee on Territorial Administration, Local Governance, Agriculture and Nature Protection with a demand to reject the bill on the additional water
20:04 June 23, 2017 | SOS | Kotayk
Byureghavan Town residents in Kotayq Region and the owners of the summer houses in Nurnus are beating an alarm signal: the emissions of 'Aroghj Sunk' Company dealing with the production of mushroom compost are poisoning the environment: we speak about
19:35 June 23, 2017 | SOS | Gegharkunik
S.O.S. Sevan Initiative has applied to the Members of Parliament urging them not to permit additional water intake from Lake Sevan in the amount of 100 million m3, and not to accept the government's proposals to make amendments to RA Law 'On Approving Annual and Complex Programs for Recovery, Conservation, Reproduction and Use of Lake Sevan Ecosystem'.
S.O.S. Sevan Initiative has also addressed an open letter to Armenian
16:00 June 23, 2017 | SOS | Vayots dzor
The Armenian Government granted another privilege to Lydian Armenia CJSC, which is going to develop Amulsar gold mine exempting the company from import duty
14:05 June 23, 2017 | SOS | Gegharkunik
The Armenian Government has started implementing its extremely hazardous program on making money at the expense of Lake Sevan. The government is proposing to add 100 million cum in 2017 to the statutory-set 170 million cum water intake from
17:32 June 19, 2017 | SOS | Kotayk
RA Nature Protection Ministry was the first to respond to SOS Garni Initiative's letter, which has been addressed to the Armenian Prime Minister. In their letter Garni residents are demanding, ''...to bring 'Qaghtsrashen Gravity Irrigation System' amended
15:01 June 19, 2017 | SOS | Yerevan
13 trees have been cut down at 3/9 Totovents in Nork, as the local residents are beating an alarm signal to Yerevan Aldermen's Council member
17:41 June 12, 2017 | SOS | Gegharkunik
The active civil society is launching a new campaign, S.O.S Sevan, declaring that our national strategic priority – Lake Sevan is facing new
16:09 June 08, 2017 | SOS | Kotayk
300 Garni community residents, Kotayq Region, Armenia, together with S.O.S Garni initiative have addressed an open letter to the Armenian PM Karen Karapetyan beating an alarm signal on the risks of the amended project of the Qaghtsrashen Gravity Irrigation System and demanding
17:20 June 02, 2017 | SOS
The Nature Protection Ministry informs that from 29.05.2017–02.06.2017 the State Environmental Inspection detected violations during
16:54 June 02, 2017 | SOS | Yerevan
On 1 June the Armenian Government recognized eminent domain over the closed areas on Yerevan's main avenue – Abovyan, Pavstos Buzand, Yeznik Koghbatsi and Aram streets. These areas will be alienated for