Gladzor Mine and Hazards for Health
18:27 July 31, 2017 | SOS | Vayots dzor
Gladzor and Vernashen residents, Vayots Dzor Region, assess risks for their health to be caused with Gladzor poly-metallic mining as extremely high. Gladzor mine is intended to be developed by Vayq Metal Company. The first project was issued a negative opinion by Environmental
Failed Hearings of Shekaghbyur and Violations of Ardvi Residents' Rights (Photos)
20:03 July 28, 2017 | SOS | Lori
On 26 July Ardvi community residents blocked the road running to their community not allowing 'Miram' Company to hold public hearings on Shekaghbyur gold-polymetallic mine geoprospecting. The area of Shekaghbyur gold-polymetallic mine occupies an area of 200 ha, out of which 146 ha is in the administrative area of Ardvin community, while the remaining 54 ha is located in Mgharti. The residents
AEF. According to international acclaimed experts gold project in Amulsar should not start։ What has Lydian hidden and what the Armenian government has been “unaware” of
14:27 July 27, 2017 | SOS | Syunik | Vayots dzor
Now international acclaimed experts in the field have also joined Armenian experts and based on the proposal of the US-based Harout Bronozian, they presented results of three different expertises on this gold project. The results of these researches once again confirm the statement voiced for many years that gold project in Amulsar should not be launched since the assessment carried out by Lydian are extremely incomplete, while the government
Residents in Nerqin Getashen Left without Irrigation Water
15:45 July 21, 2017 | SOS | Gegharkunik
Because of absence of any water all the crops and trees have dried out in Nerqin Getashen community, Gegharkounik Region, Armenia. During their trip to the community, the residents complained to EcoLur that July is about to be over, but they haven't
SOS Sevan Will Be Beaten Unless There Is Sevan Level Reduction Issue
16:49 July 14, 2017 | SOS | Gegharkunik
SOS Sevan continues beating an alarm signal and raising complaints again the additional water outlet of 100 million cum water out of Lake Sevan. The initiative members disseminated information leaflets in Martuni Town, Gegharkounik Region with a slogan 'Save Sevan Still It's Possible', which says, 'Experts think it's ' nonsense' that
What “ArmWaterProject Institute” Director Yuri Javadyan Keeps Silence About?
15:51 July 13, 2017 | SOS | Gegharkunik
“ArmWaterProject Institute” CJSC Director and a member of Public Council, Chairman of two committees on Lake Sevan Ecosystem Preservation both by Armenian President and National Academy of Sciences of Armenia Yuri Javadyan gave comments to Yerkir Media TV on the bill on making
Lake Sevan Level Decreasing by 6 Cm
17:30 July 11, 2017 | SOS | Gegharkunik
The level of Lake Sevan has decreased by 6 cm turning into 1900.91 meters from 1900.85. Already 115.499 million cum water has been let out of the lake, out of which 0.740 million cum is a non-regulated leak
When Lies about Sevan Finish and Reality Starts?
15:24 July 07, 2017 | SOS | Gegharkunik
After the break of one or two years, the Armenian Government once again requested the National Assembly to give agreement to amend RA Law 'On Approving Annual and Complex Programs for Recovery, Conservation, Reproduction and Use of Lake Sevan Ecosystem' and to add annual water
RA National Assembly Adopted Bill on Additional Water Intake of 100 Million Cum out of Lake Sevan with Its Second Reading
13:45 July 06, 2017 | SOS | Gegharkunik
On 6 July at its extraordinary meeting, RA National Assembly adopted the bill on additional water outlets out of Lake Sevan with a volume of 100 million cum to the existing 170 million cum. 74 MPs from ‘Republican Party of Armenia’, ‘Tsarukyan’, ‘Armenian Revolutionary Federation’ voted for the bill, while 4 MPs from ‘Yelq’ Faction – Nikol Pashinyan, Artak Zeynalyan, Lena Nazaryan and Sasun Mikayelyan voted against
Disputes At National Assembly How To Deal with Lake Sevan
19:14 July 04, 2017 | SOS | Gegharkunik | Yerevan
At the extraordinary meeting held on 4 July RA National Assembly discussed the bill on the additional water outlet of 100 million cum from Lake Sevan. The main presenter was Arsen Harutyunyan – Chairman of the State Committee on Water Industry, who related the need for

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