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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
RA National Assembly Standing Committee on Territorial Administration, Local Governance, Agriculture and Nature Protection Approved Bill on Additional Water Intake of 100 Million Cum out of Lake Sevan with Majority of Votes
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'.
Calling for All To Join Protest Demonstrations To Be Held on 4 July Against Additional Water Intake from Lake Sevan
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).
Gegharkounik-Based 'Azhdahak' Environmental Center Held Protest Demonstration In Protection of Lake Sevan
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.
S.O.S. Sevan Initiative's Geography Expanding
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
Environmentalists Presented Risks Threatening Sevan
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
Lake Sevan Level Started Decreasing
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
'S.O.S Sevan' Initiative Has Launched Signature Collection Campaign on Change.org
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
72 Organizations Demanding To Reject Bill on Additional Water Intake from Lake Sevan in Amount of 100 Million Cum
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
S.O.S. Sevan Initiative to MPs: Don't Allow 100 Million Cum Additional Water Intake from Lake Sevan
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

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