01:37 August 21, 2014 | Mining | Aragatsotn“Mego Gold” LLC Has Intentions for Open Pit Mining Central Area of Tukhmanuk Gold Mine
“Mego Gold” LLC has intentions for open pit mining in the central area of Tukhmanuk gold mine. The company
13:03 August 19, 2014 | SOS | AragatsotnTwo Hazardous Non-Reclaimed Tailing Dumps in Aragatsotn Region
The residents of Meliq villages have many times beaten alarm signals about the toxic emissions from these tailing dumps and the contamination of the agricultural products. Non-reclaiming of the tailing dumps is explained with
14:08 July 29, 2014 | SOS | Aragatsotn | Kotayk | ShirakNew Water Reservoirs To Be Constructed, When Existing Reservoirs Can't Keep Water
The employees of the Ministry for Emergency States (MES) found out during their examinations that a number of water reservoirs in Armenia have a serious problem with keeping water and targetful
20:31 July 22, 2014 | Water | AragatsotnScientific Experiment in Aragats Towards Preserving Snow
The Armenian scientists are proposing an alternative way to store water by preserving the snow in the mountains in the snow reservoirs and to use it as water in
14:13 July 03, 2014 | Water | AragatsotnScientists Proposing New Way to Store Water (Photos)
Snow melting water are filled into Dragon Lake, while the water from the lake flows to Byurakan and other communities. If we can make this project a wide-scale one, we can solve the problem of low-water seasons
13:53 June 24, 2014 | Forest | Aragatsotn | Kotayk | Vayots DzorDangerous To Access Forest
To avoid any poisoning 25 days after the end of the chemical measures, it’s strictly prohibited for people and animals to access...
14:00 May 28, 2014 | Biodiversity | AragatsotnCause of Mass Death of Fish in Shahvard River Known
the lab analysis of water detected exceeding content of phosphate and ...
12:42 April 02, 2014 | Officials | Aragatsotn | Gegharkunik | TavushDamage Caused to Nature Protection - 1.04 Million AMD
The sanctions imposed by the State Environmental Inspection results in...
15:31 March 21, 2014 | Water | AragatsotnBring GAHA Energy to Justice for Illegal SHPP Construction in Ohanavan
This problem should be directed to legal ways taking into consideration the opinion of residents, as well as all ...
17:44 March 20, 2014 | Water | AragatsotnAfter Events on 19 March “GAHA Energy” Decided to Stop Construction Works in Aragatsotn Region
After Events on 19 March “GAHA Energy” Decided to Stop Construction Works in Aragatsotn Region
15:53 March 19, 2014 | Officials | AragatsotnOn Friday Armen Gevorgyan Will Tell Whether or Not SHPP Will Be Constructed
The committee will submit the findings in upcoming 2-3 days. When the findings are discussed, I will personally arrive in the village and inform you whether or not the SHPP will be constructed. Right now I can assure you...
14:54 March 19, 2014 | SOS | AragatsotnArmen Gevorgyan Negotiating With Aragatsotn Region Villagers
Armenian Deputy PM, Territorial Administration Minister Armen Gevorgyan arrived to have a meeting with ...
14:05 March 18, 2014 | Officials | AragatsotnSoon It Will be Clear Whether Meliq Village Will Agree to Construction of New Tailing Dump
“Mego Gold” will eventually hold public hearings in Meliq Village. On March 28, at
22:02 March 07, 2014 | Officials | AragatsotnAd Hoc Committee Established to Study Irrigation System in Karbi and Ohanavan to Launch its Works
On 7 March Armenian Deputy PM, Minister of Territorial Administration Armen Gevorgyan discussed the issues related to organizing the works of...
21:31 March 07, 2014 | Water | AragatsotnEventually It Turned Out That SHPP Is Being Constructed in Ohanavan Called Shamiram-1
When we returned to Yerevan, the police already had the order to detain some of us, so in Leningradyan street five policement together with...
15:30 March 06, 2014 | Water | AragatsotnResidents of Seven Villages Blocked Yerevan-Aparan Road Because of SHPP Construction
The residents of seven villages in Aragatsotn Region – Oushi, Ohanavan, Artashavan, Saghmosavan, Yeghvard, Yerznka, blocked
13:09 March 05, 2014 | Officials | AragatsotnWorking Group To Be Established To Supervise SHPP Construction Process in Aragatsotn Region
The problem of irrigating the orchards in Ohanavan and Karbi Villages was discussed at the consultation with...
15:31 March 03, 2014 | Water | AragatsotnKarbi and Ohanavan Villagers Don’t Intend to Give Up: SHPP Won’t Be Constructed
The situation in Karbi and Ohanavan communities, Armenia, is tense: the villagers are opposing to the construction of SHPP, which, in their opinion...
15:13 February 26, 2014 | Officials | AragatsotnPossible Irrigation Problems Due to SHPPs Discussed with Deputy PM
Armenian Deputy PM, Territorial Administration Minister Armen Gevorgyan discussed the irrigation problem of the apple orchards in Ohanavan and Karbi Villages with Andranik Andreasyan, Chairman of State Committee on Water Industry and Aragatsotn Regional
12:21 February 13, 2014 | Mining | AragatsotnMelik village against a third tailings TukhManuk. village elder Melik
Nobody threatened me and I didn’t threaten anybody…I told them to hold hearings in the village. Not only me, but...