19:04 May 17, 2016 | SOS | Kotayk
The heavy machinery again drove into Azat Gorge today, on 16 May, on the second half of the day, for the construction of Qaghtsrashen gravity irrigation project
18:27 May 17, 2016 | Water | Kotayk
As of 17 May 2016, the Azat reservoir is almost 100% full: the capacity of the reservoir is 70 million cum, and now it’s full by
13:50 May 17, 2016 | Biodiversity | Ararat | Kotayk
According to the residents, Ishkhan Zaqaryan, Chairman of Control Chamber RA and several other people use this water to irrigate the orchards they established
12:13 May 17, 2016 | Water | Kotayk
Qaghtsrashen Gravity Irrigation Project has divided Garni community into two fronts: Garni community residents versus community head. Unlike Garni community residents
12:54 May 16, 2016 | SOS | Kotayk
After the protest demonstration in Garni on 12 May Garni activist Aruzyak Ayvazyan is being threatened again.
19:21 May 13, 2016 | Water | Kotayk
One month ago Garni residents clashed with the PIU of State Committee on Water Industry in regard with Qaghtsrashen gravity irrigation project, when heavy machinery was brought into Azat Gorge
18:59 May 12, 2016 | SOS | Kotayk
Another discussion on Qaghtsrashen gravity irrigation project, which was planned to be held in Garni community today, at 14:00, was failed. Garni residents refused to take part in the discussion initiated by the State Committee on Water Industry and declared
13:50 April 25, 2016 | Small HPPs, Renewable Energy | Kotayk
In the framework of the project entitled “Support to SHPP-relating Reforms Through the Dialogue of Public and RA Nature Protection Ministry for Sustainable Use of River Ecosystems” the expert group visited “Gndasar” SHPP.
20:20 April 15, 2016 | SOS | Kotayk
Garni residents fighting against the construction of Qaghtsrashen irrigation system are threatened with phone calls and swearings are heard.
20:32 April 13, 2016 | Water | Kotayk
Upon the demand of Garni residents the heavy machinery designed for the construction of Qaghtsrashen gravity irrigation system
18:31 April 13, 2016 | SOS | Kotayk
The constructions works for Qaghtsrashen gravity irrigation system have been stopped, nevertheless, the residents are not opening the highway. 'We went down to Azat Gorge together with Garni residents
18:14 April 13, 2016 | Water | Kotayk
Garni-Yerevan highway is again blocked: on one side of the stones are Garni residents, on the other side – displeased drivers and policemen.
11:56 April 13, 2016 | SOS | Kotayk
Today morning Garni residents have blocked Garni-Yerevan highway joined by the environemtnal activists demanding to stop the destruction
18:28 April 01, 2016 | Water | Ararat | Kotayk | Vayots dzor
As compared with 2015 the water demand needed for irrigation will be added by 58.2 million cum in Ararat basin management area in 2021.
13:48 March 18, 2016 | Officials | Gegharkunik | Kotayk
In near future it’s planned to carry out forestation and fencing works in 100 ha of Hrazdan Forestry Enterprise, as Executive Director Juri Javadyan said at the regular
15:27 March 17, 2016 | Cities | Aragatsotn | Kotayk | Lori | Shirak | Tavush | Yerevan
Eight towns in Armenia will join ''Earth Hour'' public campaign to be held on 19 March, which aims to gather the society, business, communities and other stakeholders around one idea – to switch off light for one hour for
18:38 March 14, 2016 | Water | Kotayk
The local residents and public representatives didn’t agree with the arguments of the World Bank on Qaghtsrashen Gravity Irrigation program. Upon World Bank Yerevan Office’s invitation, the representatives of Garni community
18:16 February 22, 2016 | Water | Kotayk
The World Bank is offering public representatives to meet and discuss Qaghtsrashen project. Laura E. Bailey, World Bank Country Manager for Armenia, has replied to the letter of the public representatives, where they