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EcoLur Has Sent Negative Opinion on Teghout Expansion Project to RA Nature Protection Ministry
16:28 December 07, 2017 | Mining | Lori
EcoLur has sent its opinion to RA Nature Protection Minister Artsvik Minasyan on Teghout Copper and Molybdenum Mining Expansion Project by 15 million tons per year submitted by “Teghout” CJSC. The copy of the letter has been sent to 'Center for Environmental Impact Expert Assessment' SNCO Director Vardan Sahakyan. The opinion says, “On 24 August 2017 “EcoLur” Informational NGO took part
In 2017 ATP Planted 248491 Trees
16:18 December 05, 2017 | Forest | Lori
ATP has planted a total of 248,491 planted in 2017 in the frames of Forestry and Community Tree Planting project. Of this total, 7,450 were fruit trees including apricot, peach, pear, and wild
Situation in Mghart Village
17:14 December 04, 2017 | Mining | Lori
The situation in Mghart Village, Lori Region, connected with Shekaghbyur gold-polymetallic project is escalating
Odzun Community Residents Officially Rejected Shekaghbyur Project
15:01 December 01, 2017 | Mining | Lori
On 1 December Odzun community residents officially rejected Shekaghbyur gold-polymetallic mining project, “The residents from Ardvi, Mghart, Odzun, Aygehat, Arevatsag residential areas (parts of Odzun community), who are present
In Mghart Village Residents Blocked Road Boycotting Shekaghbyur Project
12:23 December 01, 2017 | Mining | Lori
At this moment Mghart Village residents are holding a protest demonstration against Shekaghbyur gold-polymetallic mining project instead of taking part in the public hearings. Ardvi, Mghart, Odzun, Aygehat, Arevatsag residents have blocked the road running to Mghart so as to fail the
Letter to RA Prime Minister: Ardvi Village Against Shekaghbyur Project
15:03 November 30, 2017 | Officials | Lori
78 residents from Ardvi Village, Lori Region, has addressed a letter to Armenian PM Karen Karapetyan against Shekaghbyur project. The copy of the letter has been addressed to RA Territorial Administration and Development Minister Davit Loqyan and Lori Regional Head
In Gugarq and Hrazdan 100% Forest Recovery Planned Due to Works
19:30 November 29, 2017 | Forest | Kotayk | Lori
For the purpose of promoting sustainable forest management in Armenia recovery works are being carried out in 100 ha of Gugark and Hrazdan forestry enterprises each, “ArmForest” SNCO, as “ArmForest” SNCO First Deputy Minister
Household Wastes in Lori Region Won't Be Recycled
18:09 November 27, 2017 | Waste | Lori
On 23 November the executive approved the concept paper on solid household waste management (SHWM) in Lori Region, which plans to construct one regional sanitary landfill site in Lori Region in line with the EU standards. The new landfill site will
Shekaghbyur Mining Area Not Included in ArmForest Forest Fund
18:56 November 23, 2017 | Mining | Lori
Shekaghbyur gold-polymetallic mining area is not included in the forest fund of “ArmForest” SNCO, as “ArmForest” SNCO Director Miqayel Manukyan’s reply letter addressed to EcoLur Informational NGO says. Reminder: EcoLur has received an alarm signal from Ardvi

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