17:37 April 11, 2013 | Water | Vayots DzorAnother SHP in Vayots Dzor Region
The public hearings for the construction project of “Tigran Mets” SHP submitted by “Rus&Har” LLC will be held in Yeghegis Village...
17:13 April 11, 2013 | Water | Vayots DzorAnother Public Hearing for “Nane” SHP on 12 April
The public hearings for the construction project of “Nane” SHP submitted by “AratesEnergy” LLC for the specialized opinion, public opinion, opinions of affected community head...
15:17 April 09, 2013 | Water | Vayots DzorMoney from Sale of SHP Hydropower Goes into Tycoons’ Pockets
How businesses treat public hearings can be made sure by watching the video about the second public hearings on “Gndevanq” SHP project, which was held in Yerevan on 22 March...
12:27 April 03, 2013 | SOS | Vayots DzorSHPs Already Disturbing Administrations
“The hardest environmental problem in Vayots Dzor Region is SHPs. They affect on the landscapes and change the relief,” said Yeghegnadzor Aarhus Center Coordinator...
17:24 March 27, 2013 | Officials | Syunik | Vayots DzorVladimir Movsisyan: Amoulsar Gold Mine Must Not Be Developed
The Scientific-Expert Committee on Lake Sevan Preservation has issued a negative opinion to Amoulsar gold mine development in Vayots Dzor Region...
19:13 March 26, 2013 | Water | Vayots DzorHermon Villagers: Protect Our Rights at Government, Not Here
“Protect our rights at the government, not here…Let them allow us to get free-of-charge energy from this HPP! Whoever wants to construct a HPP, he protects both us and our nature…Otherwise everything would be destroyed long ago…I don’t believe that the HPP constructed by him can cause us
10:57 March 26, 2013 | Mining | Vayots DzorEx Prime Minister Armen Sargsyan Appointed Director of Lydian International
Ex Prime Minister Armen Sargsyan has been appointed as a director of Lydian International, which deals with...
11:22 March 25, 2013 | SOS | Vayots DzorYeghegis River Changes its Composition for Three Years
The Yeghegis River forming the ecosystem of Yeghegis gorge has changed its compositions in recent three years. Under the data of Environmental Impact Monitoring...
17:07 March 22, 2013 | Mining | Vayots DzorOnce Again About Amoulsar
“Amoulsar – World Bank Investments in Criminal Project” article, authored by independent journalist Tehmine Yenoqyan, has been published on Facebook social network and other mass media. The article particularly says
15:54 March 19, 2013 | Water | Vayots DzorHermon Villagers, Vayots Dzor Region, Support SHP Construction
On 19 March the public hearings on the construction project of “Nane” SHP submitted by “AratesEnergy” LLC were held in Hermon Village Municipality on 19 March...
14:08 March 15, 2013 | Water | Vayots Dzor | Yerevan“Gndevanq” SHP Public Hearings to Be Held on 22 March
The public hearings for specialized opinions, public opinion and the opinion of the affected community head and tat of the proper governmental head on “Gndevanq” SHP...
11:51 February 15, 2013 | Water | Vayots DzorDemanding to Turn Down “Gndevanq” SHP in Jermuk
The public hearings on “Gndevanq” SHP held on 5 February in Jermuk should be recognized as null and void, while the package of documentation submitted for the environmental expertise by “BSB” company
11:50 February 14, 2013 | Officials | Vayots DzorLydian International Ltd. Has New Director
Lydian International Ltd. has a new director (the owner of Amoulsar gold mine assets in Armenia)
15:54 February 05, 2013 | Water | Vayots DzorPublic Hearings of Gndevanq SHP Conducted with Violation of Laws
On 5 February for the first time EcoLur ensured live broadcasting of the public hearings of “Gndevanq” SHP working project held in Jermuk. Despite technical drawbacks it turned out that there are a number of drawbacks in the project raised by public representatives, such as
13:53 February 05, 2013 | Water | Vayots DzorPublic Hearings of “Gndevanq” SHP – Online
On 5 February, at 13:00, the public hearings on the working project of “Gndevanq” SHP submitted by “BSB” LLC will be held in the hall of
12:03 January 08, 2013 | Mining | Aragatsotn | Ararat | Kotayk | Vayots DzorCyanic Armenia
Each mining company in Armenia considers it to be its duty to construct its own gold extraction plant. That’s why you can already 3 plants constructed in a tiny territory. Ararat gold extraction plant (Ararat Region) owned by GeoProMining Gold processes concentrate from Sotq gold ore and Meghradzor gold mine. Not far you can find
14:10 December 24, 2012 | Water | Vayots DzorLaconic Answer by Nature Protection Ministry
Nature Protection Ministry responded to “Trchkan” and “Jermuk Won’t Become a Mine” civic initiatives very laconically. The letter signed by Ministry Staff Head Edgar Pirumyan says, “All the questions referring to “Gndevanq” SHP will be settled
15:11 December 14, 2012 | Water | Vayots DzorNature Protection Minister Offered to Reject “Gndevanq” SHP Project
“Center for Jermuk Development” NGO and “Trchkan” Civic Initiative has addressed a letter to Nature Protection Minister and offer to turn down “Gndevanq” SHP Project submitted by “BSB” Company
11:29 December 12, 2012 | Mining | Vayots DzorDeputy Enquiry: What Is Protection Regime of Historical Monuments Found on Amoulsar
National Assembly Deputy from Armenian National Congress Aram Manukyan has sent an enquiry to Culture Minister Hasmik Poghosyan regarding Amoulsar project of gold mine development by Lydian International Company (represented by local “Geoteam” CJSC). The enquiry particularly says:
16:45 December 10, 2012 | Water | Vayots DzorIt’s Second Time “BSB” Company Cheating Public and State Bodies
What about the expert of “Environmental Expertise” SNCO Karine Movsisyan from Yerevan, Head of Agricultural and Environmental Department of Vayots Dzor Regional Municipality Babken Mkrtchyan from Yeghegnadzor, Yeghegnadzor Aarhus Center Coordinator Narek Beglaryan, the representatives of Jermuk Municipality and public representatives without discussing the given