11:32 July 30, 2014 | Officials | YerevanEcoLur Director Gagik Kochinyan Passed Away
In the evening of July 29 "EcoLur" Informational NGO Director Gagik Kochinyan passed away. EcoLur's staff is mourning the death of
18:16 July 25, 2014 | Elections...Politics...Ecology | YerevanActivist Invited to National Security Service for Expression He Made
On 25 July Activist Vaghinak Shushanyan, who was fighting against the increase in electricity price, was invited to the National Security Service adjunct to the Armenian Government – he vas invited to
11:44 July 23, 2014 | Officials | YerevanArmenian President Signed RA Law "On Environmental Impact Assessment and Expertise"
Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan signed the draft law adopted by the National Assembly "On Environmental Impact Assessment and Expertise". Reminder: a number of NGOs
19:06 July 22, 2014 | Mining | Lori | YerevanArjut Gold Mining Project Poses Risks to Local Drinking Springs
The project says, 'There are many mountainous springs in the studied area of the mine, the water of which is used for drinking. The area also has different miner water springs.' It should be mentioned that the project doesn't assess the risks
15:16 July 21, 2014 | "EcoLur" Press Club | YerevanScientists Proposing To Eliminate Drought Consequences Through Creating Snow Reservoirs
The problem of drought in Armenia is connected with preserving snow cover. As it turns out, snow can be preserved. It's already four years since a group of Armenian scientists have been conducting scientific
13:16 July 14, 2014 | Cities | Yerevan"Golden Palace" Hotel Constructing a Branch in Victory Park
It should be mentioned though the expertise hasn’t been finalized and no positive opinion is issued to the construction of the building, the construction itself has long been launched
14:01 July 08, 2014 | Dialog with officials | YerevanEnvironmentalists Addressing Letter to Armenian President In Regards With Law “Environmental Impact Assessment and Expertise”
Based on the aforementioned we would like to ask you, guided by Article 55(2) of the Armenian Constitution, give back RA Law “Environmental Impact Assessment and Expertise” to the National Assembly and to demand a new
13:56 July 07, 2014 | "EcoLur" Press Club | YerevanEnvironmental Law Not Protect Nature
On 8 July, at 11:00, EcoLur Press Club will host a press conference, where the coordinator of Public Environmental Alliance Silva Adamyan, “Forests of Armenia” NGO Chairman Nazeli Hovhannisyan and Pan-Armenian Environmental Front Member Levon Galstyan will speak about
16:16 July 04, 2014 | Officials | YerevanEBRD Again Funding Renewable Energy in Armenia
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has provided a new grant to Armenia aimed at the field of renewable energy, as the
15:06 July 04, 2014 | Sevan | Ararat | Armavir | Gegharkunik | Yerevan"Byblical Disaster" Film Premiere
On June 4 the premiere and discussions of “Biblical Disaster” film shot by EcoLur Informational NGO was held at EcoLur Press Club. The film shows what has actually happened in Ararat Valley, why several villages in Ararat and Armavir regions are left without
17:21 July 03, 2014 | Officials | YerevanArmenian Government Trying to Mitigate Poverty Deterioration Conditioned by Increase in Electricity Price by 1000 AMD
The Armenian Government tries to mitigate poverty deterioration conditioned by the increase in electricity price by increased the amount of allowances by 1000 AMD. On 3 July the executive adopted
11:35 July 03, 2014 | FILMS | Ararat | Armavir | Gegharkunik | YerevanNew Film about Disaster in Ararat Valley and Lake Sevan: Premere at EcoLur
The criminal activities of the government towards water resources lead to the disaster in Ararat Valley. The Ararat Valley is already using its irrecoverable water resources. The Nature Protection Ministry has issued water usage
16:16 July 02, 2014 | Officials | YerevanFires in Yerevan
On 1 and 2 July, fires occurred in different areas of Yerevan. As the Ministry for Emergency States informs, 2500 sq. meters were burnt down in Nerqin Charbakh, Yerevan
12:13 July 02, 2014 | Elections...Politics...Ecology | YerevanActivists Preparing for New Actions to Fight against Increase in Electricity Price (Photo)
The activists fighting against the increase in electricity price are preparing for new actions. On 2 July the activists will hold a public discussion in Mashtots Purak to decide upon
12:22 July 01, 2014 | Elections...Politics...Ecology | YerevanHarsh Clash Among Policemen Demonstrators in Saryan Street
A harsh clash occurred among the members of “Against Increase in Electricity Price” civic initiative and...
11:12 June 30, 2014 | Elections...Politics...Ecology | YerevanAwareness March Against Increase in Electricity Price (Photos)
It means we have to work for them… nothing like that will happen…I’m an electrician, there is no substantiation for...
16:18 June 29, 2014 | Elections...Politics...Ecology | YerevanFight Against Electricity Price Increase Boosting
“Against Increase in Electricity Price” civic initiative is continuing is fight against non-substantiated increase in electricity price and calls for...
19:48 June 12, 2014 | Officials | Gegharkunik | Shirak | Tavush | YerevanExecutive Alloted About 62 Million AMD for Forestation
The executive has allotted the Agriculture Ministry around 61,969,900 AMD for the reforestation in Yerevan and regions: this decision was adopted at
12:32 June 12, 2014 | Officials | YerevanArmenian Government Opposes to Amendments to RA Law "On Environmental Impact Expert Assessment"
Armenian Government Opposes to Amendments to RA Law "On Environmental Impact Expert Assessment"
15:23 June 10, 2014 | Dialog with officials | YerevanAnahit Bakhshyan to Taron Margaryan: Discriminative Approaches Are Connected Directly With Your Name
Yerevan Aldermen’s Council member from “Barev Yerevan” faction is offering Yerevan Mayor Taron Margaryan to ...