Climate Change

Whether Geothermal Power Plant To Be Constructed in Armenia?
16:08 May 19, 2016 | Կլիմայի փոփոխություն | Սյունիք | Երեւան
The geothermal explorations without drilling at Karkar geothermal site in Syunik Region have been accomplished. The land areas, where drilling will be carried out, have
Whether Armenia Can Reach 20.1% Forestation without External Funding?
12:36 May 11, 2016 | Կլիմայի փոփոխություն | Երեւան
If actions directed at the reduction of greenhouse emissions are not carried out in the world, the temperature in Armenia will increase by 3-4 degrees. As a measure for climate change mitigation, Armenia has undertaken to make its forestation 20.1% by
Nazeli Vardanyan: Amendments to RA Forest Code Bear Huge Risks
16:34 April 25, 2016 | Կլիմայի փոփոխություն | Երեւան
On 31 March 2016 the Armenian Government approved RA draft laws “On Making Amendments and Supplements to RA Forest Code” and “On Making Amendment to RA Code on Administrative Violations” and sent to the National Assembly. The amendments envisage permitting site development in forests and to eliminate the concept of a forest ticket
Legalizing Illegal: Business Intends To Get into Armenian Forests
14:58 April 21, 2016 | Կլիմայի փոփոխություն | Երեւան
Since 2009 the extent of reforestation works has reduced by 6 times reaching almost zero level in 2015. The Government hasn’t allotted even a penny for the reforestation in 2016. Recently the Armenian Government has approved the draft amendments
Armenian Youth Needs "Green Education"
18:22 April 19, 2016 | Կլիմայի փոփոխություն | Երեւան
The American University of Armenia has a mandatory environmental component in its academic programs: “In the AUA Master’s programs it’s obligatory to select a one-credit environmental course, if you don’t select an environmental course
Armenia to Establish Civil Investment Green Fund
14:44 April 14, 2016 | Կլիմայի փոփոխություն | Երեւան
The civil society will be involved in climate change mitigation and adaptation processes only provided that it will have social and economic benefit from such involvement: Aram Gabrielyan, National Focal Point of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, expressed
GEF Experience: Four New "Green" Enterprises Set up Due to SGP
12:53 April 08, 2016 | Կլիմայի փոփոխություն | Շիրակ | Երեւան
The aim of the GEF Small Grants Programme (SGP) implemented by the UNDP is to involve civil society into the implementation processes of global environmental conventions.
Legislative Initiatives Aimed at Greening Economy in Armenia to End by 2018
15:29 April 06, 2016 | Կլիմայի փոփոխություն | Երեւան
We have 11 private companies – small and medium enterprises, where ecological audits have already been carried out, relevant “healthing” and “greening” consultations have been provided and we already have proposals accepted
Whether Armenia Can Meet Increasing Water Demand?
18:28 April 01, 2016 | Կլիմայի փոփոխություն | Արարատ | Կոտայք | Վայոց ձոր
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.


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