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13:30 October 01, 2014 | Dialog with officialsIn Which Countries ADB Wants to Use Armenian Experience in Water Field?
The Asian Developmen Bank (ADB) wants to use the Armenian experience in the field of water also in other countries, as Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department Yesim M. Elhan-Kayalar noted during his meeting
16:02 September 30, 2014 | Dialog with officials | Gegharkunik | KotaykWho Bears Responsibility for Flooding Villages with Water from Lake Sevan?
In regard with the emergency – flooding of houses and agricultural land areas in Jrarat Village, Kotayk Region, and Ddmashen, Gegharkounik Region, because of unprecedented water out lets from Lake Sevan, EcoLur addressed an enquiry to Vahe Hakobyan, Chairman of the State Committee on Water Industry. The enquiry says
16:19 September 29, 2014 | Dialog with officials | YerevanPublic Calling for ADB to Work Transparently Particularly in Regard with Sevan-Hrazdan Cascade Funding
The public is calling for Asian Development Bank (ADB) to work transparently, particularly in regard with the funding of Sevan-Hrazdan Cascade and adding that Lake Sevan is number one environmental problem for Armenia.This problem was discussed at the meeting
17:44 September 26, 2014 | Dialog with officials | Ararat | Armavir | ShirakWhat New Sources Will Territorial Administration Ministry Exploit?
In reply, Public Relations Department of Territorial Administration Ministry informed EcoLur, “”The governmental resolution you mentioned is
16:00 September 26, 2014 | Dialog with officials | Vayots DzorEnvironmental Expertise Must Turn Down Amulsar Project
Despite the volume of the documentation – 440 pages of the EIA, 25 appendices and closed mining project, the EIA doesn’t reflect real risks for health and environment, while the public
11:47 September 19, 2014 | Dialog with officials | Shirak“Arpi Litch” National Park Converting into Reservoir
“Khazer” NGO is beating an alarm signal that Arpi Lake is planned to be used as a reservoir. The NGO has addressed a letter to the public council established by the Nature Protection Minister, which says, “From 1946 to 1951 Arpi Lake
17:44 September 18, 2014 | Dialog with officials | TavushMaking Strict Preservation Measures at Dilijan National Park Caused People's Complaint
On 18 September the residents of Haghartsin community, Tavush Region, blocked the Haghartsin section of Ijevan-Yerevan highway demanding
12:54 September 18, 2014 | Dialog with officialsBig Problem in Regard with New Law “On Environmental Impact Assessment and Expertise”
.” “Forests of Armenia” NGO Chairman Nazeli Vardanyan thinks that the public participation in the public hearings under the new law on “On Environmental Impact Assessment and Expertise” has formal nature. As an example, she outlined Amulsar
16:47 September 17, 2014 | Dialog with officials | AragatsotnNational Assembly Expert: Mego Gold LLC Implementing Illegal Activities
Hermine Poghosyan, Expert at the National Assembly Standing Committee on Agriculture and Environment, stated that “Mego Gold” LC is implementing illegal activities. She made this statement at
15:26 September 16, 2014 | Dialog with officials | YerevanVerin Shengavit Disappointed Residents Addressing An Open Letter to Taron Margaryan
The residents of Verin Shengavit area have addressed an open letter to Yerevan Mayor Taron Margaryan, as they don’t have drinking water for already
13:49 September 16, 2014 | Dialog with officialsMore Nuclear Power is NOT the Answer to the Climate Crisis: Petition to UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network
We urge you to revise the recommendations of the UN's Sustainable Development Solutions Network to remove its advocacy of nuclear fission as
14:28 September 11, 2014 | Dialog with officials | SyunikSpandaryan Village in Syunik Region Getting Derelict(Phots)
Spandaryan Community Head Spartak Simonyan said in his interview with EcoLur that the government receives aid from the government in the form of fuel and seeds. The World Bank project will provide new machinery to the village, where 50%
11:06 September 11, 2014 | Dialog with officials | AragatsotnMeliq Villagers Don't Believe "Gentleman" Promises by "Mego Gold"
“Under the geological and environmental data, when a tailing dump is full, it must be covered with a thick layer of ground and fenced so as an animal or human doesn’t enter its territory. The first tailing dump is full, nothing was done, the second is full as well… even a drop of rain causes it to flow into the river, which we use
12:50 September 04, 2014 | Dialog with officials | Ararat | Armavir | GegharkunikEcoLur's Proposals Made to Government in Regard with Recovery of Water Resources of Ararat Valley and Lake Sevan Preservation and Government Replies
Taking into consideration the water problem in Armenia, in March-July 2014 “EcoLur” Informational NGO conducted a public hearing in a number of communities in Ararat Valley
17:16 September 03, 2014 | Dialog with officials | YerevanShengavit Quarter Head Bears Responsibility for Solution to Water Problem
Today, on 3 September, Shengavit administrative quarter head Armen Sargsyan received the residents of 11 Street Verin Shengavit, who have been deprived
20:09 September 01, 2014 | Dialog with officials | Yerevan20 Days without Drinking Water: Verin Shengavit Residents’ Patience Full
The houses at 11 Street in Verin Shengavit have been deprived of water for already 20 days. In this hot summer Shengavit residents were left without
14:27 August 29, 2014 | Dialog with officials"Save Wolves" Group Members Demanding To Stop Massacre of Wolves
Save Wolves" Group member Silva Adamyan is worried about Nature Protection Minister’s order on amateur hunting, which doesn’t limit the number
16:47 August 28, 2014 | Dialog with officials | Gegharkunik | Vayots DzorState Committee for Water Industry and PEF Arguing about Lake Sevan Water
The State Committee for Water Industry of Territorial Administration Ministry and the Pan-Armenian Environmental Front (PEF) are arguing about stealing water from Lake Sevan. On its website the Committee responded to
15:06 August 28, 2014 | Dialog with officials | YerevanYerevan Mayor Responded to EcoLur's Article Entitled "Rodents Attacked Physics Area in Yerevan"
Yerevan Mayot Taron Margaryan has responded to EcoLur's Article entitled "Rodents Attacked Physics Area in Yerevan". Reminder: On 27 August neighborhood
14:12 August 28, 2014 | Dialog with officialsNature Protection Ministry: Increase in Number of Wolves, Jackals, Ravens and Magpies Causing Serious Environmental Problems
The Nature Protection Ministry has responded to EcoLur’s article entitled “Whether Unlimited Hunting of Ravens, Magpies, Wolves, and Jackals Permissible?” and sent the following reply