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14:34 August 21, 2015 | Dialog with officials | SyunikLitchq Copper Mine and Zangezour Biospheric Complex Incompatible
Syunik-based ‘Workers Rights Protection Union' NGO expressed its strong concerns with the development of Litchq copper mine by 'Tatstone' LLC
18:28 August 18, 2015 | Dialog with officialsWhat Are Purposes of Reducing Zangezour Biospheric Complex Areas?
On 2 July 2015 the Armenian Government adopted resolution 731-N, which reduced the area of “Zangezour” biospheric complex by 630.6541 ha, particularly the land areas from “Arevik” National Park and “Zangezour” State Reserve
16:22 July 28, 2015 | Dialog with officials | LoriOffer to the Ministry of Nature Protection to Participate in the Inspections of Teghout Mine
"Save Teghout" Civic Initiative sent an open letter to the RA Minister of Nature Protection Aramayis Grigoryan offering to participate in the inspections taking place in Teghout Copper Molybdenum Mine. The letter says:
16:03 July 14, 2015 | Dialog with officials | YerevanThe Trees in Komitas Avenue are Getting Withered
The fruit trees in the yard of the block of flats N 39 in Komitas avenue of Yerevan city are getting withered because of lack of water. Misha Madoyan, an 82 year-old resident beat an alarm
13:34 July 09, 2015 | Dialog with officials | Ararat | ArmavirPEF Reported about the Crime: Ararat Artesian Basin Submarine Water is Overexploited
Pan-Armenian Environmental Front reports about crime that is Overexploition of Ararat Artesian Basin Underground Water and standing on verge of elimination, to Gevorg Kostanyan, General Prosecutor and Vahram Shahinyan, the head of RA Special Investigation Service. In the reports mentioned the following
16:28 July 08, 2015 | Dialog with officials | SyunikGerman Development Bank KfW is Proposed to Increase Transparency of Creation and Development of "Zangezur" Biosphere Complex Project
“WORKERS' RIGHTS PROTECTION UNION” which has its representative office also in Germany, sent a letter to the German Development Bank KfW, in which it offers to increase transparency of creation and development of "Zangezur" biosphere complex project in order to avoid corruption risks. The letter reads as follows:
12:24 June 26, 2015 | Dialog with officials | Yerevan'No to Plunder' Civic Initiative Responded to Armenian PM's Speech
'No to Plunder' Civic Initiative has responded to Armenian PM Hovik Abrahamyan's speech made at the meeting of the Armenian Government on 25 June, which says, 'At the meeting of the Armenian Government on 25 June Hovik Abrahamyan referred
13:29 June 23, 2015 | Dialog with officials | KotaykKhosrov Forest Doesn't Comply with Status of "State Reserve"?
The issue of safety of “Khosrov Forest” State Reserve remains focused by scholars and environmentalists. Marina Oganezova, Dr. In Biological Sciences, and
11:53 June 19, 2015 | Dialog with officials | Syunik"Most of 8 Million Euros of KfW Bank Comes for Communities": "Director of "Zangezour" Biospheric Complex"
"Zangezour" Biospheric Complex was established in Syunik Region, Armenia in 2013. EcoLur had an interview with Karen Kirakosyan, Director of "Zangezour" Biospheric Complex SNCO, about 8.25 million
13:29 June 17, 2015 | Dialog with officials | KotaykWorld Bank Not Aware of Garni Residents’ Concerns
World Bank representative Winston Yu is not aware of the complaint from Garni community residents in regard with the Qaghtsrashen gravity irrigation system
13:36 June 12, 2015 | Dialog with officials | LoriMost Communities Don’t Benefit from Environmental Fees by Companies
“Sagamar” Company doesn’t pay any environmental fees. The company doesn’t have to make environmental fees, as it’s not included in the list of
10:56 June 12, 2015 | Dialog with officials | Vayots dzor | YerevanWhether National Assembly Has Mechanisms to Counteract to Unlawful Resolutions Adopted by the Government?
“Whether National Assembly has mechanisms to counteract to unlawful resolutions adopted by the Government,” asked EcoLur referring to the governmental resolution
18:53 June 09, 2015 | Dialog with officials | Syunik | Vayots dzorGeoteam Replied to Syunik NGO's Questions on Amulsar
Syunik-based “Union for Protection of Employees’ Rights” NGO President Arthur Ghazaryan has sent an enquiry to Nature Protection Minister Aramayis Grigoryan and “Lydian International” Company, which is
14:24 June 04, 2015 | Dialog with officials | LoriFioletovo Residents' Enquiry to Nature Protection Ministry: Why Negative Opinion Isn't Issued to Fioletovo Mining Project?
Fioletovo Village residents, Lori Region, have addressed a letter to Nature Protection Minister Aramayis Grigoryan in regard with Fioletovo gold mining project. The letter says
18:16 June 03, 2015 | Dialog with officials | Lori“Armenian Copper Program” CJSC Alleging For Residents’ Understanding: Alaverdi Town To Be Exposed to Intensive Impact of Chlorofluorocarbon for 45 Days
Alaverdi Town will stay for 45 days under the intensive impact of chlorofluorocarbons, as 45 days are needed to accomplish planned rehabilitation of the chimney and newly-built smoke pipe of Alaverdi copper smelting plant. In this regard, “Armenian Copper Program” CJSC Director
12:29 May 27, 2015 | Dialog with officials | AragatsotnAragatsotn Regional Head Assuring His Brother Implementing Construction in Karbe Gorge with Governmental Consent
In reply to EcoLur's question to what extent this construction is lawful, Aragatsotn Regional Head said that...
18:59 May 22, 2015 | Dialog with officials | YerevanEnquiry to Yerevan Mayor on Tree Felling and Deep Pruning
The Pan-Armenian Environmental Front (PEF) civic initiative, Yerevan Aarhus Center, “EcoLur” Informational NGO, “Dalma Sona” Foundation, “Civic Voice” NGO and Coordinator of Environmental Public Alliance and a group of concerned citizens have addressed
16:06 May 21, 2015 | Dialog with officials | LoriTAMES Minister and MP Correspondence on Construction of New Tailing Dump by Akhtala Ore Dressing Combine
The incompliance of at least one criterion to state standards and norms in the expertise of new tailing dump construction project by Akhtala Ore Dressing Combine will be an obstacle for its construction. It’s what Territorial
16:11 May 20, 2015 | Dialog with officials | YerevanTsarav Aghbyur Resident Applied to Armenian President
On 19 May 205 residents of Avan 1, Avan 2, Avan 3 and Avan 4 complexes in Tsarav Aghbyur Street addressed a letter to the Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan, where the residents ask the President to support them and not to deprive them of their opportunity
12:12 April 29, 2015 | Dialog with officials | SyunikFinance Ministry Responding to "Dundee Precious Metals Kapan" CJSC General Manager Hrach Jabrayan's Statements
The Finance Ministry has responded to "Dundee Precious Metals Kapan" CJSC General Manager Hrach Jabrayan's statements. Information and Public Relations Department of the Ministry in its response sent