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Pan-Armenian Environmental Front Beating Alarm Signal to Nature Protection Ministry about Disastrous Situation in Yeghegis River
12:09 July 25, 2014 | Water | Vayots Dzor
Pan-Armenian Environmental Front Beating Alarm Signal to Nature Protection Ministry about Disastrous Situation in Yeghegis River
'The ecosystem of Yeghegis River basin is in the disastrous situation because of the construction of many SHPPs and uncontrollable operation. There are already 12 SHPPs operating, another 8 are planned to be
Scientific Experiment in Aragats Towards Preserving Snow
20:31 July 22, 2014 | Water | Aragatsotn
Scientific Experiment in Aragats Towards Preserving Snow Video
The Armenian scientists are proposing an alternative way to store water by preserving the snow in the mountains in the snow reservoirs and to use it as water in
State Selling Water to Poor Villagers, But Provides Free of Charg to SHPPs
15:44 July 21, 2014 | Water
State Selling Water to Poor Villagers, But Provides Free of Charg to SHPPs
Armenia has fields, where people are obliged to pay for water, while there are fields, where water is free of charge. These fields are agriculture and energ - water for land cultivators costs 11 AMD for one sq. meter – one ha area needs 9,000 – 11,000 sq. meter water for
EcoLur To Send Proposals on Small HPPs to Head of National Water Council, RA Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan
14:45 July 21, 2014 | Water
EcoLur To Send Proposals on Small HPPs to Head of National Water Council, RA Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan
EcoLur has collected proposals for the improvement of SHPP field and minimizing damage to nature. Reminder: on 4 June 2014 the presentation of “Socio-Environmental Analysis of SHPPs” research was held on 4 June 2014, where the proposals of EcoLur team were presented, as well as the discussion participants raised their own proposals, which
Government Found Recently: Ararat Artesian Basin Polluted
15:48 July 18, 2014 | Water | Ararat | Armavir
Government Found Recently: Ararat Artesian Basin Polluted
Over 5O% of the groundwater sources in Armenia is concentrated in the artesian basin in Ararat Valley and has significant resources for the economic
Nature Protection Minister: Fish Farmers’ Interests To Be Taken into Consideration When Solving Problem with Water in Ararat Valley
13:52 July 17, 2014 | Water | Ararat | Armavir
Nature Protection Minister: Fish Farmers’ Interests To Be Taken into Consideration When Solving Problem with Water in Ararat Valley
Nature Protection Minister Aramayis Grigoryan informed that the Armenian Government has taken projected actions to solve the problem of decreased
Official: No Water Getting Out of Armenia
14:07 July 16, 2014 | Water | Ararat | Armavir
Official: No Water Getting Out of Armenia Video
The water doesn’t flow out of Armenia. It sometimes happens during spring floods, as we don’t have so many reservoirs to keep these water, but this year particularly and in general the water doesn’t
Village Head Reminded Residents’ Faults: One Month Without Drinking Water
12:39 July 16, 2014 | Water | Armavir
Village Head Reminded Residents’ Faults: One Month Without Drinking Water Video
A part of water tapes in Nairi Village is not used: villagers say they haven’t seen any water for already a month. The villagers say when the water was cut off, one of two deep wells in
Water Price Won’t Go Up
17:09 July 15, 2014 | Water
Water Price Won’t Go Up
On 9 July the Public Services Regulatory State Committee discusses setting tariffs for supplying drinking water, water
Silva Adamyan: No Way to Take Sevan Water to Villagers
14:44 July 15, 2014 | Water | Ararat | Armavir | Gegharkunik
Silva Adamyan: No Way to Take Sevan Water to Villagers Video
The state of water in the communities of Ararat Valley continues to be poor. The Coordinator of Public Environmental Alliance Silva Adamyan said about it at the discussion of EcoLur’s “Biblical Disaster” Film. He mentioned
112 Deep Wells To Be Redeveloped Has No Connection with Artesian Basin of Ararat Valley
13:01 July 15, 2014 | Water | Armavir
112 Deep Wells To Be Redeveloped Has No Connection with Artesian Basin of Ararat Valley Video
The redevelopment works of 112 deep wells have already been launched in Armavir region, 80 deep wells already operate, while the redevelopment of the others will
What Has the Government Done to Solve Problem with Water in Ararat Valley?
14:11 July 14, 2014 | Water | Ararat | Armavir
What Has the Government Done to Solve Problem with Water in Ararat Valley? Video
Whatever is going on in the artesian valley of Ararat is a crime: this is how Pan-Armenian Environmental Front member Levon Galstyan qualified the exhaustion of underground water resources in Ararat Valley at
State Environmental Inspection Hasn't Carried out Inspections in Ararat Valley?
13:45 July 11, 2014 | Water | Ararat | Armavir | Gegharkunik
State Environmental Inspection Hasn't Carried out Inspections in Ararat Valley? Video
Our Aarhus Center has made an enquiry to Nature Protection Ministry whether water is taken from the wells within standards, whether its gravity or pumping...? No data available. It’s clear if no inspections have been carried out, how are we going to
Village Supporting SHPP, But It Will Sue In Case of No Water
18:43 July 10, 2014 | Water | Vayots Dzor
Village Supporting SHPP, But It Will Sue In Case of No Water Video
“Environmental Expertise” SNCO expert Nazik Mkrtchyan expressed her concern, “10 l/sec water worries all of us. This indicator is subject to
Nature Protection Ministry Acknowledges SHPPs Causing Problems
16:23 July 07, 2014 | Water
Nature Protection Ministry Acknowledges SHPPs Causing Problems
The Nature Protection Ministry acknowledges that SHPPs cause problems, as the Nature Protection Ministry replied to...
With One Hand Government Closing Wells and Opening Them With Another Hand
15:43 July 07, 2014 | Water | Ararat | Armavir
With One Hand Government Closing Wells and Opening Them With Another Hand Video
At the end of June the executive adopted a decision to re-develop over 100 wells and allotted 550 million AMD to...
Seyran Minasyan: Situation in Lake Sevan Drastically Changed
18:15 July 04, 2014 | Water | Ararat | Armavir | Gegharkunik
Seyran Minasyan: Situation in Lake Sevan Drastically Changed Video
Annually around 7-8 billion cum freshwater water enables up to 8 million people to live in our 30,000 sq. km. This is our vital territory, but 3 million of us can’t use these 8 billion cum properly. If we take the report of the State Committee on Water Industry for 2013, we can see water loss of 80%, and as achievement
EBRD Again Funding Renewable Energy in Armenia
16:16 July 04, 2014 | Water | Yerevan
EBRD 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
“Biblical Disaster” Film Already Available On Internet
15:18 July 04, 2014 | Water | Ararat | Armavir | Gegharkunik
“Biblical Disaster” Film Already Available On Internet Video
“Biblical Disaster” film is already available on the internet. The film present the problem of Ararat Valley and Lake Sevan, how water
"Byblical Disaster" Film Premiere
15:06 July 04, 2014 | Water | 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

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