Inga Zarafyan Inga Zarafyan

President of "EcoLur" Informational NGO, PhD in biophysics, author of the documentaries on environmental and social problems, Member of the Board of Directors of OSF Armenia, Head of Informational Analytical Center of National Academy of Science RA, Member of Anticorruption Center (Transparency International), 
the author of the publications on environment problems (in 1995-till now)

the author of 25 scientific publications in biophysics (in 1977-1987).

the author of the documentaries about environmental and social problems in Armenia.


2008, Winner of Honorable Mention in the 2008 Caucasus Biodiversity Reporting Awards, The International Center for Journalists recognizes (ISFJ), USA

2007, Second Prize  at the Sun Child Festival for the “Shikahogh” Documentary.

2005, First Prize at the annual competition on "Environment and Industry" for TV and print media, organized by the OSCE Office in Yerevan and the Aarhus Centre for the film “Yerevan: City or Desert?” produced by Vem Media Arts.

2003 -  First Prize at the annual competition on “Environmental Journalism”  for TV and print media, organized by the OSCE Office in Yerevan and the Aarhus Centre for the seria of materials, published by Noyan Tapan News Agency.


Certificate of Achievement in the training in Strengthening the role of Civil Society in Policymaking, Study Visit to Riga, Latvia, August, 2010, USAID/ALDA

Certificate for continued effort on raising awareness of population on environment and security issues and strong support to Aarhus Centres, 2009. OSCE office in Yerevan

Certificate of Achievement in the Media Training in Water Related Issues, July, 2007, Tsaghkadzor, Armenia, USAID, PA Government Services, Inc.

Certificate of Achievement in the program “Ethic in Journalism”, Washington,  USA,  June, 2002, US Embassy in Armenia. 

Certificate for Workshop Advances Skills in Environmental journalism, March, 1999. World Bank, SPAN Consultants, the Netherlands.

Certificate of Achievements in the training program “Caucasus Women’s Leadership Conference”, Georgia, October, 1998. USAID, AED.

Certificate of Achievement in program Development of Women NGO/PVO Leadership, AED/Washington, 1998.

Certificate of Achievements in Armenian Women’s Leadership Training Program in Atlanta, Georgia and Washington, Winrock international NIS-US Women’s Consortium, 1998.

Gagik Kochinyan Gagik Kochinyan

Director of “EcoLur” Informational NGO, coordinator of Sevan branch, surgeon
Sergey Ghambaryan Sergey Ghambaryan

Honorary President of “EcoLur” Informational NGO, businessman, Armenian nature lobbyist
Suren Gyulkhasyan Suren Gyulkhasyan

Vice president of “EcoLur” Informational NGO, PhD in medicine, author of 25 publications
Anna Baghdasaryan Anna Baghdasaryan

Board member of “EcoLur” Informational NGO, journalist, editor, economic commenter

Victoria Burnazyan

Master’s degree in Journalism, Member of Armenian Journalists Union, Coordinator of the Youth branch of “EcoLur” Informational NGO, Editor-in-Chief of web sitem

Tigran Ghazanchyan

Tigran Ghazanchyan

Master’s degree in Finance and Economy, Responsible for technical works of “EcoLur” Informational NGO


Monika Yeritsyan

Master’s degree in Journalism, director of EcoLur video block, Naturalist, Member of the International Environmental Press Club '' The area of Caucasus''



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