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Lake Sevan Level Decreasing by 6 Cm
17:30 July 11, 2017 | Սևան | Գեղարքունիք
The level of Lake Sevan has decreased by 6 cm turning into 1900.91 meters from 1900.85. Already 115.499 million cum water has been let out of the lake, out of which 0.740 million cum is a non-regulated leak
When Lies about Sevan Finish and Reality Starts?
15:24 July 07, 2017 | Սևան | Գեղարքունիք
After the break of one or two years, the Armenian Government once again requested the National Assembly to give agreement to amend RA Law 'On Approving Annual and Complex Programs for Recovery, Conservation, Reproduction and Use of Lake Sevan Ecosystem' and to add annual water
RA National Assembly Adopted Bill on Additional Water Intake of 100 Million Cum out of Lake Sevan with Its Second Reading
13:45 July 06, 2017 | Պաշտոնական աղբյուրներ | Գեղարքունիք
On 6 July at its extraordinary meeting, RA National Assembly adopted the bill on additional water outlets out of Lake Sevan with a volume of 100 million cum to the existing 170 million cum. 74 MPs from ‘Republican Party of Armenia’, ‘Tsarukyan’, ‘Armenian Revolutionary Federation’ voted for the bill, while 4 MPs from ‘Yelq’ Faction – Nikol Pashinyan, Artak Zeynalyan, Lena Nazaryan and Sasun Mikayelyan voted against
Disputes At National Assembly How To Deal with Lake Sevan
19:14 July 04, 2017 | Պաշտոնական աղբյուրներ | Գեղարքունիք | Երեւան
At the extraordinary meeting held on 4 July RA National Assembly discussed the bill on the additional water outlet of 100 million cum from Lake Sevan. The main presenter was Arsen Harutyunyan – Chairman of the State Committee on Water Industry, who related the need for
RA National Assembly Standing Committee on Territorial Administration, Local Governance, Agriculture and Nature Protection Approved Bill on Additional Water Intake of 100 Million Cum out of Lake Sevan with Majority of Votes
20:13 July 03, 2017 | Սևան | Գեղարքունիք | Երեւան
On 3 June RA National Assembly Standing Committee on Territorial Administration, Local Governance, Agriculture and Nature Protection discussed the bill on making amendments to RA Law 'On Approving Annual and Complex Programs for Recovery, Conservation, Reproduction and Use of Lake Sevan Ecosystem'.
Calling for All To Join Protest Demonstrations To Be Held on 4 July Against Additional Water Intake from Lake Sevan
15:35 July 03, 2017 | Սևան | Գեղարքունիք | Երեւան
On 4 July, at 10:00, S.O.S Sevan initiative will hold a protest demonstration in front of RA National Assembly against the governmental proposal to have additional water intake of 100 million cum water from Lake Sevan. On the same day, at 9:00, the local residents in Gegharkounik Region will hold a protest demonstration near the entrance of Sevan-Hrazdan water intake (next to 'Harsnaqar' Hotel Complex).
Gegharkounik-Based 'Azhdahak' Environmental Center Held Protest Demonstration In Protection of Lake Sevan
11:59 July 03, 2017 | Սևան | Գեղարքունիք
On 1 July Gegharkounik-Based 'Azhdahak' Environmental Center, Gehgarkounik Region, held a protest demonstration in the protection of Lake Sevan. In the Center's press release addressed to EcoLur it says, ''Azhdahak' Environmental Center' operating in the area next to Lake Sevan raised their voices of protesting against additional water intake from Lake Sevan.
Environmentalists Presented Risks Threatening Sevan
20:04 June 29, 2017 | Սևան | Գեղարքունիք
On 27 June S.O.S. Sevan initiative members raised risks connected with the governmental bill on additional water intake of 100 million cum from Lake Sevan at the round table-press conference held at EcoLur Press Club. EcoLur Informational NGO President Inga Zarafyan mentioned that the bill doesn’t say anything about the impact
State Committee on Water Industry Giving Contradictory Substantiations on Azat Reservoir Fullness
16:24 June 29, 2017 | Սևան | Գեղարքունիք | Կոտայք
The State Committee on Water Industry of the Ministry for Energy Infrastructures and Natural Resources has issued contradicting substantiations on the extent of fullness of Azat Reservoir: one of the substantiations refer to Qaghtsrashen gravity irrigation system, while the other refers to additional water outlet of 100 million m3 out of Lake Sevan
Lake Sevan Level Started Decreasing
14:57 June 29, 2017 | Սևան | Գեղարքունիք
The Level of Lake Sevan has started decreasing: during these four days it decreased for 2 centimeters from 1900.91 meters to 1900.89 meters. Last year on 29 June the lake level was
'S.O.S Sevan' Initiative Has Launched Signature Collection Campaign on Change.org
17:41 June 28, 2017 | Սևան | Գեղարքունիք
'S.O.S Sevan' Initiative has launched signature collection against additional water intake from Lake Sevan on Change.org website. The message of the initiative says: 'WE ARE AGAINST ADDITIONAL WATER INTAKE FROM LAKE SEVAN The agenda of RA National Assembly for 4 July includes the bill on
72 Organizations Demanding To Reject Bill on Additional Water Intake from Lake Sevan in Amount of 100 Million Cum
19:33 June 27, 2017 | Սևան | Գեղարքունիք | Երեւան
S.O.S. Sevan Initiative has addressed an open letter to Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan, RA National Assembly Chairman Ara Babloyan, Vardevan Grigoryan - Chairman of RA National Assembly Standing Committee on Territorial Administration, Local Governance, Agriculture and Nature Protection with a demand to reject the bill on the additional water
S.O.S. Sevan Initiative to MPs: Don't Allow 100 Million Cum Additional Water Intake from Lake Sevan
19:35 June 23, 2017 | Սևան | Գեղարքունիք
S.O.S. Sevan Initiative has applied to the Members of Parliament urging them not to permit additional water intake from Lake Sevan in the amount of 100 million m3, and not to accept the government's proposals to make amendments to RA Law 'On Approving Annual and Complex Programs for Recovery, Conservation, Reproduction and Use of Lake Sevan Ecosystem'. S.O.S. Sevan Initiative has also addressed an open letter to Armenian

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