Ecocorridors - New Protected Areas in Armenia
April 14, 2015 at 18:43 | Biodiversity | Ararat | Kotayk | Syunik | Vayots dzor
WWF Armenia launches a new project on creation of eco-corridors that will connect the specially protected areas. The first corridor will run from Arevik National Park to Khosrov reserve. It will include
Tree Planting in Aragyugh Community Area
April 01, 2015 at 15:22 | Forest | Kotayk
On 10 April “ATP” Charity Fund will carry out a tree planting in the area of Aragyugh community, Kotayq Region, in the area
10 Towns in Armenia Committed to Reduce CO2 Emissions by 20% Till 2020
March 30, 2015 at 18:03 | Officials | Aragatsotn | Kotayk | Shirak | Tavush | Vayots dzor | Yerevan
The Nature Protection Ministry organized a discussion with the community heads having joined EU ‘Covenant of Mayors’ initiative towards the 21st convention of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change. Out of Armenian towns joined
CNF to Provide 445000 Euros To Support Specially Protected Areas
March 25, 2015 at 17:28 | Officials | Ararat | Kotayk | Shirak | Syunik | Tavush
Caucasus Nature Fund (CNF) plans to provide 445,000 Euros to support specially protected areas of nature in Armenia, as CNF Executive Director David Morrison said during his
Garni Residents Addressed Open letter To Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan
March 18, 2015 at 15:30 | SOS | Kotayk
We are demanding to stop the implementation of this disastrous project. Currently, the residents of Garni and adjacent communities are organizing signature collection as a sign of protest (over 2000 signatures have already been collected) and they are ready to fight to save Garni nature from imminent disaster.
Ex Minister Vardan Ayvazyan's Surprising Comments to Chinese Company's Future Plans
March 02, 2015 at 17:09 | Mining | Kotayk
Ex Nature Protection Minister Vardan Ayvazyan (2001-2007) urges that Chinese “Fortune Oil” Company hasn’t refused from the iron mines in Armenia, the assets of which it purchased in 2011 through the shares of “Nagin” Company owned by the Ex Minister. During “R-Evolution” program on 01.03.2015 I his interview
Water Industry PIU Giving Clarifications
February 25, 2015 at 14:21 | Officials | Kotayk
Water Industry PIU (Project Implementation Unit) has disseminated a clarification on Qaghtsrashen gravity irrigation construction project, which says, “The construction of Qaghtsrashen gravity
Nature Protection Ministry Armed
February 17, 2015 at 18:07 | Officials | Gegharkunik | Kotayk | Shirak | Syunik | Vayots dzor
Nature Protection Minister Aramayis Grigoryan submitted for the approval of the Armenian Government a draft resolution on providing guns
February 2 - Wetland Day (Photos)
February 03, 2015 at 18:11 | Biodiversity | Kotayk
February 2 is marked as the World Wetlands Day. This day marks the date of the adoption of the Convention on Wetlands
Reply of State Committee on Radiation Safety Regulation
January 21, 2015 at 17:53 | Nuclear Energy | Kotayk | Lori | Vayots dzor | Yerevan
The State Committee on Radiation Safety Regulation by the Armenian Government has responded to EcoLur’s article published on 8 December 2014, which is entitled