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Expert Assessment of Tailing Dump Safety Carried out Only Through Documents
September 26, 2019 at 18:04 | Mining | Aragatsotn | Lori | Syunik
The tailings dumps of Armenia, which are considered as hazardous industrial facilities, have only undergone technical safety expert assessment and have received a positive conclusion. In response to EcoLur's enquiry, the Ministry of Emergency Situations
Public Hearing To Be Held in Kapan on EIA of
September 17, 2019 at 20:03 | Mining | Syunik
On September 18, 2010, at 14:30 pm, the 4th public discussion on Environmental Impact Assessment Report on Shahumyan Gold-Polymetallic Technical Proposal Submitted by “Chaarat Kapan” CJSC will be held in Kapan Municipality, Syunik Region
Environmental Fees Designed for Environmental and Health of Qajaran Town Decreased
August 27, 2019 at 12:52 | Mining | Syunik
EcoLur held a discussion on the current problems, reports of Zangezur Copper and Molybdenum Combine CJSC (ZCMC), financial data published by ZCMC, survey of community residents and people’s expectations from the state in Qajaran Town within the frameworks of “Affected Communities in the Mining Industry – Fill Participants in the EITI Process” project
Syunik Village Polluted with Heavy Metals Neglected
August 23, 2019 at 15:11 | Mining | Syunik
In August of this year, EcoLur Information NGO held a discussion in Syunik village within the framework of ct "Affected Mining Communities: Full Participants in the EITI Process" project. The residents raised environmental and health concerns arising from the mining industry