EcoLur Informational NGO presents the fifth video entitled "Community and Socio-Ecological Challenges", which presents the social, environmental and economic problems in Akhtala consolidated community, Lori Region, and possible solutions from the perspective of local residents. In the video, locals talk about the damage caused with the mining operations and the need to create alternative jobs in the community.
Oleg Dulgaryan, President of Center for Community Consolidation and Support NGO, and Roza Julhakyan, Expert of “Social and Environmental Responsibility” project, present the community development prospects as a positive result of the implementation of the socio-environmental policy.
The video was shot by "EcoLur" Informational NGO within the frameworks of “Social and Ecological Responsibility” project.
“Social and Ecological Responsibility” project is carried out by the NGOs involved in "Social-Ecological Consortium” - “Center for Community Mobilization and Support”, “Martuni Women’s Community Council”, “New Horizons”, “EcoLur” and “Forests of Armenia” NGOs within the frameworks of The Data for Accountable and Transparent Action (DATA) project.
“Data for Accountable and Transparent Action” (DATA) project is implemented by Eurasia Partnership Foundation (EPF) in a consortium with SOCIES Expert Centre NGO (Socies), Boon TV Foundation (Boon TV), Youth Cooperation Center of Dilijan NGO (YCCD) and Sose Women Issues NGO (Sose) co-created with and supported by United States Agency for International Development.
The Data for Accountable and Transparent Action (DATA) project is made possible by the generous support of the American People through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The contents of DATA Project are the sole responsibility of “Center for Community Mobilization and Support” NGO and project partners and do not necessarily reflect the views of USAID, EPF, and DATA Consortium.
May 02, 2022 at 19:23