Water Problem in Gegharkounik Region Getting Tenser
July 04, 2018 at 17:40 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
In the morning of 4 July, the residents of Nerqin Getashen and Astghadzor villages, Gegharkounik Region, blocked Sevan-Vardenis-Martuni interstate road for a short time period demanding to solve the problem with
Water Intake from Lake Sevan Resumed
June 15, 2018 at 14:59 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
On 13 June 2018, the water intake from Lake Sevan was resumed for irrigation purposes. In 2018 it is planned to take up to 170 million cum water, which is the maximum
Martuni Residents and Mayor Against SHPP EcoLur
May 11, 2018 at 18:46 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
Martuni Town in Gegharkounik Region is demanding from the company operating “Martuni” SHPP to eliminate environmental problems and to compensate
Lake Sevan Problems: Hydroenergy and Violation of
April 11, 2018 at 19:32 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
The main challenges for Lake Sevan are additional water intakes and hydropower, which violate the "green" rights of the residents in Lake Sevan communities, as Gavar-based "Blejan" NGO President Liana Asoyan said at the conference entitled “Energy Projects and Violations of Human Rights in South Caucasus” held in Tbilisi