Yerevan Municipality urged employees of "Greening and Environmental  Protection" SNCO not to mislead public with false facts

 Monday, May 25 2020 14:47
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ArmInfo.Press Secretary of Yerevan Mayor Hakob Karapetyan urged employees of the "Greening and Environmental Protection" SNCO not to mislead the public with false  facts.

CNF highlighted more than 966 thousand euros for implementation of  programs in specially protected zones of Armenia
 Wednesday, March 27 2019 13:49

ArmInfo. The Caucasus Nature Fund -CNF will continue to provide financial support to specially protected areas of Armenia.

Armenia ratified the amended agreement to the Montreal Protocol on  Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer
 Wednesday, March 27 2019 10:51

ArmInfo. Armenia ratified the amended agreement to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer. The corresponding decision was taken at the March 27 National Assembly meeting.Introducing the draft document, First  Deputy Minister of Nature Protection Irina Kaplanian emphasized that  the agreement was signed in the capital of Rwanda, Kigali, on October  15, 2016.

Minister: About 20 million drams allocated from the budget of Armenia  for forest restoration work
 Thursday, March 21 2019 15:44

ArmInfo.About 20 million drams were allocated from the Armenian budget for forest restoration works. Minister of Nature Protection of Armenia Eric Grigoryan stated this  during a seminar on the topic "Forests and Education", timed to the  International Day of Forests.

Lydian: The Government of the Republic of Armenia has launched an  independent environmental impact assessment of the Amulsar Gold project
 Tuesday, March 19 2019 21:09

ArmInfo. Lydian International Limited announced today, March 19, that the Government of the Republic of Armenia had begun an independent assessment of the environmental impact of the Amulsar Gold project on water resources, geology, biodiversity and water quality. It is reported GLOBE NEWSWIRE.In September 2018, the Armenian government already commissioned an assessment of the possible consequences of the Amulsar Gold project in terms of water resources. 

Russia allocated $ 1 million to assist Armenia in fighting forest  fires
 Monday, March 18 2019 13:12

ArmInfo.Russia allocated $ 1 million to UNDP to assist Armenia in fighting forest fires.

UNDP, with financial support from Russia, assists the Ministry of  Emergency Situations of Armenia in preventing the negative effects of  climate change
 Monday, March 18 2019 12:12

ArmInfo. The project of  "Mitigating the Impact of Climate Change in Armenia through Developing the Potential of Forest and Field Fire Management" was  implemented within the framework of Climate Change Window in the  Russia-UNDP Trust Fund. On March 17, Dmitry Mariyasin, Resident  Representative of United Nations Development Programme stated in the  Khosrov Forest National Reserve within the framework of the UNDP  "Mitigating the Impact of Climate Change in Armenia through  Developing the Potential of Forest and Field Fire Management" 

Armenia harmonizes forest-monitoring system
 Friday, February 22 2019 15:18

ArmInfo. Armenia is harmonizing forest-monitoring system.  This was discussed at a  seminar organized in Yerevan by the Eurasian Economic Commission, the  UN and FAO, which were attended by more than 30 national experts.

Ministry of Nature Protection of Armenia is negotiating with EU to  attract a grant of 5 million euros to solve  problems of tailing  dumps
 Thursday, February 21 2019 15:35

ArmInfo.The Ministry of Nature Protection of Armenia is negotiating with the European Union to attract a grant of 5 million euros to solve the problems of  tailing drumps. Minister of Nature Protection of Armenia, Eric  Grigoryan, announced this on February 21 at a government meeting.

Armenia and Japan intend to deepen cooperation in environmental  protection
 Tuesday, February 19 2019 14:29

ArmInfo. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to the Republic of Armenia Jun Yamad  expressed readiness to promote the deepening of direct  interaction between the environmental departments of Japan and  Armenia. He stated this during a meeting with RA Minister of Nature  Protection Erik Grigoryan.

Armenian Minister of Nature Protection to take part in Belt and Road  Forum to be held in Beijing in April
 Thursday, February 14 2019 12:25

ArmInfo.On February 14, RA Minister of Nature Protection Erik Grigoryan received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People's Republic of China  in the Republic of Armenia Tian Erlong.

Expert: The new bill to increase the transport environmental tax does  not solve environmental problems
 Saturday, February 9 2019 13:21

ArmInfo. The new government bill on the increase in environmental transport tax is absurd and does not solve environmental problems. The Head of "Driver's Friend"  NGO, a member of the council of the Armenian Motor Insurers' Bureau  Tigran Keyan stated this at a press conference.

The UN Commission rejected complaint of Azerbaijan against Armenia
 Thursday, February 7 2019 17:18

ArmInfo.The UN Economic Commission for Europe rejected the complaint of Azerbaijan from 2011 against Armenia. Head of the Office for International Organizations of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Armenia, Vahram Kazhoyan, wrote  about this on Facebook.  "After eight years of "battles" as a result  of the negotiations, we recorded a victory today on a very important  issue for Armenia within the framework of the Convention on  Environmental Impact Assessment in a transboundary context.

GCF intends to provide developing countries with $ 100 billion  annually since 2020
 Thursday, January 31 2019 20:36

ArmInfo. The Green Climate Fund  (GCF) intends from 2020 to provide developing countries with $ 100  billion annually. This was announced during the regular seminar-  meeting at the Ministry of Nature Protection of the Republic of  Armenia with the participation of representatives of state and  private enterprises in the field of agriculture and energy, as well  as scientific structures.According to the press service of the  ministry, during the seminar, the financial instruments of the fund  and information on cooperation mechanisms were presented.

Armenian Ministry of Nature Protection and Coca Cola to sign a  memorandum of understanding
 Thursday, January 31 2019 20:00

ArmInfo. The Ministry of Nature  Protection of the Republic of Armenia will sign a memorandum of  understanding with CJSC <Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company  Armenia>, according to which the company undertakes to provide the 25  boxes for plastic bottles.

Armen Stepanyan: We hope for the earliest possible international  examination of the Amulsar project
 Wednesday, January 30 2019 16:38

ArmInfo. Our doors have always  been open for any kind of inspections, which can not cause the  suspension of the enterprise. This was January 30 on the fields of  the event, timed to present the first national EITI report, said  Director of Lydian Armenia in the area of sustainable development  Armen Stepanyan.

Caucasus Nature Fund in 2019 will allocate a grant of 700,000 euros  to Armenia
 Wednesday, January 30 2019 16:28

ArmInfo. The Minister of Nature  Protection Eric Grigoryan received the Executive Director of the  Caucasus Nature Fund (CNF) Geof Giacomini and the national  coordinator Arman Vermishyan.

Municipality: in the framework of the five-year program for 2019-2023  500 thousand trees planned to be planted in Yerevan
 Tuesday, January 15 2019 17:55

ArmInfo.The Yerevan Municipality, within the framework of the community-private sector cooperation, proposes to establish a new forest park near the  Nubarashen garbage dump on the territory of more than 20 hectares.  "In the future, when the Nubarashen garbage dump will be covered, the  territory of the forest park will extend to this site," Khachik  Hakobyan, the head of the Department of Nature Protection of the  Yerevan Municipality, said at a press conference on January 15.

Armenia and UAE to sign memorandum on protection and reproduction of  wild animals
 Thursday, January 10 2019 15:47

ArmInfo.A memorandum on the protection and reproduction of wild animals will be signed between Armenia and the UAE next Wednesday, Acting Minister of Nature  Protection Erik Grigoryan informed today at the meeting of the RA  Government, answering the question of the Acting Prime Minister Nikol  Pashinyan on measures to restore the Caucasian leopard population.

"Hayantar" SNPO Employees will receive 30.2 million drams for   purchase of working clothes
 Thursday, December 20 2018 14:36

ArmInfo. Employees of the  "Hayantar"  state non-profit organization will receive 30.2 million  drams for the purchase of working clothes. The decision was made at a  meeting of the Armenian government on December 20.

Armenia and the Green Climate Fund signed framework agreement
 Wednesday, December 12 2018 11:13

ArmInfo.Armenia and the Green Climate Fund signed a framework agreement. The press service of the Ministry of Nature Protection of the Republic of Armenia reports.


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