14 March 2023
The second meeting of the intergovernmental working group on drought of the Convention to combat desertification has started in Armenia
The second meeting of the Intergovernmental Working group on Drought (IWG) and a seminar on regional capacity development started in Yerevan today, the purpose of which is to develop an effective policy course within the framework of the UNCCD and take measures aimed at solving the problems caused by drought.
13 March 2023
Under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, a meeting on conceptual approaches to the development of a water sector strategy was held
A meeting was held under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, during which conceptual approaches to the development of a water sector strategy were discussed.
10 March 2023
Extended consultation on the environmental consequences of burning agricultural land in the Ministry of Environment
Today in the Ministry of Environment, under the leadership of Deputy Minister Aram Meymaryan , an extended discussion was held, dedicated to the environmental consequences of burning agricultural land. The discussion was attended by representatives from the professional departments of the Ministries of Environment, Emergency Situations, Economy, Departments of Agriculture and Environmental Protection of regional governorates, the EPMIB, the Urban Planning, Technical and Fire Safety Inspection Body, the Scientific Center of Zoology and Hydroecology of the National Academy of Sciences of the National Academy of Sciences, and the Institute of Botany named after Takhtajyan.
10 March 2023
A clear schedule for collecting loose firewood has been set
From now on, citizens living in forest areas cannot collect loose firewood in all months of the year. We are talking about trees used for non-production purposes. According to the decision of the Forestry Committee, a clear schedule has been established, allowing March-April and September-October.
9 March 2023
Today, Minister of Environment H. Simidyan received the directors of WWF regional and Armenian offices
Today, Minister of Environment Hakob Simidyan received Ajay Bara, Regional Director of the International European Program Offices of WWF, and Karen Manvelyan, Director of WWF's Armenian Office.
Aram Meymaryan, deputy minister coordinating the field, took part in the meeting.