Public reviews will be held over the construction of the stone processing plant envisaged in Merdzavan community, submitted by “Valodya Grigoryan” LLC
Public reviews will be held over molybdenum containing waste recycling, submitted by “Aranam” LLC
Public reviews will be held over the construction of the compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station in N14 and N16 land plots, Charencavan highway, Alapars village, submitted by “Light and Gas” LLC
Public reviews will be held over mineral water extraction from N6/80 well of Qarashamb carbonated mine, submitted by “Eco Agro” LLC
Public reviews will be held over geological researches and prospecting in “Sipan” district of Katnaghbyur tuff mine, submitted by “Av Stone” LLC
The next reception of citizens took place in the Ministry of Nature Protection
The group formed of the workers of corresponding subdivisions of the Ministry of Nature Protection, headed by Deputy Minister of Nature Protection Ayser Ghazaryan received citizens registered in March.
The National Assembly has ratified the Kigali Amendment
The National Assembly has ratified the agreement of the Kigali Amendment to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer, submitted by First Deputy Minister of Nature Protection Irina Ghaplanyan.
Detected cases of norm violations on cutting trees
During the weekend, there were detected 25 illegally cut pine trees in Artanish and Drakhtik districts of Artanish branch of “Sevan”NP SNCO of the Ministry of Nature Protection.
Also, the cases on deforestation were revealed in Gugark Forestry Enterprise branch of “Hayantar” SNCO of Committee of Forest
The next USD 2.5 million environmental grant was allocated to Armenia
On March 12-15, 2019, the meeting of the UN Adaptation Fund (AF) took place, in the course of which, "Enhancing of Adaptive Capacity of Communities and Ecosystems Adjacent to Specially Protected Areas of Nature of Armenia" grant project costing USD 2.5 million, submitted by "Environmental Project Implementation Unit" SI of the Ministry of Nature Protection, was considered and approved.
There were considered the status of climate change mitigation and adaptation measures during the Interdepartmental Coordination Council
Chaired by First Deputy Minister of Nature Protection Irina Ghaplanyan, the session on interdepartmental coordination council implementing the demands and thesis of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) took place in the Ministry of Nature Protection.
State Museum of Nature of Armenia
Clean-up activities and tree planting were effected in the capital and in all regions
On March 23, the Ministry of Nature Protection and the staff of Ministry’s SNCOs participated in the nationwide clean-up day in Yerevan and all regions of Armenia.
In parallel to doing cleaning activities, the employees of SNCOs under the Ministry accomplished tree planting in forest and specially protected areas of nature, as well as in their adjacent areas.
Public reviews will be held over geological researches and prospecting in “Southern” district of Eghnik tuff mine, submitted by “Meruzh and Elen” LLC
Formed water resources must be effectively used for the sake of Armenia
On March 22, the Ministry of Nature Protection and Mission of the United States Agency for International Development in Armenia (USAID/Armenia) organized the joint event dedicated to World Water Day.
Discussed sectorial problem solving projects in the frames of events of the International Day of Forests (IDF)
Today, "Forests and Education" workshop took place in “Armenia Marriott” hotel. The professional consultation was held within the framework of the International Day of Forests (IDF) proclaimed by the UN and annually celebrated on the 21st of March.
The theme of this year's International Day of Forests is “Forest and education – Learn to Love Forests”.