Supervised actions addressed to climate change mitigation
On the margins of the visit of the preliminary assessment mission of Nationally Determined Contributions Partnership (NDC Partnership) under the Paris Agreement, the high-level roundtable discussion was held in the Ministry of Nature Protection.
Acting Minister of Nature Protection received World Bank Delegation
Acting Minister of Nature Protection Erik Grigoryan received the World Bank Delegation headed by Bank Senior Economist Yevgeni Naydov.
Discussed the possibilities of export and elimination of 1053 tons of pollutants in Nubarashen
Acting Minister of Nature Protection Erik Grigoryan held a working consultation over the results of UNDP/GEF-implemented project- "Elimination of obsolete pesticide stockpiles and addressing POPs contaminated sites within a sound chemicals management framework"- its further status.
Karen Jenderedjian was elected a member of the Standing Committee of the Ramsar Convention
During the 13th Meeting of the Conference of the Contracting Parties to the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands (COP13) took place in Dubai (the United Arab Emirates), Adviser to the Minister of Nature Protection, National Focal Point to the Ramsar Convention Karen Jenderedjian was elected as a representative of the member state of the Standing Committee of the Ramsar Convention for 2018-2021 by the delegates of 143 countries.
on continued activities in the direction of reassessment of “Amulsar gold-bearing quartzite deposit” exploitation project
Acting Minister of Nature Protection received the newly appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of Sweden to Armenia
Acting Minister of Nature Protection Erik Grigoryan received the newly appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of Sweden to Armenia Ulrik Tideström and Martin Fredriksson, the embassy’s Chargé d'affaires ad interim.
Public reviews will be held over combined spatial planning documents of (Ararat-1, Ararat-2, Ararat-3, Ararat-4) of Masis region, Ararat province at the micro-regional level
Public hearing will be held concerning 0.22 kw power supply of the non-coastal zone of Sevan Peninsula, owned by Artash Grigoryan
Public reviews will be held over expanding and extension of the exploitation period of the open pit of Noragyugh andesite-basalt mine, submitted by “Tigarbo” LLC
“Improvement of fish-farm water reuse and irrigation system of Sayat Nova village” project was implemented
It will be conducted irrigation of farmlands within 60ha with return water of “Masis-Fish” fishery owned by Samvel Harutyunyan, under the aegis of the Ministry of Nature Protection, through the joint efforts of “Advanced Science and Partnerships for Integrated Resource Development” project (ASPIRED), USAID-funded “Partnerships for Rural Prosperity” project (PRP), the Fund for Armenian Relief and the Small and Medium Entrepreneurship Development National Center of Armenia.
The first batch of vehicles equipped with firefighting apparatus were handed to the Ministry of Nature Protection in a bid to combat wildfires
On October 31 there took place a meeting among the representatives of the Ministry of Nature Protection, the Steering Committee of the Russian Federation-UNDP Trust Fund for Development (TFD) and UNDP in Armenia, in the course of which there were considered issues apropos of the current cooperation, including "Addressing climate change impact through enhanced capacity for wildfires management in Armenia" project funded by the Russian Federation.
The Minister of Nature Protection received Arshaluys Jeknavorian
Minister of Nature Protection Erik Grigoryan received Arshaluys Jeknavorian - Ayzenbauer, former years-long executive director of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)- who is paying a private visit to Armenia- accompanied by UNIDO Armenian Representative Anahit Simonyan.
Public reviews will be held over the preliminary assessment bid on environmental impact of mineral water extraction from P2 well of Lichk carbonated mine, submitted by “Lichk mineral water plant” LLC
Public reviews of the evaluation report of environmental impact of Makravan marl limestone mine, submitted by “Hrazdan Cement Corporation” LLC
The Minister of Nature Protection received citizens
Minister of Nature Protection Erik Grigoryan received citizens registered in October. Several issues, observations and proposals were voiced apropos of ministry functions, to which there were given in-depth clarifications, inclusive of there were presented legal basis for streamlining the above mentioned problems.