On November 23 the Head of the RA MNP Environmental Protection and Mining Inspection Body was on a working visit to Shirak Region.
Within the framework of his working visit E. Terteryan had a meeting with Shirak Region Governor A. Khachatryan; the meeting was also attended by the representatives of the Police, local state government bodies, business entities, the workers of Agriculture and Environmental Protection Department of the Regional Administration and the Regional Division of the Inspection Body.
Addressing the attendees, E. Terteryan stated that the Inspection Body was set up three months ago by merging two inspectorates and emphasized that the activities of the Inspection Body will be open and transparent, at the same time strict and consistent.
The Head of the Inspection Body, highlighting the cooperation with the regional administration, power structures of the region, local state government bodies, expressed the readiness to consider and find solutions to environmental matters through the joint efforts. E. Terteryan urged the regional business entities to engage in entrepreneurial activities only in the legal field.
During the consultation Shirak Region Governor A. Khachatryan emphasized that the main aim of the meeting was the ratification of the efficient collaboration along with the newly-established Inspection Body, that will promote to streamline region’s arising problems in environmental sector.
The Head of the Inspection Body and the Regional Governor conducted a visit to the Visitor Centre of “Lake Arpi” national park, familiarized with unique biodiversity, environmental issues, carried out a symbolic nominal tree planting.
At the end of the visit E. Terteryan met with Shirak Regional Division employees, got acquainted with the working conditions, issued instructions.
Mining Inspection Body
Tel:(+374 10) 55 20 62
of the Ministry
Environmental Protection and Mining Inspection Body was defined as a subordinate body to the Government by the RA law on “State administration system bodies” adopted on March 23, 2018, thus citizens may send their calls and applications to the Head of the Inspection Body (Address: Koryun 1, 3750009 Yerevan, tel. (+374 15) 48 48 48).