The objective of the event was to present a number of reforms undertaken and presently in progress by the Ministry of Environment in the spheres of legislative regulation, sustainable forest management and biodiversity and preservation of specially protected areas of nature (SPAs) to the stakeholder partners. The basis and precondition for the reforms was "Policy-based lending - Environmental protection" loan agreement signed on November 11, 2019, between the Republic of Armenia and the German Development Bank (KfW).
In attendance were the heads of specialized subdivisions and SNCOs of the Ministry of Environment, officers of interested agencies, regional administrations, international development agencies and non-governmental organizations.
In the course of the meeting, sector specialists submitted legislative and institutional reforms regarding the environment, biodiversity conservation, management of specially protected areas of nature (SPAs), sustainable development of forests, remarkably prevention of illegal cutting of trees and measures to increase efficiency of forest use, forestation and reforestation.
Mining Inspection Body
Tel: (+374 15) 48 48 48
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).