The Prime Minister wished fruitful work to the newly appointed Minister of Nature Protection Erik Grigoryan
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan visited the RA Ministry of Nature Protection and introduced the newly appointed Minister of Nature Protection Erik Grigoryan to his staff.
Over 6 million AMD was estimated as damage caused to the nature during the week
20 environmental breaches were detected, administrative proceedings were brought on 6 cases (one case was previously revealed), thus an administrative fine of 350.000 AMD is the result of inspections, visits, cases and report receipt conducted by Environmental Protection and Mining Inspection Body of Ministry of Nature Protection of RA within the period of 07-11.05.2018.
The respective methods of tree pruning must be developed for each community
Chaired by RA Minister of Nature Protection Khachik Hakobyan, the next consultation of the working group on developing the decree draft of the RA Government defining the guiding principles of species composition of greenbelts in settlements and the methodological guidelines for tree pruning was held.
Invitation for the Submission of Small Grants Programs for NGOs, registered in Syuniq marz of RA
“Support Program for Protected Areas-Armenia” (SPPA-A) project implementation unit, on behalf of the Ministry of Nature Protection of the Republic of Armenia, invites all the interested NGOs, registered in Syuniq marz of RA to participate to the Small Grant Programs’ Competition.
Erik Grigoryan was appointed to the post of Minister of Nature Protection
Guided by the proposal of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, President Armen Sarkissian appointed Erik Grigoryan to the post of Minister of Nature Protection on May 12, 2018.
An invitation to cooperation and work
The bank of experts is to be formed within the Ministry of Nature Protection of RA with the objective to ensure the opportunity for those, who will be engaged in environmental policy-making procedures and projects implemented under the aegis of the Ministry on a paid or voluntary basis.
On May 9, Director of “Dilijan” national park Armen Abrahamyan alongside Head of the Conservation Unit Benyamin Sargsyan and two activists of "Eco House and Camp" initiative executed an inspection to clarify the truthiness of the news about illegal felling in the area of “Dilijan” national park posted on “Sos” TV channel of Facebook social networking website.