Acting Minister of Nature Protection Erik Grigoryan received the World Bank Delegation headed by Bank Senior Economist Yevgeni Naydov.
The meeting took a note of reforms and projects being conducted in the sphere of environmental protection, backing opportunities of the Bank. Reference was made to the status of activities focused on introducing the innovative climate financing mechanism, undertaken by Armenia.
At the request of Yevgeny Naydov, Erik Grigoryan submitted the status of environmental monitoring, issuing of permits and licenses, inclusive of the introduction of new mechanisms. In particular, they dwelt on the legislative and institutional changes addressed to enviornmental compliance, mitigation on environmental impacts.
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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: 46 Charenc, Yerevan, tel. 011-81-85-92).