The third meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Minamata Convention on Mercury (COP3) took place in Geneva, on November 25-29, in the course of which officials were elected for the inter-period and fourth session of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention.
Head of Hazardous Substances and Waste Policy Division of the Ministry of Environment, National Focal Point to Minamata Convention on Mercury Anahit Aleksandryan was elected the member of the Bureau of the Minamata Convention by the Central and Eastern Europe region.
According to the decree adopted at the session, Mrs. Aleksandryan's powers as the member of Specific international Programme Governing Board of the Convention were extended for another term.
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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).