Today, the Minister of Environment Erik Grigoryan received Caucasus Nature Fund (CNF) Executive Director Geof Giacomini and National Coordinator Arman Vermishyan.
Minister Erik Grigoryan and Geof Giacomini discussed the results of the collective projects. Mr. Giacomini expressed satisfaction with the ongoing and implemented activities in the specially protected areas of nature of Armenia (SPAs-Armenia).
In the course of the meeting, Minister Grigoryan noted that Armenia’s Government has substantially increased funding for forest and specially protected areas of nature, and large-scale projects in the spheres of forest restoration are next planned.
Also, Geof Giacomini advised that the Caucasus Nature Fund (CNF) will allocate a grant of 900,000 euros to Armenia in 2020. The money will mainly be directed to wage supplements and co-financing for other current expenses of employees of the specially protected areas of nature (SPAs).
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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: Koryun 1, 3750009 Yerevan, tel. (+374 15) 48 48 48).