Minister of Environment Erik Grigoryan received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Federal Republic of Germany to Armenia Michael Banzhaf

11-02-2020

Greeting the Ambassador, the Minister attached importance to the comprehensive partnership between the two countries in the sphere of environmental protection.
The concept of the Ministry of Environment-developed "Mobilizing finance for environmental priorities" was on the meeting agenda, which implies additional fund-raising for climate change, thus enabling developed and developing countries to fulfill their commitments under the Paris Agreement.
Ambassador Banzhaf thanked for the invitation, emphasizing the productive cooperation between the two countries in the sphere of environment.

Minister of Environment Erik Grigoryan had another meeting

The Minister received International Consultant to support  the implementation of “Support Program for Protected Areas-Armenia” (SPPA-A) project, Representative of the German GITEC-IGIP GmbH company,Project Team Leader of SPPA-A  Steffen Weidner, and Project Assistant of SPPA-A  Martiros Nalbandyan. 

The Minister welcomed Steffen Weidner and expressed satisfaction with the work and backing during SPPA-A project, meanwhile recording  positive developments in the project over  the past year.
In his turn, Mr. Weidner thanked Minister Erik Grigoryan and the staff of the Ministry for the close cooperation and support in the project fulfillment.

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