In the course of the meeting, they discussed expansion prospects of cooperation with the Russian Federation in the sphere of environmental protection.
Minister Grigoryan submitted the status of reforms in the sphere of the environmental policy conducted in Armenia to Ambassador Kopirkin, remarkably referring to the large-scale forest restoration projects in the context of which Minister Grigoryan introduced the concept of the Ministry of Environment-developed “Innovative Climate Finance Mechanism” to Ambassador Kopirkin.
Ambassador Kopirkin expressed willingness to continue the discussions after getting acquainted with the details of the proposed mechanism.
The sides also reflected on Minister of Natural Resources and the Environment of the Russian Federation Dmitry Kobylkin’s upcoming visit to Armenia.
Mining Inspection Body
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of the Ministry
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).