With backing of the Ministry of Environment, in the frames of “Mainstreaming Sustainable Land and Forest Management in Mountain of North-Eastern Armenia” project, funded by Global Environmental Facility (GEF) and implemented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in the period of 2018-2019 “Lore” Rescue Team NGO implemented “Sports and adventure tourism development” project in the forest area nearby Stepanavan, the objective of which is the development of nature-based tourism through establishing a rope park.
The incomes generated from recreational park’s services are directed to the preservation of adjacent forests and afforestation. "Lore" NGO is also provided with a drone and relevant experience for forest monitoring.
The project was implemented with the technical support of the UNDP-GEF Small Grants Programme.
To learn more about the project on https://www.facebook.com/UNDPArmenia
Mining Inspection Body
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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).