The Minister of Nature Protection met with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to the Republic of Armenia
Minister of Nature Protection Erik Grigoryan met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to the Republic of Armenia Sergei Kopirkin. The top management of the ministry was also engaged in the meeting.
Prospects of ecotourism development in specially protected areas of nature
Minister of Nature Protection Gnel Sanosyan met with the representatives of three dozen tourism organizations. The meeting was also attended by relevant heads of subdivisions of the Ministry of Nature Protection. There were considered ecotourism development in specially protected areas of nature (SPAs) for 2018, as well as cooperation issues.
"Eco-Yerevan 2800" exhibition in Artists’ Union of Armenia
On July 3 "Eco-Yerevan 2800" exhibition took place in Artists’ Union of Armenia, where the painters illustrated their concerns and admiration towards nature of Yerevan through exhibits.
It was allocated US$ 7.450.000 grant to Armenia within the framework of the session of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) Assembly
Minister of Nature Protection Erik Grigoryan participated in the Ministerial Session of the 6th GEF Assembly held in the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.
The competition for innovative solutions to face the consequences of cimate change has been launched
On June 30 a competition for innovative solutions to face current challenges in forestry and agricultural sphere posed by climate change was organized within UNDP's ''Addressing climate change impact through enhanced capacity for wildfires managment in Armenia'' project scopes.
The swimming period has been officially launched in Lake Sevan
On July 1 the solemn opening ceremony of 2018 beach season in Lake Sevan took place in N1 public beach of “Sevan” national park.
There will take place "Eco-Yerevan 2800" exhibition
On July 3-8, on the initiative of "Environmental Protection through the Language of Fine Arts" non-governmental organization and with the support of the Ministries of Nature Protection and Culture there will take place "Eco-Yerevan 2800" exhibition in Artists' Union.