The issues regarding efficient utilization of water resources were considered with the officers of non-governmental organizations
RA Deputy Minister of Nature Protection Khachik Hakobyan received Executive Director of "Renewable Energy Producers’ Association of RA" NGO Roman Melikyan and Attorney of the same NGO Emil Mirzoyan, at the request of the latter. Head of Water Resources Management Agency of the Ministry of Nature Protection Vahan Davtyan also had a participation in the meeting.
The technical task of the competition for cleaning Nubarashen pesticide cemetery and eliminating wastes were considered
The session of Steering Committee for UNDP-GEF full-sized Project: “Elimination of Obsolete Pesticide Stockpiles and Addressing POPs Contaminated Sites within a Sound Chemicals Management Framework in Armenia” was held in the RA Ministry of Nature Protection.
The Inspection Body calculated 3.142.854 AMD as environmental damage within the week
21 environmental breaches were detected, administrative proceedings were brought on 11 cases (6 cases were previously revealed), thus an administrative fine of 1.000.000 AMD is the result of inspections, visits, cases and report receipt conducted by Environmental Protection and Mining Inspection Body of Ministry of Nature Protection of RA within the period of 14-18.05.2018.
Forestry managers from Sweden conducted a visit to SPAs
23 forest owners and managers from Sweden paid a vist to Armenia, "Sevan" and "Dilijan" national parks, got acquainted with biodiversity, peculiarities and preservation potential of specially protected areas of nature.
The National Assembly considered the amendments and addenda to the Land Code of the Republic of Armenia
Today RA Deputy Minister of Nature Protection Khachik Hakobyan submitted the RA National Assembly draft laws on "Making amendments to the Land Code of the Republic of Armenia", "Making amendments to the RA law on Local self-governance" and " Making amendments to the RA law on Local self-governance in Yerevan".
The RA Minister of Nature Protection received the Executive Director of Caucasus Nature Fund
RA Minister of Nature Protection Erik Grigoryan received Caucasus Nature Fund (CNF) Executive Director Geof Giacomini and RA National Coordinator Arman Vermishyan.
A number of events of "Museum Night" has been launched in State Museum of Nature of Armenia of the RA MNP
The State Museum of Nature of Armenia has joined "Museum Night" pan-European events and illustrated the list of unique events. The theme selected by International Council of Museums (ICOM) is “Hyperconnected museums: new approaches, new publics” for the International Museum Day 2018.