There took place a discussion dedicated to the ozone layer protection and climate change mtigation activities
On July 24, 2018, at the initiative of the Ministry of Nature Protection, with the support of UNIDO and UNDP, the workshop on "Kigali Amendment to the Montreal Protocol as a consolidation of the ozone layer protection and climate change mitigation actions" was held at the UN Office.
It was considered the status of researches of the Czech non-governmental association with the Ambassador
The delegation led by Minister of Nature Protection Erik Grigoryan received the delegation headed by Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Czech Republic to theRepublic of Armenia Peter Mikiska; the delegation consisted of the members of the non-governmental association besides the embassy’s officers.
Approximately 100 citizens of the French Republic have arrived in “Lake Arpi” national park
A group of over 100 tourists of the Republic of France conducted a visit to "Lake Arpi" national park. Thanks to the consistent activities of the workers of the science and tourism unit of SNCO, the number of tourists visiting specially protected areas of nature rises year-on-year, thus the number of visitors is unprecedented this year.
The prospects for the cooperation in environmental protection sphere were considered along with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People’s Republic of China to Armenia
Minister of Nature Protection Erik Grigoryan met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People’s Republic of China to Armenia Tian Erlong. The top management of the ministry and embassy’s staff also were engaged in the meeting.
Nitrogen and phosphorus concentrations in Lake Sevan in July of 2018 (preliminary research outputs)
Compared to the same period last year, the concentrations of phosphate and ammonium ions in Lake Sevan were measured higher in spring of 2018, and the sharp rise in temperature created favorable conditions for the intensive flourishing of the lake.
A meeting with non-governmental organizations
On July 19 Deputy Minister of Nature Protection Ayser Ghazaryan had a meeting with the officers of 13 regional NGOs included in “Commitment to Constructive Dialogue” project implemented by "Armenian Lawyers’ Association" NGO.
ANNOUNCMENT on waste management of earth entrails use and regulatory framework for recycling
The Ministry of Nature Protection briefs all entrails users that HO-161-N law on "Making supplements and amendments to entrails code of the RA" was adopted on October 18, 2016, (it entered into force on May 4, 2017).