The respective methods of tree pruning must be developed for each community
Chaired by RA Minister of Nature Protection Khachik Hakobyan, the next consultation of the working group on developing the decree draft of the RA Government defining the guiding principles of species composition of greenbelts in settlements and the methodological guidelines for tree pruning was held.
Invitation for the Submission of Small Grants Programs for NGOs, registered in Syuniq marz of RA
“Support Program for Protected Areas-Armenia” (SPPA-A) project implementation unit, on behalf of the Ministry of Nature Protection of the Republic of Armenia, invites all the interested NGOs, registered in Syuniq marz of RA to participate to the Small Grant Programs’ Competition.
Erik Grigoryan was appointed to the post of Minister of Nature Protection
Guided by the proposal of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, President Armen Sarkissian appointed Erik Grigoryan to the post of Minister of Nature Protection on May 12, 2018.
An invitation to cooperation and work
The bank of experts is to be formed within the Ministry of Nature Protection of RA with the objective to ensure the opportunity for those, who will be engaged in environmental policy-making procedures and projects implemented under the aegis of the Ministry on a paid or voluntary basis.
On May 9, Director of “Dilijan” national park Armen Abrahamyan alongside Head of the Conservation Unit Benyamin Sargsyan and two activists of "Eco House and Camp" initiative executed an inspection to clarify the truthiness of the news about illegal felling in the area of “Dilijan” national park posted on “Sos” TV channel of Facebook social networking website.
There were signed numerous environmental grant projects within the last one-and-a-half-year period
There was signed the largest environmental grant project amounting to USD 20 million in the history of Armenia with the Green Climate Fund: it is the one in the Eurasian region and the 10th globally.
The measures to face the risks of year’s water scarcity were discussed
RA Acting Minister of Nature Protection Erik Grigoryan held a working consultation over the action plans envisaged for 2018 water scarcity.