On April 21-22, the cases of violations of norms on forests were detected in the forestry branches of “ArmForest” SNCO of the Committee of Forest of the Ministry of Environment
As a result of inspection procedures accomplished by forestry units, 31 cases of illegal logging were revealed by the workers of “Lalvar” forestry branch. The reports on deforestation were made and were sent to the relevant division of RA Police.
The outcome of the cooperation between the Ministry of Environment and the Caucasus Nature Fund
In collaboration with the Ministry of Environment, the Caucasus Nature Fund provided support to the Scientific Center of Zoology and Hydroecology of NAS RA for the acquisition of a software package necessary for the operation of modern echo sounder for researching fish stocks in Lake Sevan and other water basins.
April 22 is Earth Day
International Mother Earth Day was proclaimed by the decree of the United Nations General Assembly.
The objective of the day is to draw the world's attention to environmental issues and to work together to protect the planet Earth.
It was appointed the first female head of the forest enterprise
By the order of Acting Chairman of the Committee of Forest of the Ministry of Environment Arusyak Siradeghyan, Irina Paruyr Hovhannisyan was appointed Acting Director of “Chambarak Forestry” branch of “ArmForest” SNCO.
The next successful grant project of the Ministry of Environment-implemented “Support Program for Protected Areas-Armenia” (SPPA-A) was summarized
“Yulia” charitable NGO, which received the grant, implemented “Social integration of children with disabilities through organizing non-formal education” project, due to the activities held in the project scopes, 21 children with disabilities were socialized and integrated into the society.
The sale and realization of plastic bags will be banned
Today, the National Assembly completely approved the Government-authored draft law on “Making supplements to the law on Trade and Services” in the second reading.