Joint environmental projects to deepen cooperation between Armenia and Japan
Minister of Environment Erik Grigoryan and Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to Armenia Jun Yamada discussed cooperation issues in the direction of restoring the ecological balance of Lake Sevan and addressing other environmental issues.
Certain mercury-containing products will be phased out
It took place the awareness raising workshop in the Ministry of Environment with representatives of organizations importing mercury-containing light bulbs.
There took place the reception of citizens in the Ministry of Environment
At the meeting with the Minister of Environment, citizens and sectorial experts came up with viewpoints and solutions on water management, energy saving technologies, alternative heating systems and other environmental issues.
Invitation to join the Open Government Partnership Initiative Working Group
The Ministry of Environment announces submission of bids of the civil society organizations and the private sector under the 2018-2020 OGP Action Plan, Armenia , to ensure access to unified information system for management of water resources. Corresponding organizations will be included in the working group coordinating the activities of the Open Government Partnership Initiative (OGP).
Approximately 720 million AMD to protect the population of Artik region from stone pit dust and floods
By dint of over 720 million AMD grant attracted from the International Environmental Fund, the problem of dust emitted from the existing and non-operating mines in Artik region will be addressed, which has damaged the health of the local population for decades.
The session agenda of the Public Council featured issues concerning ecological status and illegal tree cutting of Lake Sevan
The issues regarding prevention of ecological status and illegal tree cutting of Lake Sevan were considered at the session of the Public Council attached to the Minister of Environment.
Inviting construction companies to attend a discussion
The estimated cost of works is about 540.0 million AMD
On August 8, it will be the opening of bids of the tender with ՇՄՆ-ԲՄ-ԱՇՁԲ-19/01 cipher - for the needs of the Ministry of Environment - announced for acquisition of works to be implemented within the period of 2019-2021 for the cleaning of forest stands of Lake Sevan covered with water.