14:04 | June 17, 2013
Zarafyan called on the government to take practical and immediate steps before the water supply situation becomes irreversible in the valley, an area where much of the country’s fruits and vegetables are grown.
11:06 | June 12, 2013
Something I see immediately as a visitor, not really as a journalist, is the problem of rubbish. That’s to say, the peoples' attitude of throwing things on the street or in the parks, whether it is plastic garbage or cigarettes.
12:47 | June 3, 2013
Armenia Tree Project (ATP) has recently completed its 39th season of planting. Nearly 44,000 trees were planted this spring throughout Armenia, including decorative and fruit trees and more than 10,000 reforestation seedlings in the Lori region. This brings the total number of trees planted and rejuvenated by ATP to 4,268,516 since 1994.
16:59 | May 31, 2013
After eight years of investigations, involving more than 20 prosecutors and 32 environmental groups, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., plead guilty on Tuesday in San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Kansas City to federal environmental crimes and civil violations, according to a press release from the U.S. Department of Justice.
14:30 | May 28, 2013
When the woman entering the Meghri store owned by Mrs. Alvard noticed my tape recorder, she immediately exclaimed, "While Meghri has become the most cut-off town in Armenia, it is also the most important. Who understands this?"
09:44 | May 28, 2013
Your Highnes, as an advocate for nature conservation, please refrain from any action related to Amulsar gold mine that will confirm the current project and will make the above-mentioned threats a reality.
12:49 | May 23, 2013
Haygaz Khachikyan, mayor of the northern Armenian town of Akhtala, says he warned provincial authorities about the growing environmental dangers his community faces caused by the tailings dams owned by the Akhtala Enrichment Plant
16:48 | May 16, 2013
The initiative is open to all. It is unique because every company, regardless of size or financial standing can fully contribute. The “Just One Tree” principle asks each participating company to plant one tree for each employee, so both small and large ICT companies can help in the reforestation of Yerevan. A large company like Synopsys might plant hundreds of trees, and a small startup might plant only a few trees. Both are contributing fully.
13:41 | May 16, 2013
Yesterday, Armenia’s Greens Union President Hakob Sanasaryan led a group of environmentalists on a visit to the town of Akhtala to inspect the Shamlough open pit mine operated by Metals Prince Ltd.
23:58 | May 13, 2013
On behalf of the EcoLab project, its partner organisations and donors, we would like to state, that we consider the above mentioned reportage as a misuse and misrepresentation of the project, its partners and donors' names in favour of Teghut (Lori region, Armenia) copper-molybdenum mining project of Vallex F.M. Establishment.
20:25 | April 22, 2013
This is the road leading from Yerevan’s Shengavit District to Masis. The road, which stretches for several kilometers, has turned into a garbage dump. The Ararat Regional Governor is busy with everything but his job.
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