20

Apr

Protocol on Strategic Environmental Assessment: Facts and Benefits

Armenian version of the brochure introduces the SEA procedure as set out in the Protocol with reference to its provisions,1 and presents the benefits of SEA while rectifying misconceptions regarding this procedure. It al...

03

Apr

Support to establishment of SEA system in Armenia, Phase IV: Final dissemination and awareness raising event

Final dissemination event ''Towards a fully-fledged SEA and EIA system in Armenia'' was convened within the fr...

13

Sep

Launching the Smart city Profile of Goris

Republic of Armenia State Committee on Urban Development, UNECE Land and Housing Division, Regional environmental center for Caucasus and Municipality of Goris city have launched the Smart city Profile for Goris (Syuniq...

24

Apr

Global Water Partnership of Central Asia and Caucasus Region is 10 Years old

On the occasion of the 10th Anniversary of Global Water Partnership of Central Asia and Caucasus Regions, on 23 April, 2012 Country Water Partnership Armenia organized workshop, hosted by Regional Environmental Center for Caucasus Armenia.

Danka Thalmeinerova, (GWP Knowledge Manager Specialist) and Arevik Hovsepyan (CWP projects manager) presented an organization, its mission and goal aimed to guarantee that the integrated approach to water resources management was invested in more countries and regions, as tool for just and effective management and sustainable water use.

Number of speeches, presentations on overall activities of Country Water Partnership conducted in Armenia, including innovative ideas, educational trainings on management tools and mechanisms for water resources management, seminars on investment of IWRM approach, round tables to develop political dialogue, including civil society into the process were demonstrated.

An extensive and interesting workshop program covered a wide range of topics and issues including  institutional issues related to water and sewage system; water resource protection and management; water quality and public health; reliability and safety of water supply and wastewater treatment; pipeline construction and repair.

Informational leaflets developed by CWP highlighting an organization’s numerous processes, programs in Armenia was shown and delivered to workshop attendees.