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...

Capacity Development and Information

Capacity development and information

The programme consists of several activities:
  • Small grant and awards initiatives
  • Support in preparation and participation in Env events
  • NGO forums and networking
  • Public campaigns (hearings, round tables on hot env issues)
  • Trainings, Internships, Personnel CB
  • Public participation and Information campaigns (analysis, reviews distribution)
  • Promotion of Education for SD process
  • Support in implementation of Aarhus Convention
  • Publications and information dissemination
REC Caucasus has implemented and continues to implement number of projects aiming capacity development and information dissemination projects in the South Caucasus region, including:
- Improvement of environmental liability regime: introduction of methodology  for valuation of environmental damage
- Establishing a structured approach towards training of environmental inspectors in Armenia and Azerbaijan
- Promotion of Media – Government – Civil Society Environmental Dialogue in the South Caucasus