06

Sep

REC C has started preparatory works on Armenia’s 6th National Biodiversity Report under CBD

16

Jul

Strategic environmental assessment on Solid Waste Management sector, Armenia

Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) Report on "Strategic Development Plan, Road Map and Long Term Investment Plan for the Solid Waste Management Sector in Armen...

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...

26

Dec

REC Caucasus has assessed 10 SMEs for Resource Efficiency and Cleaner Production-NEW DECEMBER 2014

UNIDO RECP Demonstration Programme implemented by REC Caucasus Armenia National Office is aimed to improve resource productivity and environmental performance of businesses in agro/food processing, chemicals and construction materials’ sectors. RECP demonstrations are conducted for SMEs targeting food and beverage, chemical, construction materials. Armenian businesses benefit from RECP implementation through cost savings on energy, materials, waste and effluent disposal, improved compliance, and innovative products and services generated by the group of UNIDO RECP national experts. Currently, 10 SMEs have undergone Resource efficiency and Cleaner Production Assessments based on RECP methodology: National experts have measured loss of resources within production cycles, suggested corrective measures for each of the industries/sectors namely, natural juice, egg, diary production, production of ceramic materials, outlining energy, waste, water treatment and secondary use, improved cost-effectiveness and regular saving of resources and investments by SMEs.