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...

16

Nov

Regional Preparatory Meeting to the World Water Forum 6 comes to an end

Coordinator of the Europe Region Process – World Water Forum 2012 and the General Manager of the International Office for Water – Mr. Jean-Francois Donzier attended the meeting with the ambassador of Swiss Confederation H. E. Geunter Baechler, underlying the importance of regional cooperation for successful transboundary river management in the welcoming remarks.

Mission of the conference was to share information on the background processes for the 6th World Water Forum. World Water Forum itself has been the world’s largest meeting around water issues since 1997. As the Forum’s official web-site states, the forum’s preparatory processes combine thematic, regional and political activities. These processes mobilize thousands of water stakeholders over the 5 continents and culminate in the Forum week this time in Marseilles.

Participants of the event included officials from participating countries – Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia, embassies, international organizations and academic sector. The parties agreed on advancing regional cooperation and dialogues for attaining common goal of successful water resource management. Participants of the conference assessed the meeting as very productive and informative.

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