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  1. Armenia-Azerbaijan Conflict: Mingachevir Dam Targeted (Reports)

    15 Oct 2020- 07:57 by Staff- Water Diplomat BAKU, Azerbaijan The Azerbaijani Prosecutor General’s Office said 11 October that Armenian armed forces had carried out a missile attack on the Mingachevir Hydroelectric Power Plant in Azerbaijan, Russian state ...

    Staff - Water D... - 11/04/2020 - 08:14

  2. Armenia: Activists Seek End To Controversial Gold Mine

    31 Aug 2020- 11:30 by Local Press Report YEREVAN The Armenian Mirror Spectator On August 20, a hot Thursday afternoon, scores of demonstrators from the Armenian Environmental Front (AEF) and the Save Amulsar movement assembled in front of the Armenian Nat ...

    Local Press Report - 08/31/2020 - 11:30

  3. EBRD Ends Investment In Controversial Armenia Gold Mine

    13 Aug 2020- 06:37 by Local Press Report YEREVAN Open Democracy European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) investment in a controversial $400m gold mine in Armenia is to end, a new assessment by the bank’s complaint body states. The London-ba ...

    Local Press Report - 08/13/2020 - 08:43

  4. Water Infrastructure "Threatened" In Armenia-Azerbaijan Border Dispute

    29 Jul 2020- 07:23 by Staff- Water Diplomat BAKU, Azerbaijan Tension continues at the Armenia-Azerbaijan border after two weeks of skirmishes and increasing threats to civilians and crucial infrastructure. Armenia has claimed that things are “relatively c ...

    Staff - Water D... - 08/11/2020 - 07:37

  5. Armenia Government Grants Water Permit To Gold Mine Project Beset By Local Protests

    1 Mar 2020- 13:49 by OOSKAnews Correspondent YEREVAN, Armenia The ministry of the environment of Armenia has granted a water permit to the Amulsar gold project, according to a press release from operators Lydian International. Local communities and enviro ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/01/2020 - 14:02

  6. Armenia Villagers Protest Polluting Gold Mine Projects

    9 Oct 2019- 10:30 by Local Press Report GNDEVAZ France 24 Armenian villagers are locked in what they say is a David-and-Goliath style battle for the environment and their livelihoods, standing guard around the clock to protect their land from a multinatio ...

    Local Press Report - 10/09/2019 - 10:30

  7. Around $86 Million USD May Be Attracted Under Armenian-French Water Resources Management Agreement

    23 Oct 2018- 06:04 by Local Press Report YEREVAN Armenian News Agency The Armenian environment ministry’s water committee signed Thursday an agreement with Artois Picardie Water Agency to receive technical support for managing water resources. The aim of ...

    Local Press Report - 10/23/2018 - 06:04

  8. EBRD to Finance Two Large Scale Water Projects in Armenia

    23 Feb 2018- 14:26 by Local Press Report YEREVAN ARKA News Agency The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development will finance two large-scale projects in Armenia, as announced yesterday by Arsen Harutyunyan, chairman of the Armenian Water Committee ...

    Local Press Report - 02/23/2018 - 14:26

  9. Female Legislator Attacked In Brawl Over Yerevan Sewage Water

    14 Feb 2018- 10:19 by Local Press Report YEREVAN Radio Free Europe An Armenian opposition municipal legislator was attacked in a brawl that erupted at a city council meeting in the capital, Yerevan, as she attempted to give the mayor a container showing h ...

    Local Press Report - 02/14/2018 - 10:19

  10. Climate Change Hits Armenia Grape Production

    3 Feb 2018- 08:58 by Local Press Report YEREVAN Arka News Agency Armenia’s grape production in 2018 will see a drop of 30,000 metric tons, the head of the National Wine Center Avag Harutyunyan said today. Speaking at a news conference he said the total pr ...

    Local Press Report - 02/03/2018 - 08:58

  11. Armenia Needs $2.5 Billion USD for Modernization of Sewage and Sanitation Systems

    23 Jan 2018- 10:55 by Local Press Report YEREVAN ARKA News Agency the full modernization of Armenia’s sewage and waste water sanitation systems, including the construction of new stations, will cost some $2.5 billion, the country’s nature protection minis ...

    Local Press Report - 01/23/2018 - 10:55

  12. Private Investor Interested in Armenia's Meghri Hydro Plant: Prime Minister

    22 Jan 2018- 09:29 by Local Press Report YEREVAN ARKA News Agency Karen Karapetyan, Armenian prime minister, speaking Wednesday at a Q&A session in the National Assembly, said that he knows a private investor who showed interest in building a hydro po ...

    Local Press Report - 01/22/2018 - 09:29

  13. Armenia Claims Shortages are Due to Policy in Azerbaijian

    12 Oct 2016- 10:50 by Local Press Report STEPANAKERT News.am Thousands of hectares of lands in Karabakh are deprived of irrigation water, due to destructive policy of Baku, said the Prime Minister's spokesman Artak Beglaryan, commenting on Russian po ...

    Local Press Report - 10/12/2016 - 10:50

  14. EaP Group to Review River Protection

    12 Aug 2016- 05:39 by Local Press Report KYIV EU Neighbourhood News Service Government officials, NGOs and EU Delegation representatives from Eastern Partnership (EaP) countries will gather in the Ukrainian capital Kyiv between 19 and 20 September for a m ...

    Local Press Report - 08/12/2016 - 05:39

  15. Coca-Cola Hellenic, USAID to Improve Water Management in Armenia

    21 Jul 2016- 08:54 by Local Press Report YEREVAN Asbarez The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company Armenia (Coca-Cola HBC Armenia) and the Ministry of Nature Protection on Wednesday, July 20 signed ...

    Local Press Report - 07/21/2016 - 08:54