October 12, 2017
August 13, 2017
[1in.am] The Acopian Technical Company, headquartered in the U.S., currently supplies power to several American organizations, including Disney, NASA and Tesla. In Armenia, through AUA’s Acopian Center for the Environment, the company contributes to the preservation of the environment and the development of ecotourism.
August 2, 2017
[armenpress.am] During the AUA Ecotourism Conference of 2017, concerned citizens raised the issue of Gosh Lake. Minister Artsvik Minasyan and the activists agreed to meet at the Ministry of Nature Protection to further discuss how to address the issue. Read more about the outcomes of these discussions in this article.
August 2, 2017
Starting in the Fall 2017 semester, AUA will offer a minor in Environmental Studies to AUA undergraduate students.
July 26, 2017
[The Armenian Weekly] The American University of Armenia hosts both photovoltaic panels that generate electricity, as well as solar water heating panels that directly and efficiently heat water, offsetting natural gas demand.
July 19, 2017
The newly established AUA Geographic Information System (GIS) and Remote Sensing Lab brings dynamic data mapping as well as remote sensing capacity to AUA’s programs and research centers. Many of the disciplines offered at AUA are poised to benefit from the lab’s capabilities.
July 13, 2017
The “Support to Enhance Armenia’s Capacity to Implement EITI and to Increase Transparency and Accountability in Mining Licenses and Contracts” project was launched at AUA.
May 12, 2017
AUA hosted a public lecture and workshop titled “Towards 100% Renewable Energy” with keynote speaker, Ms. Veronica Rocha, Renewable Energy Branch Manager for the Hawaii State Energy Office (HSEO).
March 15, 2017
YEREVAN, Armenia – The American University of Armenia (AUA) Acopian Center for the Environment (ACE) hosted its second annual Ecotourism
March 7, 2017
YEREVAN, Armenia – On March 14, the Republic of Armenia’s Ministry of Justice representatives visited the American University of Armenia to introduce www.e-drafts.am, a new website that publishes draft legislation for public commenting.
While the United Nations designated 2017 as the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development, Armenia is struggling to manage and make the best out of the potential of this sector.