Environment

The “Environmental Pavilion” Project of the Environmental Education Micro Project Competition, Successfully Completed

KOTAYK, Armenia — “Environmental Pavilion” a project initiated and implemented by Gohar Movsisyan, a teacher of Teghenik secondary school, was successfully completed in June 2016. The primary aim of the project was to create a pavilion, which would...
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“The Creation of Herbarium and Biodiversity Classes” Project of the Environmental Education Micro Project Competition, Successfully Completed

VAYOTS DZOR, Armenia – As a result of one of the winning projects of the Environmental Education Micro Project Competition, initiated by Vazgen Galstyan, a biodiversity group was established involving schoolchildren from the Gomk community in the Vayots...
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The “Shikahogh” Project of the Environmental Education Micro Project Competition, Successfully Completed

SYUNIK, Armenia – A project organized by Ms. Varduhi Ohanjanyan, a teacher at #5 Primary School in Kapan, was a winner of the Environmental Education Micro Project Competition. The project, titled “Shikahogh,” involved about 120 schoolchildren from...
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The “Environmental Classes and Excursion” Project of the Environmental Education Micro Project Competition, Successfully Completed

SHIRAK, Armenia – A group of about 20 schoolchildren from Vahramaberd and Haykavan villages in the Shirak Region participated in of one of the winning projects of the Environmental Education Micro Project Competition, initiated by Hrachya Hovhannsiyan....
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The “Environmental Classes on Forests” Project of the Environmental Education Micro Project Competition, Successfully Completed

TAVUSH, Armenia – More than 120 schoolchildren from four border villages (Sarigyugh, Tsaghkavan, Achajur, Sevkar) in the Tavush region participated in environmental classes on forestry. The project was initated by Mher Atoyan, and was one of the winning...
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AUA Center for Responsible Mining Publishes Results of Soil and Drinking-Water Testing

YEREVAN, Armenia – On June 29, 2016 the American University of Armenia (AUA) Center for Responsible Mining published reports providing results of independent soil and drinking water assessments in the Lori region. Last November, soil and water samples...
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The Heinrich Boell Foundation South Caucasus and the American University of Armenia Acopian Center for the Environment hold Sustainable Energy Academy 2016

YEREVAN, Armenia – The Sustainable Energy Academy 2016 kicked off on Monday, August 8, 2016, at the American University of Armenia (AUA). The Academy, organized by AUA’s Acopian Center for the Environment in collaboration with the Heinrich Boell Foundation...
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The “Let’s Go Green and Learn English” Project of the Environmental Education Micro Project Competition, Successfully Completed

ARMAVIR, Armenia — A project in the form of a piloted course to teach English through environmental topics was conducted in two villages in the Armavir region, Karakert and Hatsik.
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“Young Naturalists” Project of the Environmental Education Micro Project Competition, Successfully Completed

Syunik, Goris—A winning project of the Environmental Education Micro Project Competition titled “Young Naturalists,” initiated by Ms. Lusine Shegunts, a teacher from #4 High School in Goris, and her environmentally concerned students took place...
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