Final seminar on “Development of Climate Change Adaptation plan at local level”
“Country Water Partnership” scientific, ecological NGO held the final seminar within the framework of “Development of Climate Change Adaptation at local level” project on the 22th of July, in "Asparez" Club . The project was financed by the European Union, Austrian Development Agency and Austrian Red Cross.
The Seminar was attended by the representatives of the Armenian Red Cross, Danish Red Cross, specialists of Agriculture and Environment Protection Departments of the RA Lori and Shirak Marz Municipalities, administrative heads and members of community councils of three rural communities (Basen, Mets Parni, Margahovit), representatives of the Armenian Red Cross Society “Climate Forum East II” project member organizations, representatives of the RA Lori and Shirak marzes’ Aarhus Centers, local NGOs and various experts (ecologists, farmers, foresters, financiers etc.). During the seminar the project, as well as the priority measures for 3 communities were introduced. A. Gabrielyan, the National Coordinator of Climate Change represented “The Paris Agreement, the commitments undertaken by Armenia and NAP process”.
At the end of the Seminar the journalist of “Asparez” newspaper interviewed Arevik Hovsepyan, the CWP president. The article was published in the running issue of the newspaper.