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    Nursery for reforestation in the CWR

    Wooded areas don’t hold large space in the Caucasus Wildlife Refuge (CWR), however, they deserve special attention. For many centuries the juniper sparse forests and the oaks used to be dense forests, which were almost deserted as a result of biotic, abiotic and anthropogenic impacts. Inspite of this, they still go on carrying the history […]

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    Handmade paper, herbarium and bio humus: new lease of life to the bowed flowers

    For the first time in six years, a part of the flowers, which were brought to the Armenian Genocide Memorial on April 24, formed herbariums. The bowed flowers will be dried, entirely preserving their color complexion and the look. For decades the flowers, which were laid to the Armenian Genocide Memorial on April 24, were […]

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    The World Earth Day with TUMO students

    In TUMO calendar April 22 was marked in green – it was the World Earth Day. On the 22nd of April TUMO had lots of guests with bikes as a bicycle march was planned on that day. The Foundation for Preservation of Wildlife and Cultural Assets and the “Sunchild” NGO presented “The Green Mobility” project […]

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    A new water supply network in Paruyr Sevak community

    The Foundation for the Preservation of Wildlife and Cultural Assets (FPWC) and VivaCell-MTS marked the completion of just another joint program aimed at improving the water supply network in rural communities. In the frames of this program Paruyr Sevak village in Ararat region has been provided with 24-hour water supply. A 1850m long water pipeline […]

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    The Green mobility at “Mkhitar Sebastatsi” Educomplex

    The Foundation for Preservation of Wildlife and Cultural Assets and the “Sunchild” NGO presented “The Green Mobility” project at “Mkhitar Sebastatsi” Educational complex on the eve of World Earth Day, on 21st of April. “The Green Mobility” is funded by the UNDP-GEF Small Grants Program in Armenia. During the course-meeting the greenhouse effect, the quantitative […]

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    Food forest to be created in CWR

    On April 3, 2016, FPWC has organized a tree-planting in the Caucasus Wildlife Refuge (CWR) in frames of the project “Showcasing the conservation and community benefits of the CWR”. The main component of the project is creating a food forest in the Refuge. The concept is based on classical principles of arboriculture. Forest gardens mimic […]

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    Brigitte Bardot: Armenia is the image of a progressive country

    The Foundation for the Preservation of Wildlife and Cultural Assets (FPWC) with the support of Brigitte Bardot Fondation and the RA Ministry of Nature Protection will implement the transfer of two bears, which were brought to Yerevan from the Gyumri private zoo, to Libearty Bear Sanctuary in Romania on March 23 of the current year. […]

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    Let’s Talk Paper: FPWC kicks off AGBU Green Talks

    Eat, Sleep, Recycle; Recycle today for a better tomorrow; these and a dozen of other slogans laced the FPWC’s Let’s Talk Paper workshop which marked the start of the Green Talks series initiated by the AGBU. Paper saving, recycling and reuse: the FPWC team talked about the creative ways of implementation of all these tips […]

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    FPWC Clarifies

    On March 10, around 8:30 pm. Artyom Avetisyan from Ararat marz Aralez village, with a group of friends in a state of alcohol intoxication has illegally accessed the territory of the FPWC privately protected area of the Caucasus Wildlife Refuge (CWR). A. Avetisyan then got over the fence around the locked cages of the lions […]

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    FPWC attends a workshop on nature conservation issues at the island of Vilm, Germany

    From February 29th to March 3rd, the FPWC attended a workshop focusing on the sustainable use of natural resources, their governance and policy integration, with special focus on the management of protected areas, which was organized by the German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation at the island of Vilm. The workshop has been attended by […]

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