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    Tree planting aimed to preserve the ecosystem of Armenia

    The Foundation for the Preservation of Wildlife and Cultural Assets (FPWC) and VivaCell-MTS, on March 24 initiated a tree-planting in Urtsadzor on the International Day of Forests. Within the frames of the event partner organizations’ employees helped to plant several hundred apricot and plum trees in the Caucasus Wildlife Refuge (CWR). The nursery in the CWR was established by […]

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    The community development in the focus of attention

    VivaCell-MTS and the Foundation for the Preservation of Wildlife and Cultural Assets (FPWC) continue to support Mozrov village in Vayots Dzor region. In order to improve the efficiency of the agricultural labor, the cooperating organizations donated a “DT-75″ caterpillar tractor, produced in 2016,  to the village. The expected agricultural machinery has been provided in the […]

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    Roundtable on Conservation and Community Development held at CWR

    On March 4th, 2017 FPWC hosted a round-table meeting with Armenia’s community heads over a number of environmental and socio-economic issues in vulnerable villages across Armenia, which took place in the Urtsadzor Eco center (Urtsadzor village, Ararat region). The meeting  aimed at, and succeeded in bringing together key stakeholders to discuss and encourage communities’ initiatives […]

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    A solar water heater is launched in borderland Mosesgegh

    The borderland villages and communities of Armenia are always in the limelight of the Foundation for the Preservation of Wildlife and Cultural Assets and VivaCell-MTS. With the joint efforts of the cooperating organizations, “The Alternative Energy” project allows to significantly reduce the utility costs of the communities and the residents, and to activate the community […]

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    The research of wolves in the Caucasus Wildlife Refuge

    Saakje Hazenberg, the ecological integrity monitoring expert of the Jasper National Park in Canada, has done a research on the number and distribution of the wolves, as well as other related issues in the Caucasus Wildlife Refuge by the invitation of the Foundation for the Preservation of Wildlife and Cultural Assets. The research goal was […]

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    25 plants have been replanted in a test plot

    At the end of 2016, 25 identified seed plants have been replanted in a specially equipped test plot. They will serve as a spotter for 124 seed plants planted in the main reforestation area. The replanting ability of another 132 is to be checked soon. The plant nursery founded in the Caucasus Wildlife Refuge in […]

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    Contiguous Khndzorut community is completely enlightened

    The village of Khndzorut in Vayots Dzor region is bordering Nakhijevan. The village had a destroyed infrastructure of outdoor lighting after the collapse of the Soviet system. Trying to solve this problem, the locals have lightened several streets by the means of the community, although the result was not satisfying: more energy was exhausted than […]

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    Environmental battle through the language of colors

    The Foundation for the Preservation of Wildlife and Cultural Assets (FPWC) and VivaCell-MTS have summarized the results of the 9th Annual Pan Armenian Painting Contest. More than 600 pictures have been submitted for the contest this time. 5-16 year old young people from Armenia and Diaspora portrayed their thoughts on the nature and the environment […]

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    Gnishik is provided with constant water supply

    On December 14, The Foundation for the Preservation of Wildlife and Cultural Assets (FPWC) in cooperation with VivaCell-MTS has built a 2050-meter-long water pipeline in Gnishik community in the frames of “Water supply improvement” program. In the frames of the program dividing joints and water pressure regulators have been installed. As a result, the entire […]

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    A new irrigation system has been launched in borderland Chinari community

    On December 8 a new irrigation system, including one river water intake and 650m-long pipe, has been launched in Chinari village of Tavoush region, which has a 28 km-long common border with Azerbaijan. This is the second joint project of the Foundation for the Preservation of Wildlife and Cultural Assets (FPWC) and VivaCell-MTS implemented in […]

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