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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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    The second round of the hippotherapy program is completed

    On December 6, The Foundation for the Preservation of Wildlife and Cultural Assets (FPWC) and VivaCell-MTS hosted children with disabilities and their parents participating in one of the joint projects of FPWC and VivaCell-MTS – in the second round of the hippotherapy program in Yerevan Zoo. In June 2015, with the opening of the first […]

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    Energy-saving outdoor illumination system reaches Martiros

    Martiros village is famous for more than 700 years of history. The bordering community, that has many historical and cultural assets, since 1990, has been left with dark streets specific to the war time. In frames of the “Alternative Energy” project, collaboratively implemented by the Foundation for the Preservation of Wildlife and Cultural Assets (FPWC) […]

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    Outdoor lighting system after 40 years

    Bardzruni is one of the many settlements that have had problems with outdated infrastructures following the collapse of the Soviet Union. For over 40 years, Bardzruni had had no street lighting system. In frames of the “Alternative Energy” project implemented by the Foundation for the Preservation of Wildlife and Cultural Assets (FPWC) in cooperation with […]

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    The Sunchild 6th International Environmental Festival took place

    On November 14, the Sunchild 6th International Environmental Festival Closing and Award Ceremony took place. The winners of Festival’s 3 competition categories – “Wildlife”, “Environmental Issue” and “Children and Youth” were announced. The winners are as follows: “Wildlife” category “Bluebird man” Dir.: Neil Paprocki, Matthew Podolsky “Environmental Issue” category “Poverty, Inc.” Dir.: Michael Matheson Miller, […]

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    Getting started SunChild 6th International Environmental Festival

    We are happy to announce that The SunChild 6th International Environmental Festival will take place from 11th to 14th of November in Yerevan. Each year the festival strives to honor the important environmental issues. The festival program includes wildlife and environmental films from all over the world, workshops, exhibitions, media campaigns and other events designed […]

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    The hippotherapy program is renewed

    The hippotherapy course, intended for people with disabilities, was renewed at the hippodrome of Yerevan Zoo. Since October dozens of children with disabilities have an opportunity to ride horses in the hippodrome of the Yerevan Zoo and take part in special trainings three days a week for free, and the other days they can feed […]

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