On October 15, within the framework of ‘‘Aware and Responsible Community’’ program a non-formal discussion (business lunch) was held by NGO Center regarding the environmental issues in Armenia. About 25 representatives of NGOs, Local Self-Governance bodies, Lori regional Administration , CSOs, as well as members of , Public Administration and Local Self Governance Bodies from Yerevan, Alaverdi, Odzun, Akhtala communities took part in the business lunch.
During the discussion the participants shared their experience and successful methods. The meeting was effective in establishing relationships between CSOs from Alaverdi, Odzun, Akhtala communities and Yerean, and representatives of state sector, as well as for joint works on solving problems in the future.
The program is carried out within the framework of UNDP-GEF’s program called ‘‘Generate Global Environmental Benefits through Environmental Education and Raising Awareness of Stakeholders’’.