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Teghut: Beyond the Law. part 1

Teghut: Beyond the Law. part 1

Save Teghut Civic Initiative has been voicing for years of the illegality of the permissions given for the operation of Teghut copper-molybdenum mine. This time the Civic Initiative presents irrevocable facts on the violations by which the mine is currently operated by Teghut CJSC of Vallex Group and on the criminal inaction of state bodies....
Press release Film and New Administrative Case on Teghut

Press release Film and New Administrative Case on Teghut

Press release July 15, 2015 For questions, please contact save@teghut.am “Teghut: Beyond the Law” Investigative Film and New Administrative Case on Teghut   For years, various civil society groups of Armenia, residents of mine impacted communities have been voicing of the environmental, socio-economic and health risks of mining in Teghut and the disproportional costs and...
Teghut: Beyond the Law Film Premiere, July 15

Teghut: Beyond the Law Film Premiere, July 15

Save Teghut Civic Initiative has been voicing for years of the illegality of the permissions given for the operation of Teghut copper-molybdenum mine. This time the Civic Initiative will present irrevocable facts on the violations by which the mine is currently operated by Teghut CJSC of Vallex Group and on the criminal inaction of state...
Shnogh River will Never Be the Same

Shnogh River will Never Be the Same

The activities of “Teghut” CJSC, one of the many companies of opaque Vallex Group, illegally exploiting Teghut as a copper mine, continue to have a negative impact on Shnogh river. Photos taken on April 15, 2015 (see below) show that large amounts of eroded soil are flowing into the river from the deforested and open-pit...
Residents of Gndevaz have serious questions to Geoteam Company

Residents of Gndevaz have serious questions to Geoteam Company

Finally, the community started to have serious concerns. They smoothly don’t accept the nice words of those who are pursuing for private interests any more. We believe in the person’s clean-fingered and thoughtful spirit, if it is not broken, people will be deprived of the opportunity to live. Gndevaz residents ask all the questions that have not been discussed in...
What happened in Jermuk and Gndevaz

What happened in Jermuk and Gndevaz

From 20 to 22 February “Dznemarduk-2015″ festival was held in Jermuk Town, Vayots Dzor Region. Participants of the Festival from Yerevan and from all over Armenia were met by the national song and dances and traditional food prepared by Residents of Jermuk and the “No to Amoulsar”, “Lydian go home”, “Get the mine-owners out!”, “No...