AUA ACE’s “Edible” School Yards Program Being Piloted in Two Yerevan Schools

YEREVAN, Armenia – AUA Acopian Center for the Environment (ACE) started the second year of its cooperation with the Municipality of Yerevan on an educational program called, “The Natural Environment and I,” where middle and high school students participate in a multidisciplinary and interactive environmental education program in their schools.

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Environmental Education Micro Project Competition

The Environmental Education Network (EEN) announces a competition for proposals on environmental education (EE) micro projects open to all applicants in Armenia. The topics of the EE micro projects could include water, energy, waste management/recycling, biodiversity, endangered species, nature conservation or restoration, ecosystems, or other environmental topics of interest to the applicant.

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Six Yerevan Schools Complete AUA Acopian Center for the Environment’s “Natural Environment and I” Program

On Monday, June 8, 2015, the American University of Armenia (AUA) Acopian Center for the Environment and Yerevan Municipality completed their first year of cooperation on the “Natural Environment and I” program. A completion ceremony was held at the Yerevan Zoo.

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Sustainable Energy Academy 2016

The Heinrich Boell Foundation in cooperation with the American University of Armenia (AUA) Acopian Center for the Environment will organize the Sustainable Energy Academy to create a community of students and young professionals in Armenia who will be equipped to promote and implement sustainable energy solutions at building, district/community, and national levels. The efforts of ...

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The 1000 Leaf Project

The Thousand Leaf Project is a collaboration between the Armenian Environmental Network, a project of Earth Island Institute, and the AUA Acopian Center for the Environment. The aim of the project is to house information about wild plants and mushrooms (growing in a natural state; not cultivated) that Armenian people have used throughout history and ...

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Environmental Education and Youth Outreach

The aim of establishing the Environmental Education Network (EEN) is to contribute to the efforts of RA Government in promoting and ensuring environmental education at all school levels and at communities. The EEN is a unity of more than fifteen civil society, governmental, educational and international organizations, whose main goal is to contribute to the ...

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