Awareness Raising Event in Tavush Region
The workshop was attended by 28 participants from Koghb and Berdashen communities located in the neighborhood of the project pilot site. It was aimed at assessing the awareness of communities on the issues of climate change and forests, raising the awareness on the mentioned topics, transformation measures and other related issues as well as sharing the experience of field workers on their involvement in the forest transformation measures and getting their feedback about the techniques they have been using, problems they have experienced and benefits they have received and others.
The communities raised various issues addressed by the Project Coordinator and Forest Enterprise Director. In particular, the use of different tree species, locally grown planting material, various transformation techniques, sustainability of field measures and others were discussed. The field workers shared their experience and raised the issues of their concern. The importance of forest restoration and funded projects such as the EU project was highlighted and acknowledged.
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Tel: +374 10 54 61 56 (ext. 15)
Partnership and Communications Manager
Tel: 58 89 83; 54 61 56 (ext. 14)