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Aggressive Armenia has been committing large-scale acts of ecological terror, causing serious damage to natural monuments, biodiversity, forest areas, underground and surface natural resources in the territories of Azerbaijan, which are under occupation ...

Environment 2020-11-03 17:57:00

Armenia is committing a real environmental terror against Azerbaijan, press secretary of the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources Irada Ibrahimova told AZERTAC. "The invasive Armenia, which continues crimes against humanity and kills civilians ...

Environment 2020-10-30 16:57:00

“State-aggressor Armenia has been occupying Nagorno-Karabakh and surrounding areas for more than thirty years and committed crimes in these territories, which have become out of the control of the international community. For ...

Environment 2020-10-28 14:47:00

“As a result of spontaneous exploitation in the territories occupied by the country-aggressor Armenia, the region's natural resources, environment and biodiversity have been severely damaged. Our forests rich in valuable species of trees and shrubs have been purposefully ...

Environment 2020-10-23 15:24:00

Environmental Public Council of the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of Azerbaijan addressed a statement to international organizations and countries on recent military provocations and 30-year aggression of the Armenian armed forces against ...

Environment 2020-10-20 10:54:00

Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources has appealed to international organizations with regard to the damage caused to the nature of the country and the environment of the region as a result of the recent military provocations and ...

Environment 2020-10-09 11:43:00

Yet another environmental campaign was held at the beaches of Baku under the motto “Protect the Caspian Sea!” within the frames of the International Coastal Cleanup Day. Organized by the “Coca-Cola”, Bakcell, PASHA Bank, “Carlsberg”, “AzEcol”, ASAN ...

Environment 2020-09-22 18:11:00

On 19 September 2020, the EU Delegation organised #EUBeachCleanup campaign jointly with the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources as part of the International Coastal Clean-up Day. Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources of Azerbaijan Mukhtar Babayev ...

Environment 2020-09-19 20:04:00

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday urged governments to incorporate "meaningful" climate action in all aspects of recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Xinhua. Addressing ministers at a virtual meeting on sustainable recovery from ...

Environment 2020-09-05 12:54:00

The Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources, the European Union (EU) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have announced the winners of the “Ozun Yarat” competition. Over 200 submissions were received on Azerbaijan’s first upcycling platform, launched this World ...

Environment 2020-08-24 14:50:00

“Armenia’s aggression against Azerbaijan has been going for 30 years. During this period, Armenia's aggressive policy has been intensively reflected in its illegal activities at various levels. The Armenian government's supportive actions regarding aggression against Azerbaijan ...

Environment 2020-07-24 15:16:00

An exemplary public beach has been created near the Shikh beach in Sabayil district in Baku as part of an initiative of Vice-President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, founder and head of the International Dialogue for Environmental Action (IDEA) Public Union Leyla Aliyeva ...

Environment 2020-06-16 15:23:00

The Environment Ministers of the five Caspian Sea littoral states gathered for an online meeting on the state of affairs of regional efforts to protect the marine environment of the Caspian Sea. The meeting was organized on the initiative of the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of the Republic of Azerbaijan ...

Environment 2020-06-10 13:10:00

Every year on March 14, thousands of people around the world lift their voices to celebrate the world’s rivers and those who struggle to protect them. The International Day of Action for Rivers is a day to celebrate victories such as dam removal and river restoration ...

Environment 2020-03-14 15:16:00

An earthquake has hit the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea, according to the Republican Seismic Survey Center of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences ...

Environment 2020-02-26 16:32:00

Today, celebrities and youth activists met with UN officials, governments and civil society to launch Mission 1.5, a campaign that aims to bridge the gap between people and governments on ambitious climate action. Mission 1.5 aims to give 20 million people around the world the opportunity to have their say ...

Environment 2020-02-14 14:22:00

The Azerbaijan office of World Wildlife Fund (WWF) will organize a “Sustainable hunting in Azerbaijan: risks and opportunities” international forum on February 27, head of the WWF Country Office for Azerbaijan Elshad Asgarov has told AZERTAC. The event, which will bring together international experts ...

Environment 2020-02-07 14:26:00

The official website of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) based in Bonn, Germany, has published an article headlined “Azerbaijan plants 650 000 trees in a day to fight desertification and climate change” ...

Environment 2019-12-14 23:21:00

German portal “Berliner Press” has published an article highlighting the tree-planting campaign held in Azerbaijan on the occasion of the 650th birth anniversary of the country’s great poet and thinker Imadaddin Nasimi. The article writes that Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev and First ...

Environment 2019-12-07 19:08:00

“More than 650,000 trees have been planted in one day in all regions of Azerbaijan within the environmental campaign implemented on the initiative of Azerbaijan’s First Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva to mark the 650th birth anniversary of the great Azerbaijani ...

Environment 2019-12-07 11:46:00