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Consultation at MoES 10:55 / 28.04.2014

Today, the weekly regular consultation was held at the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the RA, chaired by Minister Armen Yeritsyan. Director of Rescue Service, r/s major-general S. Azaryan reported about incidents registered during the week, implemented activities and projects, as well as about the ongoing construction process on the establishment of crisis managements centers in marzes.  The Head of Agency of Survey for Seismic Protection Hrachya Petrosyan informed,...

Children's homes - in the spotlight 08:52 / 26.04.2014

On April 25, at the Ministry of Emergency Situations, Deputy Minister Haykaram Mkhitaryan received the director of Kharberd Specialized Children’s Home Harutyun Balasanyan and the director of Marie Izmirlian Children’s Home Hasmik Mkrtchyan. The meeting was attended by the Head of Survey for Seismic Protection of MoES Hrachya Petrosyan, who had organized seismic safety trainings in the orphanages and a group of professionals, who had conducted the trainings. Deputy Minister of...

Expected shortage of water. Hydromet Service of MES of the RA warns 16:32 / 25.04.2014

Today, the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Armenia held a press conference on the updated forecasts of spring floods of rivers, reservoirs and level of Lake Sevan. The speakers were the head of Hydrology center of Hydromet Service of MoES of the RA Levon Azizyan and the head of the Department of Meteorology of the same service Gagik Surenyan, who presented the results of forecasts of spring floods of the rivers in 2014 and the weather expected in May. In his opening...

Academic alarm at school 16:12 / 25.04.2014

Today, an alarm signal sounded in Yerevan, N 196 main school named after A. Navasardyan. Ministry of Emergency Situations of the RA, in collaboration with school personnel conducted fire-fighting tactical training on the theme “Organization and implementation of extinguishing works”.  The objectives of the training exercise were - to check out: - the level of preparedness of school staff in created situation; - the level of practical abilities and skills of...

Recruitments in MoES 10:00 / 23.04.2014

Today, by decree of the Minister of Emergency Situations of the RA Armen Yeritsyan, had been performed a series of new appointments in R/S Yerevan city and operational management departments, RFD special water rescue detachments, special rescue operations management center, as well as in fire-rescue detachments of Lori and Kotayk. By another decree of ES Minister A. Yeritsyan, the deputy commander of special fire detachment of RS RFD Armen Gyurjinyan was awarded the rank of...

20 years of dedication to the children of Armenia 18:03 / 22.04.2014

Today, the Armenian office of an international organization “Save the Children” celebrated the 20th anniversary of its activity in our country. The event was attended by representatives of various state agencies of the RA, international, non-governmental and stakeholder organizations. Among the guests of honor was the Minister of Emergency Situations of the RA A. Yeritsyan.  In her opening remarks, Director of the Armenian office of “Save the Children” Irina Saghoyan...