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British wing of MES cooperation becomes stronger 16:58 / 19.09.2014

On September 19, Deputy Head of Mission of the Embassy of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland in Armenia Amias Moores visited the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Armenia. The meeting was attended by the working group, headed by the Deputy Minister of Emergency Situations David Karapetyan. The meeting was also attended by the Deputy Director of MES Rescue Service Major- General Nikolay Grigoryan and the Rector of Crisis Management State Academy r/s Colonel Hamlet...

New cooperation in the field of supercomputing 15:17 / 19.09.2014

On September 19, at the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Armenia was signed a memorandum of cooperation between the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the RA, Ministry of Education and Science, the Ministry of Economy and the National Academy of Sciences. Within the frames of cooperation a National Supercomputing Center will be established in Armenia. It will be located at the Institute for Informatics and Automation Problems (IIAP) of NAS of the RA. According...

New appointment in MES 14:36 / 17.09.2014

On September 17, by order  of  the Minister of  Emergency Situations of the RA Armen Yeritsyan Rescue Service Colonel  Mushegh Ghazaryan was appointed Deputy Director of  Rescue Sservice of  MES of  the  RA- Head  of   Rescue  Service  of  Yerevan city.     

New programs - new achievements 11:55 / 17.09.2014

On September 17, at the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the RA the Head of the MES staff Hamlet Hakobyan received “The use of telecommunications systems and space technology, and the involvement of the population in disasters management” program delegation of Asian Development Bank’s Manila Central office, led by Yusuke Muraki. A new pilot program was introduced at the meeting, which is intended to be implemented in three cities of risk zones. It was offered to cooperate...

Armenian- American workshop in Yerevan 10:20 / 17.09.2014

On September 16-17, the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Armenia, in collaboration with the U.S. Embassy Office of Defense Cooperation (ODC), conducted a workshop on the theme: “The organization of protection of the population in case of a major earthquake, the implementation of national support and cooperation with international forces”. The workshop was attended by representatives of the RA Government and concerned agencies, representatives of non-governmental organizations,...

New appointments 10:18 / 17.09.2014

On September 17, by decree of the Minister of Emergency Situations of the RA Armen Yeritsyan, 3 new appointments were performed in the fire-rescue detachments of Gegharkunik, Ararat and Aragatsotn. Minister of Emergency Situations A. Yeritsyan personally met and conducted interviews with citizens, who had applied to work in the Ministry.