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EBRD Investment in Lydian International's Amulsar Mining ...

EBRD Investment in Lydian International's Amulsar Mining ...

 · On October 26, 2017, the Armenian Environmental Front civil initiative sent the following letter to the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (ERBD), as well as to its office in Armenia regarding the EBRD's financing of Lydian International's controversial gold mining project in Armenia that has raised concerns in civil society and environmental groups in Armenia.

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 · The operation of the Amulsar gold mine in Armenia may pose a big threat to the Caspian Sea basin, soil quality in the Caucasus region and, in general, to the ecology of the Caspian states. The Amulsar mine is loed in southeastern Armenia, 13 kilometers from Jermuk resort town and the Kechut reservoir, connected with Lake Sevan (Goycha), in the interfluve of Arpa river (Azerbaijani .

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WWF Armenia's Position Statement on Amulsar GoldBearing ...

WWF Armenia's Position Statement on Amulsar GoldBearing ...

 · Amulsar goldbearing quartzite mine is loed in one of the most important biodiversity areas including Important Area (IBA), Emerald Site and Key Biodiversity Area (KBA). It is a habitat for more than 25 species of animals and at least two species of plants, listed in the Red Data Book of Armenia.

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Pashinyan's powder keg – why the Armenian gov't can't ...

Pashinyan's powder keg – why the Armenian gov't can't ...

 · The Amulsar mine is considered to be one of the most promising investment opportunities in independent Armenia. According to some estimates, Lydian has already invested 400 million dollars, without even starting to mine any gold. If the project ever starts, it will have an appreciable effect on the Armenian economy.

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Everything you need to know about human rights in Armenia ...

Everything you need to know about human rights in Armenia ...

This was against the backdrop of ongoing tensions over the Amulsar gold mine in southern Armenia. Local residents had been blocking the access to the Amulsar mine since 2018, protesting that it posed a threat to the environment and their livelihoods. On 4 August, hundreds of activists gathered at the Amulsar mining site, after the company's new security personnel had forcibly removed the ...

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WWF Armenia's Position Statement on Amulsar GoldBearing ...

WWF Armenia's Position Statement on Amulsar GoldBearing ...

 · Amulsar goldbearing quartzite mine is loed in one of the most important biodiversity areas including Important Area (IBA), Emerald Site and Key Biodiversity Area (KBA). It is a habitat for more than 25 species of animals and at least two species of plants, listed in .

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Unsustainable Projects in Armenia: Case of Amulsar Gold .

Unsustainable Projects in Armenia: Case of Amulsar Gold .

 · Mountain Amulsar is loed some 160 kilometers south of Yerevan – Armenia's capital, on the border of Syunik and Vayots Dzor regions. It is some 12km away from Jermuk town and 57 km away from Gndevaz, Saravan, Saralanj, Kechut, Ughedzor and Gorayk villages. The gold will be extracted from the ore with cyanide. This process is called heap leaching and is considered .

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Everything you need to know about human rights in Armenia 2020

Everything you need to know about human rights in Armenia 2020

This was against the backdrop of ongoing tensions over the Amulsar gold mine in southern Armenia. Local residents had been blocking the access to the Amulsar mine since 2018, protesting that it posed a threat to the environment and their livelihoods. On 4 August, hundreds of activists gathered at the Amulsar mining site, after the company's new security personnel had forcibly removed the ...

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Major Mines Projects | Amulsar Project

Major Mines Projects | Amulsar Project

Amulsar Open Pit Project is loed 112 km SE from Yerevan, Armenia. Data Access; Keep me signed in. Forgot your password? Forgot Your Password? Enter the email you signed up with and we'll email it to you. Back. Mining Data Solutions. Home; Database; Subscribe; Sign In Sign In; Amulsar Project . This page is not tailored to devices with screen width under 750 px. Loion: 112 km SE from ...

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Amulsar mine

Amulsar mine

Amulsar goldbearing quartzite deposit (the Project) is loed on the borderline of RA Vayots Dzor and Syunik Regions, within the ridge area of north, northwestern branching of Zangezur Range, at the elevation of m. Reserves of Amulsar goldbearing quartzite deposit were explored, estimated and given a commercial value as a result of largescale geological exploration activities at ...

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Lydian

Lydian

Lydian is a gold developer focusing on construction at its 100%owned Amulsar Gold Project, loed in southcentral Armenia. However, illegal blockades have prevented access to Amulsar since late June 2018. Amulsar is expected to be a largescale, lowcost operation with production targeted to average approximately 204,000 ounces over a 12year mine life. Estimated mineral resources contain 3 ...

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The Battle Over Armenia's Amulsar Gold Mine

The Battle Over Armenia's Amulsar Gold Mine

 · The Amulsar gold mine is one of the most controversial projects in recent years in Armenia [Glenn Ellis/Al Jazeera] Others told us there is an even bigger potential threat from the mine, that it could have a serious negative effect on Lake Sevan, the largest body of water in the whole of the Caucasus, holding some 25 percent of Armenia's fresh water.

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Tackling Amulsar: What Armenia's Political Parties ...

Tackling Amulsar: What Armenia's Political Parties ...

 · Tackling Amulsar: What Armenia's Political Parties/Alliances Propose. Hetq reached out to the twentyfive parties and alliances running in the June 20 snap parliamentary election in Armenia to ascertain what their position is regarding the Amulsar gold mine. The status of the mine, owned by Lydian International, has been in limbo for several ...

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Amulsar gold mine in Armenia poses big threat to Caspian Sea .

Amulsar gold mine in Armenia poses big threat to Caspian Sea .

 · The Amulsar mine is loed in southeastern Armenia, 13 kilometers from Jermuk resort town and the Kechut reservoir, connected with Lake Sevan (Goycha), in the interfluve of Arpa river (Azerbaijani name Arpachay) and Vorotan river (Azerbaijani name Bazarchay). Both rivers flow through Azerbaijan and merge with Araz River. Environmentalists fear that the operation of the Amulsar .

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Launch of Amulsar Construction Is End to Little Armenian ...

Launch of Amulsar Construction Is End to Little Armenian ...

The launch of the construction works on Amulsar gold mining project was marked with huge arrogance. The ceremony was attended by the Armenian top officials, the Prime Minister of Armenia Mr. Hovik Abrahamyan, Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Levon Yolyan, Minister of Economy Artsvik Minasyan, heads of communities of Jermuk, Gndevaz, Saravan and Gorayk. Lydian board of directors ...

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Amulsar, the largest gold mine in Armenia, moves closer to ...

Amulsar, the largest gold mine in Armenia, moves closer to ...

 · The Amulsar Project, loed in southern Armenia, is an openpit mine with estimated mineral resources of million tonnes and a mineral reserve of million tonnes of contained gold ounces. When production underway, Lydian looks set average greater than 200,000 ounces per year. The Amulsar mine has been earmarked for a 2018 production start. The Amulsar Project, loed in .

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WWF Armenia's Position Statement on Amulsar GoldBearing .

WWF Armenia's Position Statement on Amulsar GoldBearing .

 · Amulsar goldbearing quartzite mine is loed in one of the most important biodiversity areas including Important Area (IBA), Emerald Site and Key Biodiversity Area (KBA). It is a habitat for more than 25 species of animals and at least two species of plants, listed in the Red Data Book of Armenia.

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Manipulations on the case of Amulsar in Armenian Times ...

Manipulations on the case of Amulsar in Armenian Times ...

 · Kyrgyz Amulsar crisis". Armenian Times seeks to draw desirable parallels between the early August clashes over the Kyrgyz gold mine and Amulsar. According to, on August 5, about 300 residents went to the SaltonSari gold mine in eastern Kyrgyzstan, demanding the Chinese company operating it stop the mining and leave the region. In the meantime, clashes between .

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14 questions and answers about Amulsar

14 questions and answers about Amulsar

 · We are glad that thanks to the Amulsar ESIA people have discovered this common issue in mining that was not being discussed in Armenia before. In fact, due to the fact that Amulsar ore is fully oxidized, ARD in Amulsar if it occurs, will be milder than in many other mines. At the same time, it is at Amulsar that modern management systems are built into the design of the mine during ...

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