Raising awareness of gender issues regarding environmental challenges is of crucial importance. Aarhus Centres strive to integrate a gender perspective in their work as well as to promote gender equality in, as well as through, their activities.
Aarhus Centre Alaverdi
The Centre promotes access to information on environmental issues, public participation in decision-making processes and contributes to improving the process of environmental management in Armenia.
The Centre helps government authorities fulfil their obligations by promoting appropriate legislation and practices targeting access to information, public participation and access to justice in environmental matters.
The Jayhun Aarhus Centre focuses on informing population on the main principles of Aarhus Convention and raising public awareness on environmental rights of citizens through conducting information sessions, seminars and other events.